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A geography and history of the country of Digby, Nova Scotia

Isaiah W. Wilson

A geography and history of the country of Digby, Nova Scotia

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Published by Holloway in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Digby (N.S. : County) -- History.,
  • Nova Scotia -- History -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Isaiah W. Wilson.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 25958
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 microfiches (257 fr.).
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21775871M
    ISBN 100665259581


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The mainland portion of the Nova Scotia peninsula is attached to North America through the Isthmus of s offshore islands, the largest of which is Cape Breton Island, form the bulk of the eastern part of the province.

The geological history of the province spans more than billion years. Continental drift led to the southern half of the province's mainland portion, the.

This book records the history of the county of Digby, Nova Scotia from prior to European settlement until The following is from the author's Preface: "The author, after most exhaustive researches, beginning with February 1,and extending at intervals over the period of twenty-six years since elapsed, has succeeded in collecting /5(5).

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A Geography and History of the County of Digby, Nova Scotia/5(5). A Geography and History of the County of Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada is an essential resource for those who have an interest in the early history of Digby County. pages; X " Hardcover (premium binding, red with gilt stamping on front and spine) Originally published by Holloway Bros., A geography and history of the country of Digby, Internet Archive BookReader A Geography and History of the County of Digby, Nova Scotia Internet Archive BookReader A Geography and History of the County of Digby, Nova Scotia A Geography and History of the County of Digby, Nova Scotia.

A Geography and History of the County of Digby, Nova Scotia. [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, Nova Scotia (also known as Mi'kma'ki and Acadia) is a Canadian province located in Canada's known history, the oldest known residents of the province are the Mi'kmaq the first years of European settlement, the region was claimed by France and a colony formed, primarily made up of Catholic Acadians and Mi' time period involved six wars in which the Mi.

Nova Scotia Geography. The hills and low mountains ranges of Nova Scotia are all located within the Appalachian Mountains, a chain of eroded mountains that extend about 1, miles in length, from central Alabama in the U.S., through Canada's maritime provinces.

The province's rugged coastline is indented by hundreds of bays, coves and small inlets. Book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index.

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Not illustrated. Excerpt: CHAPTER XXIII. Nova Scotia Electric Telegraph And Its Successors--DomesTic Steamers And Telephone Lines. The amazing inventions of nineteenth century were far exceeding the most romantic.

Brief History of the Digby Area Prior to the arrival of the Europeans this area was the home of the Mi'Kmaq people. the rich Fundy ecology augmented by an extensive watershed system supported a rich sustainable fishery and functioned like a water highway transporting the indigenous peoples to the interior for hunting, fishing and collection of medicinal plants.

Digby, town, seat of Digby county, western Nova Scotia, is situated at the southern end of Annapolis Basin, an inlet of the Bay of British Admiral Robert Digby convoyed a group of loyalists to settle the site. Digby is now a popular summer resort and fishing port; it has a large scallop fishing fleet.

Industries include lumbering, woodworking, and fish processing. Original data: Wilson, Isaiah W. A Geography And History Of The Country Of Digby, Nova x, N.S.: A Geography and History of the County of Digby, N.S. by Wilson, Isaiah W. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Geography and History of the County of Digby Nova Scotia Canadiana Reprint Series by Wilson, Isaiah W - AbeBooks.

A Geography and History of the County of Digby, Nova Scotia Paperback – Feb 17 by Isaiah W Wilson (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all 14 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from /5(5). HISTORY OF NOVA SCOTIA: Book #1, The Lion & The Lily () § A Table of Seven Parts.

HISTORY OF NOVA SCOTIA: Book #2, Settlement, Revolution & War () § A Table of Five Parts. HISTORY OF NOVA SCOTIA: Book #3, The Road To Being Canada () § A Table of Chapters. NOVA SCOTIAN BIOGRAPHIES () DATE LIST. GLOSSARY. A Geography and History of the County of Digby, Nova Scotia by Isaiah W Wilson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Nova Scotia, Canadian province located on the eastern seaboard of North America, one of the four original provinces that constituted the Dominion of Canada in Its capital city is Halifax. Learn more about Nova Scotia’s history, government, and points of interest in this article. The Crown resettled thousands of Loyalists in Nova Scotia and other areas of Canada.

