The First Half Century of Ottawa


The First Half Century of Ottawa


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Historical sketch, origin and definition of the name Ottawa, parks, monuments, street cars, Parliament buildings, "healthiest city in Canada;" schools; University of Ottawa; churches; commerce; hotels (including Chateau Laurier being completed in 1912); social life; horticulture and floriculture; clubs; Ottawa River and Georgian Bay Canal; Government House; Lady Grey Hospital combats the "Great White Plague" (tuberculosis).

Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Esdale Press
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1910
  • Place Published: Ottawa
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    88 p. 17 x 25 cm. 121 b&w illustrations. Grey card covers with brown twine. Chipped spine ends. Moderate wear.

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