calendar of the White collection of manuscripts in the public archives of Nova Scotia.

by Margaret Ells in Halifax, N.S

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Edition Notes

StatementCompiled by Margaret Ells, under the direction of D.C. Harvey, archivist. Public archives of Nova Scotia.
SeriesNova Scotia. Public archives. Publication, no. 5
LC ClassificationsCD3645 .N88
The Physical Object
Pagination130, xi p.
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6410870M
LC Control Number40033760

  Abdoul Abdi came to Nova Scotia as a six-year-old refugee, but has spent most of his recent years fighting to not be sent away from the only country he’s called home. Though eligible for citizenship during his years as a ward of the state, the Department of Community Services never filed an application—meaning Abdi’s criminal record Author: Team Coast. New York and Nova Scotia – In Frank became a United States citizen. In the decade following, however, he began to spend more time in Canada. After separating from Mary in , he bought a house in Mabou on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, with artist June Leaf in He and Leaf married in The move back to Nova Scotia was occasioned by the birth of Smith’s second child in February. “We felt like we were at the limits with one kid in the city,” he said. Both he and his wife. This collection includes most of the materials listed in Nancy M. Miller Surrey’s Calendar of Manuscripts in Paris Archives and Libraries Relating to the History of the Mississippi Valley to This calendar acts as a comprehensive guide documenting the French experience in .

Canada: Public Archives of Nova Scotia (Halifax) ~ Samuel Sparrow Research. Research Trip to Halifax/ Bridgetown / Maitland, Nova Scotia, Canada: Samuel Sparrow ~ August 13 to Aug These books are available in the Archives Library Information Center at the National Archives Building downtown and at College Park. We also have over genealogical CD-ROMs available for use in the Library downtown. (See the Genealogical CD-ROMs web site.) If you have suggestions for books that we should add to this list, please e-mail us at [email protected] Contents: [table. Explore Lunenburg – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, National Historic District, winner of the Communities in Bloom most beautiful small town in Canada, Prettiest Painted Places in Canada, Port City of the Year and Society of American Travel Writers’ awards. Picturesque Lunenburg lies nestled along the scenic shores of southern Nova Scotia one hour from Halifax and the international airport. The majority of them — 36, - to New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, while about 6, went to Quebec and 2, to Prince Edward Island. 5, white Loyalists went to Florida, bringing along their slaves who numbered about 8, ( whites and blacks returned to the States from Florida).

Living in Mi’kma’ki-Acadie-Alba Nuadh-Nouvelle-écosse-Nova Scotia means living with the sea. Like the land we call home, every generation of maritime women is shaped by the sea – through maintaining tradition and pushing boundaries, work and play, struggle . Series forms part of the Commissioner of Public Records collection collection and consists of records relating to the administration of Indian affairs in Nova Scotia. Includes Joseph Howe's letter book as commissioner for Indian affairs, These galleries, libraries, archives, and museums have joined the National Archives to share their collections for #ArchivesHashtagParty. Want to join? Send an email to [email protected] to be added to the participant list and become a part of our community of practice. Party in the front, business in the back! Learn how #ArchivesHashtagParty supports our National Archives.

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A calendar of the White collection of manuscripts in the Public Archives of Nova Scotia. Halifax, N.S.: The Archives, A Calendar. The White Collection. Manuscripts. in the. Public Archives of Nova Scotia. Preface. Students of Nova Scotian History freely acknowledge their indebtedness not only to the discerning and foresight of successive governments of Nova Scotia in preserving their public records but also to those historically-minded Nova Scotian families who have kept their family papers, both public and private.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ells, Margaret. Calendar of the White collection of manuscripts in the public archives of Nova Scotia.

Additional orientation can be obtained from the following: Margaret Ells, A Calendar of Official Correspondence and Legislative Papers Nova Scotia, (Halifax: Public Archives of Nova Scotia, ); and Margaret Ells, A Calendar of the White Collection of Manuscripts in the Public Archives of Nova Scotia (Halifax: Public Archives of Nova Scotia, ).

White, Captain Gideon ():§ Coming as a loyalist to Shelburne inWhite, a merchant and farmer, was active in public life in both the Town of Shelburne and the province.

A Calendar of the White Collection of Manuscripts in the Public Archives of Nova Scotia(Halifax: PANS, Pub. #5, ). A Calendar of the White Collection of Manuscripts in the Public Archives of Nova Scotia.

Halifax, Most of these papers are now closed to the Public but this very detailed compilation provides valued data. A volume entitled Nova Scotia Archives II, edited by Archibald MacMechan (Halifax, ), contains calendars of Governors' Letter Books and a Commission Book, The principal manuscript collections of material for Acadian history are in Paris, London, Boston, Halifax, and Ottawa.

In Paris are the official records of French rule in America. Publications of the governments of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Place-names of the province of Nova Scotia: A Calendar of the White Collection of Manuscripts in the Public Archives of Nova Scotia: A Catalogue of The Akins Collection of Books and Pamphlets: Journal and letters of Colonel.

Location. Nova Scotia Archives University Avenue Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 1W4. Contact Us tel: fax: [email protected] The Municipal Archives holds many County Council photographs. Unfortunately, we have not yet discovered a photograph of Thomas Johnson, first African Nova Scotian County Councillor.

*According to Black Cultural Centre of Nova Scotia's page on Municipal Democracy. Pictou Public Library "Home of the Bud White Collection" One of our larger branches, Pictou Library is located downtown Pictou on Water Street in the Town Council Building.

