spiral bound, pict. card wraps, 70 pages, illustrated, map, "The Fownes and Melvin Families settled along the shores of the Bay of Fundy near Salmon River toward the end of the 18th century. Both of these families were shipbuilders and also owned large farms in the area. Two of the Fownes brothers had a mill operaton on the Fuller Brook where iit crosses the historic S.K. Daly property. The Melvin family built eighteen vessels at Melvin Beach. This site is located within the boundary of the Funday Trail Parkway.both families could boast not only shipbuilders but also ships captains. They sailed all over the world from the Bay of Fundy to AFrica, India, Australia and the PAcific coast of the United States. Many of them married and settled in those far off locations." A scarce title, of special interest to genealogists. Size: 4 to,. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : TRAILBLAZERS : an illustrated history of ...
Éditeur : R. & M. Print. and Publ. Ltd
Date d'édition : 2002
Reliure : Pict. Card Wraps,
Illustrateur : Drawings By Mary Hibbert,
Etat du livre : Very Good
Edition : First Edition.
Description du livre R. & M. Printing and Publishing Ltd., Elgin, NB, 2002. Soft cover. État : Very Good. No Jacket. Hibbert, Mary Fleming (illustrateur). First Edition. Wide 8vo. 74pp, numerous sketch illustrations in the text, 1 map. Spiral bound. An unnumbered copy of 1,000. Remnants of a name label on the front cover, otherwise a nice copy. N° de réf. du libraire 179761
Description du livre R. & M. Printing and Publishing Ltd., Elgin, New Brunswick, Canada, 2002. Soft Cover. État : Fine. No Jacket. First Edition. Softcover in black binder. First Edition, Stated First Printing-1000 copies Published May 2002. Book is Near Fine. Preface "One of my very favorite spots in the world is Great Salmon river also known as Big Salmon River. There are few days that pass during the summer that I do not drive to Slamon River at least to stop along the fundy Trail to visit yet another spot where one can sit and just listen to the waves, th birds and the water as it falls over the cliffs at Fuller Falls" An interesting book beautifully illustrated by Artist Mary Fleming Hibbert. Digital images available upon request. All books shipped same day or next in a box with styrofoam peanuts. N° de réf. du libraire 002243