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T.C. Haliburton’s
NS c1800

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NS 1st Historian
Windsor
King’s College
Hurley on Long Pond
TCH’s Long Pond
Clifton Grove
Waterways
Windsor Gypsum
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Why He Wrote
Wise Saws
Bibliography
Works Online

Sam Slick’s Words

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Rhode Island to NS
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Thomas Chandler Haliburton "It occurred to me that it would be advisable to resort to … the garb of amusement to call attention to our noble harbors, our great mineral wealth, our healthy climate, our abundant fisheries, and our natural resources and advantages …"- Thomas Chandler Haliburton

Thomas Chandler Haliburton’s
Books Online

1823A General Description of Nova Scotia:
Illustrated by a New and Correct Map
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Printed at the Royal Acadian School, Halifax
Online: Early Canadiana Online
http://www.canadiana.org

1836The Clockmaker: or Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick of Slickville – Series One
Printed and published by Joseph Howe, Halifax the Nova Scotian
Online: The Project Gutenburg
http://www.ibiblio.org/gutenberg/

1840The Letter-Bag of the Great Western; or, Life in a Steamer
Published by Richard Bentley, London
Online: Early Canadiana Online
http://www.canadiana.org

1843The Attaché; Or, Sam Slick in England – First Series
Published by Richard Bentley, London
Online: Early Canadiana Online
http://www.canadiana.org

1844The Attaché; Or, Sam Slick in England – Second Series
Published by Richard Bentley, London
Online: Early Canadiana Online
http://www.canadiana.org

– The Attaché; or, Sam Slick in England (V2)
http://www.knowledgerush.com/paginated_txt/etext05/ttch210/ttch210_s1_p1_pages.html

1855Nature and Human Nature
Published by Hurst and Blackett, London
Online: Early Canadiana Online
http://www.canadiana.org

1857An Address on the Present Condition, Resources and Prospects of British North America: Delivered by Special Request at the City Hall, Glasgow, on the 25th March, 1857 by the Hon. Mr. Justice Haliburton
Published by Hurst & Blackett, London
Online: Early Canadiana Online
http://www.canadiana.org


Cornell University Library

Excerpts from Haliburton’s History of Nova Scotia: pp. 121-135
Title: The North American review. / Volume 30, Issue 66
Publisher: University of Northern Iowa Publication Date: January 1830
City: Cedar Falls, Iowa, etc. Pages: 588 page images in vol.


Online Works About Haliburton

Haliburton – The Man and the Writer

National Library
The Haliburton Series, Windsor, NS
by Francis Blake Crofton

A Sketch of the Life and Times of Judge Haliburton
by Robert Grant
Online: Early Canadiana Online
http://www.canadiana.org

Thomas Chandler Haliburton by F. Blake Croften
Title: The Atlantic monthly. / Volume 69, Issue 413
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Co. Publication Date: March 1892
City: Boston Pages: 872 page images in vol.
Making Of America – Cornell Online Books

Haliburton’s "affectionate intercourse" with Sigogne
and the Acadians of Clare –
Article published in Richard A. Davies (Ed.), The Haliburton Bi-centenary Chaplet, Papers presented at the 1996 Thomas Raddall Symposium, (Wolfville, NS: Gaspereau Press, 1997) 165-176.


Other Books of Interest – Cornell University Library

Canada as a Winter Resort, by W. George Beers: pp. 514-529
Title: The Century; a popular quarterly. / Volume 29, Issue 4
Publisher: The Century Company Publication Date: Feb 1885
City: New York Pages: 970 page images in vol.

Winter Sports in Canada, by Frederick G. Mather: pp. 391-4
Title: Harper’s new monthly magazine. / Volume 58, Issue 345
Publisher: Harper & Bros. Publication Date: February 1879
City: New York Pages: 962 page images in vol.

Winter Sports in New Brunswick: pp. 506-507
Title: The Living age … / Volume 10, Issue 122
Publisher: The Living age co. inc. etc. Publication Date: September 12, 1846
City: New York etc. Pages: 626 page images in vol.

Cornell University Library
Acadian Province by the Sea, by Arthur Wentworth Eaton: pp. 157-173

Title: The New England magazine. / Volume 13, Issue 2
Publisher: New England Magazine Co. Publication Date: October 1892
City: Boston Pages: 824 page images in vol.
Haliburton Reference Pg. 164

Cornell University Library
Nova Scotia, by Thomas F. Anderson: pp. 730-750

Title: The New England magazine. / Volume 14, Issue 6
Publisher: New England Magazine Co. Publication Date: August 1893
City: Boston Pages: 818 page images in vol.
Haliburton Reference Pg. 745

Cornell University Library
Longfellow’s Evangeline: The History of Acadie: pp. 215-245

Title: The North American review. / Volume 66, Issue 138
Publisher: University of Northern Iowa Publication Date: January 1848
City: Cedar Falls, Iowa, etc. Pages: 528 page images in vol.
p. 221 2 matches of ‘Haliburton’
p. 227 1 match of ‘Haliburton’

NOTE: Longfellow was inspired to write Evangeline after having read Haliburton’s History of Nova Scotia.

Descriptive Sketches of Nova Scotia, in prose and verse
Frame, Elizabeth, 1820-1913
.
257 pages.
(Halifax, N.S. : A. & W. MacKinlay, 1864.)

Cornell University Library – Baddeck and that Sort of Thing – by Charles Dudley Warner
Published by KJames R. Osgood and Company 1874
"Two comrades and travellers, who sought a better country than the United States in August…" make their way to Baddeck (Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada) by steam-boat, coach …

"Charles Dickens – American Notes" by John Lance Griffith
University of Virginia Information Technology & Communication
http://wsrv.clas.virginia.edu/~jlg4p/dickens/mainpg.html

Publicly-available Collection: 16 authors, including 98 volumes (70 titles)
Robert Montgomery Bird, John Gardiner Calkins Brainard, Charles Frederick Briggs, William Cullen Bryant [editor] ,Lydia Maria (Francis) Child, James Fenimore Cooper, Rufus Dawes, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Washington Irving, Caroline Matilda Kirkland, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Edgar Allan Poe, Epes Sargent, William Gilmore Simms, Nathaniel Parker Willis.
http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/eaf/pubbrowse/

University of Virginia – English Online Resources – We provide free access to any texts that we can legally make publicly available. These texts are not necessarily public domain. The texts that are restricted to UVA or VIVA use are typically commercial products whose vendors place these restrictions on us.

Early Canadiana Online


WHHS would like to thank –

University of Pensylvania Digital Library Program

Early Canadiana Online
http://www.canadiana.org

The Project Gutenburg
http://www.ibiblio.org/gutenberg/

 

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