We offer a full range of free services and access to the resources of all Nova Scotia public libraries. Archives of Ontario United Empire Loyalist Records Research Guide Most Recent Update: April As a result of the American Revolution, approximately 8, United Empire Loyalists (individuals who had remained loyal to the British cause) migrated to what is now southern Ontario.

They were among the first white settlers of the province and wereFile Size: KB. We can only at this stage but touch upon the life of Gideon White. For further research, see A Calendar of the White Collection of Manuscripts in the Public Archives of Nova Scotia Pub.

#5 (Halifax: PANS, ); and see, Gideon White: Loyalist (Petheric Press, ), my copy has a visitor's guide to the "Ross-Thomson House tipped in. The John Fisher Memorial Museum was established in and depicts many of the aspects of life on the Kingston Peninsula.

From Wolastoqiyik basket work to the tools and clothing of early settlers the museum displays many local artifacts. File includes the Continuous Learning Association of Nova Scotia board of directors' meeting minutes and agenda, financial statement, a typescript written by Tom Jones on the Continuous Learning Association of Nova Scotia's meeting, a booklet entitles "Building competitiveness: a white paper on economic development produced by the province of Nova Scotia, and a poster of the CBC.

Reclaim The Records is a not-for-profit activist group that uses state Freedom of Information laws to obtain copies of genealogical and archival data sets from government agencies, state libraries, and municipal archives.

We then make the data available to the public for free, without any copyrights, usage restrictions, or paywalls.

You can. The Kennans and the Bells became acquainted in Baddeck, Nova Scotia, where both families maintained vacation homes.

The timeline of Kennan's life, written by Emeline Kennan and titled "Chronologies," is an extremely detailed account of her husband's life between and For many years there are nearly daily entries on his activities.

Related finding aid: "Report on Canadian Archives" for contains a calendar of Nova Scotia State Papers (CO ) for correspondence from the administration in Nova Scotia to the Secretaries of State and Board of Trade, for dates to (HIL-GOV fn45 R ). American Loyalists Collection Transcripts and digests from the Audit Office records in the Public Record Office, London, in sixty-six large folio volumes, and from the Royal Institution of Great Britain, in eight folio volumes, of the books and papers of the Commission of Enquiry into the losses.

The new Waste Collection Calendars are now available follow the link provided below or drop into the Town Office for a printed copy. Under the authority of Section of the Motor Vehicle Act, as Traffic Authority for the Town of Digby, I make the following temporary regulations.

Special Collections invites the Dalhousie academic community and researchers from the general public to explore the rich research resources available in its twenty-five subject and author collections, a general rare book collection of significant individual pre imprints and a comprehensive pre Canadiana collection with an emphasis on Canadian literature.

A documentary study of the establishment of the Negroes in Nova Scotia between the War of and the winning of Responsible Government. (Publication No. Halifax: The Public Archives of Nova by: Speakers of Canadian Gaelic have their origins in the Highlands and Islands of sh Gaels were settled in Nova Scotia, commencing in with the arrival of the Ship Hector and continuing until the s.

Gaelic has been spoken since then in Nova Scotia on Cape Breton Island and on the northeastern mainland of the province. Scottish Gaelic is a member of the Goidelic branch of Language family: Indo-European, CelticInsular.

Collection consists of transcripts and digests from the Audit Office records in the Public Record Office in London and from the Royal Institution of Great Britain of the books and papers of the Commission of Enquiry into the losses and services of American loyalists between and Letter to Gen.

[James] Paterson, commanding in Nova Scotia Names Emmet, Thomas Addis, (Collector) Paterson, James (Recipient) Leslie, Alexander, ca.

(Creator) Collection. Thomas Addis Emmet collection. Series XXVII. Gen. Leslie's Letter Book. Dates / Origin Date Created: Place: Charles-Town, S.C. Library locations. Information on the structure, location, departments, offices and agencies that make up the Provincial Government of Nova Scotia.

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to Captain William Fenwick, Royal Engineers, Halifax, Nova Scotia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May. (Camino Island #1) John Grisham (Goodreads Author) Rating details 76, ratings 7, reviews. A gang of thieves stage a daring heist from a secure vault deep below Princeton University’s Firestone Library.

Their loot is priceless, but Princeton has insured it for twenty-five million dollars/5. A manuscript (abbreviated MS for singular and MSS for plural) was, traditionally, any document that is written by hand — or, once practical typewriters became available, typewritten — as opposed to being mechanically printed or reproduced in some indirect or automated way.

More recently, the term has come to be understood to further include any written, typed, or word-processed copy of an. The Queen deposited the volumes in The National Archives, where the collection has remained ever since.

The “Book of Negroes” has had a long journey from its creation on a New York dock inmuch like the men, women and children chronicled within its pages who embarked from the same dock on a journey to a new life of freedom. The Sablé Collection for 19th Century French Studies is located within the Rare Book collection at the John M.

Kelly Library and contains over books by and about Émile Zola. The Sablé Collection is comprised of s volumes (most of them in original edition) on French Romanticism and French history and society in the 19th century.The list of documents determined to be missing from series A as of are also indicated in the reprint edition of "The Calendar of N.Y.

Colonial Manuscripts Indorsed Land Papers; in the Office of the Secretary of State of New York, " (Harrison, NY: Harbor Hill Books, ).The bound volumes include an entry book for "Virginia District B,"a partial list of Virginia officers and men entitled to bounty lands, surveying accounts, lists of surveys and proprietors, survey records, lists of lands located for refugees from Canada and Nova Scotia by act of Congress, Feb.

1,and a letterbook of John R.