Journal of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Vol. 3 2000

03-2000

Preface

Robert P. Harvey

 

The North End City Mission: Building Use in the Old North End

Judith Fingard

 

Birth of a Lawyer: James McGregor Stewart and the Halifax Bar on the Eve of the Great War

Barry Cahill

 

Halifax’s New South End, the North West Arm Land Company and a Parkland Legacy

Janet E. Chute

 

They Must Cultivate the Land: Abraham Gesner as Indian Commissioner, 1847-1853

Elizabeth Haigh

 

Nova Scotia’s Response to the Crystal Palace: The Provincial Industrial Exhibition of 1854

David A. Sutherland

 

Building a School of Nursing with Rockefeller Money: Three Nova Scotians at the University of Toronto

John Farley

 

“Hörte Ich dass…”: Travels of a Rhinelander in Nova Scotia in 1807

Terrence M. Punch; D. Litt

 

Travels of a Rhinelander through the North American States: In Nova Scotia, 1807

George Andreas Gottlieb

 

Yorkshire Settlement Beyond Chignecto

William B. Hamilton

 

Eugene Meuse’s Carding Bee: Portrait of an Acadian Village

Susan Young

 

Reverend William James Clarke: Chignecto Covenanter Castaway

Eldon Hay

 

The Pedigree of the Blind Piper of Gairloch

John G. Gibson, John G

 

The Almons of Halifax and Their Descendants (continued from Volume 2 of the Journal)

Heather Long

 

Book Reviews

African Exploits: The Diaries of William Stairs, 1887-1992

Reviewed by: John Eustace

 

St. Paul’s in the Grand Parade, 1749-1999

Reviewed by: Henry Roper

 

J. B. McLachlan: A Biography

Reviewed by: Scott Burbidge

 

Halifax: The First 250 Years

Reviewed by: Glenn Hancock

 

Working for the Best: The Life and Letters of Annie Leake Tuttle

Reviewed by:Lisa Gauder

 

Journal of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Vol. 2 1999

02-1999

Preface

David B. Flemming

 

“But Such is Life”: Growing Up in Nova Scotia in the Interwar Years

Margaret Conrad

 

Alderman Thomas Spence: The Dick Whittington of Halifax

Janet Guildford

 

The Aborted British Invasion: The Case of Swan Hunter Shipbuilders, 1899-1914

James D. Frost

 

A Hot Southern Town: Confederate Sympathizers in Halifax during the American Civil War

Francis I. W. Jones

 

History of the Grand Parade and Halifax City Hall

Brian Cuthbertson

 

The Bishop, the President and the Professor: Turmoil at the University of King’s College in the 1880s

Henry Roper

 

The Culture of Work: In the Halifax Naval Yard before 1820

Julian Gwyn

 

Rescue and Reward: Corporal George Liston’s Heroism on the Halifax Waterfront

Judith Fingard

 

City Upon A Hill: Architecture and Identity in Colonial Halifax

Allen B. Robertson

 

“To Consummate that Great Desideratum-A General Hospital”

Allan Marble

 

A Slave Ship Made Captive: The Schooner Severn

Dan Conlin

 

A Genealogy: The Almons of Halifax and Their Descendants

Heather Long

 

Book Reviews

Alone at Sea. The Adventures of Joshua Slocum

Reviewed by: George Parker

 

Journal of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, Vol. 1 1998

01-1998

Preface

David B. Flemming

 

Marconi’s Three Transatlantic Radio Stations In Cape Breton

Henry M. Bradford.

 

John Cabot and His Historians: Five Hundred Years of Controversy

Brian Cuthbertson

 

“A Worrisome Time”: Life in the Maritimes During World War II

Helen Jean M. Nugent

 

“Come East, Young Man!” The Politics of Rural Depopulation in Nova Scotia, 1900-1925

Paul Brown

 

A Historiography of Private Sea War in Nova Scotia

Dan Conlin

 

A Prince, The Governor, and Mr. Mayor: Halifax and the Politics of Prestige in 1841

David Sutherland

 

The Perils of Dalhousie History and Analogous Ventures

P.B. Waite

 

A Slice Of Golfing History: The Development Of Golf In Nova Scotia, 1895-1945

Allan Dunlop

 

“To the Relief of Malignant Diseases of the Poor”: The Acquisition of Radium for Halifax, 1916-1926

Charles R. R. Hayter

 

Three Archbishops And A Cardinal: His Eminence James C. McGuigan And The Prelates Of Halifax, 1931-1964

Peter McGuigan

 

Bringing ‘Salvation’ to the ‘Heathen’: The Forty Year Sojourn of The Reverend Joseph Annand In The New Hebrides

Arthur M. Smith

 

Genealogy: Editorial Introduction

Allen B. Robertson

 

A Genealogy: The Descendants of Michael Donovan (1770-1998)

Gail Judge

 

Book Reviews

The Wellington Dyke

Reviewed by: Jim Snowdon