Parry Sound Logging Days ---by John MacFie ( Ontario Local History )

By: Macfie, John / Boston Mills Press

Price: $13.13

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Book Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------soft cover, about 8.5w x 11h inches, a Very Good+ copy with a wee bit of very light wear and a light spine crease, 207 pages, b&w photos throughout, contents include: Preface; Contributors (many, many contributors); Intro; GOING to the BUSH --- First Job; Building Camp; Dressing for the Job, Knee Pants and no Socks; Tools of the Trade, Saws, axes, canthooks; At Work Chopping, Limbing, Loading, Skidding; The Roads; Man and Beast, Teamsters, Blacksmiths, Horses and Oxen; Peeling and Tanning; Camp Life - Cooks, Cookees and Cookeries / Singers and Fighting; Grandfathers, Fathers, Mothers and Sons; More Bush Characters; Lost Time, Lost Fingers; Companies and Bosses --- GOING on the DRIVE - Power and Balance, River-Drivers; Birling; A Fair Wind; Boys on the Drive; At Work, Alligators and River Hogs; Food and Clothing; Singing, Dancing, Carving, Clipping; Hotels; They used to Figure on Losing One Man a Year; In the Family; Companies and Bosses; On the Seguin --- WORKING in the MILL - The Mills; Quick Riches; My father; How I Got Out of School; Bad Luck and Trouble --- Epilogue; Glossary, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Parry Sound Logging Days ---by John MacFie ( Ontario Local History )

Author Name: Macfie, John / Boston Mills Press

Illustrator: John Macfie Cover Art

Categories: Hamilton & Ontario Local History,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Erin, ON: Boston Mills Press / Stoddart, 1992, 1st Softcover Edition. First Printing: 1992

ISBN Number: 1550460552

ISBN Number 13: 9781550460551

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151505

Keywords: Parry Sound Logging Ontario, Lumbermen, Lumberjacks, Loggers, Logging, Forestry, Timber,