Digby County was established in Previously, from Augwhen Nova Scotia was first divided into counties, this area had been part of Annapolis County. InDigby County was divided into two sessional districts: Digby and y: Canada.

Digby is a town in southwestern Nova Scotia, is the administrative centre and largest population centre in Digby town is situated on the western shore of the Annapolis Basin near the entrance to the Digby Gut, which connects the basin to the Bay of y: Canada.

Geography and History of the County of Digby Nova Scotia (Canadiana reprint series) by Isaiah W. Wilson. Mika Pub Co, Hardcover. Good. BOOK - A Geography and History of the County of Digby, Nova Scotia By Isaiah W. Wilson Originally published by Holloway Bros., Halifax, This edition published by Global Heritage Press, Milton (CD ) Beginning inauthor Isaiah Wilson travelled.

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Coordinates. Nova Scotia (/ n oʊ v ə ˈ s k oʊ ʃ ə /) is a province in eastern Canada. With a population ofas ofit is the most populous of Canada's three Maritime provinces and four Atlantic is the country's second-most densely populated province and second-smallest province by area, both after neighbouring Prince Edward Island.

Its area of 55, square Capital: Halifax. The Nova Scotia Archives has county histories for most counties in the province. The majority of these histories were written between andand some include brief genealogies.

Additionally, there are many community histories in our holdings. Clare: Clare Localisation: Country Canada, Province Nova Scotia, County Digby. Available Information: Postal address, Phone, #DE_EDIFICE# fax number, Website /5. Nestled between Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, Atlantic Canada's Bay of Fundy is home to the highest tides in the world.

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How to Get Here By land take Highway to Exit #26 and follow Highway # North to Digby approximately miles into Digby: When arriving by sea on board the M.V Fundy Rose car ferry from Saint John NB to Digby NS. take the Shore Road to the first stop sign. Office Hours. Monday through Friday am - pm Closed Saturday and Sunday.

Mailing Address. The Town of Digby P.O. Box Digby, Nova Scotia B0V 1A0. A Geography and History of the County of Digby; (Halifax: Holloway Bros., ). Winsor, Justin (): § Winsor was the librarian of Harvard University.

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Virtually surrounded by the sea, the ocean's salty waters pulse through Nova Scotia's historic veins. Nova Scotia's rich folklore is steeped in sea-related superstitions together with fables, myths, Scottish legends and ghost stories.

Here fishermen have cast their nets for. A hand book of the geography and natural history of the province of Nova Scotia for the use of schools, families, and travellers / Related Titles. Series: CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no.

Dawson, J. Sir, (John William), Book Edition: 4th Ed., Rev. And Enl. The Digby name appears prominently on restaurant menus far and wide, thanks to the world famous, mouth-watering scallops harvested off its shores. But this charming fishing community is much more than the scallop capital of the world.

Parks, trails, and championship golf. And some of the best whale watching in North America. Nova Scotia Travel Guide - Holiday tips and expert tourist advice on everything from Halifax nightlife and hotels to sailing, fishing, Acadian sites and lighthouses.

Also including walking and driving routes, Cape Chignecto Provincial Park, Digby Neck, An. Acadia: The geography of early Nova Scotia to Clark, Andrew Hill: Books - 5/5(1). The Town of Digby is located on the west side of the Annapolis Basin in western Nova Scotia.

Digby, NS, incorporated as a town inpopulation (c), (c). Referred to as Oositookum ("ear") by the MI'KMAQ, it was called Conway by some early New England settlers, and was later named for Admiral Robert Digby, commander of the. Nova Scotia Genealogist. Library Catalogue.

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