History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario
History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario
History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario


History of the County of Peterborough, Ontario

C. Blackett Robinson

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Title continues: "Containing a History of the County; History of Haliburton County; Their Townships, Towns, Schools, Churches, Etc.,; General and Local Statistics; Biographical Sketches; and an Outline History of the Dominion of Canada, Etc., Etc." Peterborough County was part of the District of Colborne, founded in 1838, but which became the County of Peterborough in 1850. In 1862, the larger county was redivided into Haliburton County, Peterborough County, and Victoria County (now the City of Kawartha Lakes).This early history contains: a brief history of Canada and the Canadian people; the County and Town of Peterborough; townships of Peterborough; County of Haliburton; biographies of local men in each township.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: C. Blackett Robinson
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1884
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    viii, 783 p. 23 cm. 13 full-page engraved portraits. Fold-out map of Haliburton County. Rebound in full leather with new endpapers. Ink signature and tape on leaf before title. Repairs to edge of vii. causing discolouration to p. 1. Tape repair at bottom of p. 643 affects p. 642. Some thumbing and small stains. Occasional school ink stamps. Small tears at bottom of p. vii, chipped edge on p. 85. Tear in bottom of map.

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