HISTORY OF THE OVENS, A Story of the 1861 Gold Rush

By: Young, J. LOscar

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No date (ca. 1961). A booklet collecting a number of 1861 articles from the Halifax Morning Chronicle newspaper, detailing events concerned with the discovery of gold at the Ovens, near Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. Also included are a brief history of the area, a chronology of the gold rush, letters, a couple of poems related to the events (one each by M. Elliot and Hazel F. Goddard), and a description of the area in 1960. 32 pages, illustrated. Light general wear. Uncommon.

Title: HISTORY OF THE OVENS, A Story of the 1861 Gold Rush

Author Name: Young, J. LOscar

Categories: History,

Edition: No edition

Publisher: No Place, No Publisher:

Binding: Wraps

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Duodecimo -- from 6.75" to 7.75" tall

Seller ID: 012763

Keywords: J. OSCAR YOUNG, THE OVENS, 1861 GOLD RUSH, LUNENBURG, NOVA SCOTIA, PANNING , M. ELLIOT, HAZEL F. GODDARD, MARITIME HISTORY, MARITIMES, HALIFAX MORNING CHRONICLE