The Story of Baw-a-ting: Being the Annals of Sault Sainte Marie
CAPP, Edward H.
One of the oldest European settlements in Canada also had a long First Nations occupation, as this volume makes clear. Topics include: the coming of the Indians; legends and traditions; coming of the French; building of the Mission; abandonment of the Mission; coureurs de bois et bois Brules; Repentigny and his fort; coming of the English; Alexander Henry, trader; the Great Turtle; rival companies; coming of John Johnston; War of 1812; Fenian Raid; schools and churches; fathers of the present town.
Date Published: 1907
Place Published: Sault Sainte Marie
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: viii, 261 p. 24 cm. 128 b&w line drawings and maps. Green cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Soiled covers. Bookplate on front pastedown for M. K. Climie. Chip at top of p. 207. Small tears at top of p 225. Streak on title page and some small spots p. 41 but most of book very clean internally.