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Record Set Name Place
The Peace River CountryAlberta
British Columbia from the Earliest Times to the Present, Biographical (vol. 3)British Columbia
British Columbia from the Earliest Times to the Present, Biographical (vol. 4)British Columbia
On Canada's FrontierBritish Columbia
Sunset Canada - British Columbia and BeyondBritish Columbia
The Gold Stripe, nos 1-3, 1919British Columbia
Year Book, 1903British Columbia
Presbyterian Pioneer MissionariesCanada (all)
Canada's Hundred DaysCanada (all)
Elected Representatives and Civil Servants of the Canadian Dominion Government, 1919Canada (all)
From the Rideau to the Rhine and BackCanada (all)
Gazetteer and Business Directory, 1930Canada (all)
List of Orders and Awards, 1919Canada (all)
Lovell's Canadian Dominion Directory, 1871Canada (all)
Pathfinders of the West Canada (all)
Provincial Government Personnel List, 1919Canada (all)
Railways, Steamships & Steamboats in CanadaCanada (all)
The Canada Directory, 1853/1854Canada (all)
The Century Cyclopedia of NamesCanada (all)
The Irishman in CanadaCanada (all)
The Loyalists of America and Their Times from 1620 to 1816Canada (all)
The Reverend Richard BradfordCanada (all)
The Scotch-Irish in Canada.Canada (all)
The Tragic Story of the Empress of Ireland (and other great sea disasters)Canada (all)
Three Years in CanadaCanada (all)
Thrilling Experiences in the War in South AfricaCanada (all)
Who, What & When in Canada (before the 20th Century)Canada (all)
Work of the Canadian Archives, 1908 - 1913Canada (all)
Attleborough in War TimeEngland
London in the Olden TimeEngland
The Bramshott Souvenir MagazineEngland
Facts About UlsterIreland
Sketches of Irish Soldiers in Every LandIreland
Provincial Telephone Directory #119, December 1947Manitoba
New Brunswick in the 1940'sNew Brunswick
The First Fifty Years of the Church of England in the Province of New Brunswick, 1783-1833New Brunswick
The Winslow Papers, 1776-1826New Brunswick
A Chapter in the History of the Township of OnslowNova Scotia
A Compendium of the Shipping of Yarmouth, 1761-1902Nova Scotia
A History of the County of AntigonishNova Scotia
A McCurdy Family HistoryNova Scotia
Cape Breton, CanadaNova Scotia
Eastern District Telephone Directory, 1922Nova Scotia
Halifax & District Telephone Directory, 1950Nova Scotia
Historical and Genealogical Record of the First Settlers of Colchester CountyNova Scotia
History of Nova Scotia (vol. 3)Nova Scotia
Louisbourg, an Historical Sketch.Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia in its Historical, Mercantile and Industrial RelationsNova Scotia
One Hundred Years with the Baptists of AmherstNova Scotia
Relief Map & Directory, 1931Nova Scotia
Richard John Uniacke, a Sketch.Nova Scotia
Ships of War, Lost on the Coast of Nova Scotia and Sable Island, during the Eighteenth CenturyNova Scotia
The History of the Presbyterian Church in Cape BretonNova Scotia
The Royal Province of New Scotland and her BaronetsNova Scotia
The Voyages and Discoveries of the Cabots.Nova Scotia
Yarmouth Past and Present, A Book of ReminiscencesNova Scotia
Yarmouth...a Sequel to Campbells HistoryNova Scotia
A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other Townships of the CountyOntario
A History of Simcoe CountyOntario
A History of St. John’s Church, Smiths FallsOntario
A History of the County of GreyOntario
Annual Report of St. Paul's Church, Hamilton, 1905 - 1939Ontario
Belleville Directory, 1940Ontario
Berlin Celebration of CityhoodOntario
Bushy Live in the Ottawa Valley.Ontario
Canada. Its Defences, Condition, and ResourcesOntario
Capt. Joseph Brant’s Status as a Chief, and some of His DescendantsOntario
Chief Smoke Johnson.Ontario
Commemorative Biographical Record of the County of LambtonOntario
Commemorative Biographical Record of the County of YorkOntario
David Zeisberger and his Delaware IndiansOntario
Diary of a Voyage from Scotland to Canada, 1833Ontario
Directory of Smiths Falls, 1948Ontario
Down the Years with Our Lady of Grace Parish, 1863 - 1955Ontario
Early Days at Port RyerseOntario
Feudalism in Upper Canada (McNab Township, Renfrew Co), 1823 - 1843Ontario
Fleming’s Farm and Live Stock Almanac, 1916Ontario
German-Canadian Folk-LoreOntario
Golden Jubilee, the T. Eaton Co. Ltd., 1869 - 1919Ontario
Governor Simcoe’s tour through Southern OntarioOntario
Hamilton Centennial 1846 - 1946Ontario
Historical Sketch of Markham Township, 1793 - 1950Ontario
Historical Sketches of the County of ElginOntario
History of Toronto and County of York, OntarioOntario
History of Leeds & Grenville from 1749 to 1879Ontario
History of the County of BruceOntario
History of the County of Lennox and AddingtonOntario
History of the County of Middlesex, CanadaOntario
History of the County of Perth from 1825 to 1902Ontario
History of the Ottawa ValleyOntario
History of the Settlement of Upper CanadaOntario
Illustrated Historical Atlas of Frontenac, Lennox and Addington CountiesOntario
Local History of the Town of BrockvilleOntario
Obituary of a Noted Anthropologist (Dr. A. F. Chamberlain).Ontario
Ontario County; A Short Sketch of its Settlement, Physical Features and ResourcesOntario
Original constitution and membership, Ontario Historical Society, 1899Ontario
Ottawa & Kingston City Directory, 1875Ontario
Ottawa City Directory, 1861-1862Ontario
Ottawa City Directory, 1909Ontario
Ottawa City Directory, 1926Ontario
Ottawa Past and PresentOntario
Past and Present Fortifications at KingstonOntario
Past Years in PickeringOntario
Pembroke Ontario's CentenaryOntario
Pioneer Life in ZorraOntario
Pioneer Papers nos. 1-6, Simcoe County Early HistoryOntario
Pioneer Sketches in the District of BathurstOntario
Provincial Government Personnel List, 1919Ontario
Recollections and Records of Toronto of OldOntario
Remarks on negotiation of the US -Canada border between St. Regis and Sault Ste. Marie.Ontario
Reminiscences by Judge William ElliottOntario
Reminiscences of earlier years in BrantOntario
Reminiscences of the First Settlers in the County of BrantOntario
Report of the Ottawa and Hull Fire Relief FundOntario
Robert Wilson, Pioneer Teacher (London, Ontario)Ontario
Rural Directory for the Electoral District of Lincoln, January 1929Ontario
Shanty, Forest and River LifeOntario
Sketch of Peter Teeple, Loyalist and Pioneer, 1762 - 1847Ontario
Some descendants of Joseph BrantOntario
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry- A HistoryOntario
The Canadian Biographical Dictionary,1880.Ontario
The Ethnographical Elements of OntarioOntario
The Fathers of London TownshipOntario
The Gilbert Family History (vol. 5), Ancestry of William ForbesOntario
The Gilbert Family History (vol. 6), Ancestry of Ezra HoltonOntario
The Gilbert Family History (vols. 1 & 2), Ancestry of Nancy Treadway & Melvin MoffattOntario
The Gilbert Family History (vols. 3 & 4), Ancestry of Daniel Britton & Sally WoodOntario
The Gilbert Family History, (vols. 7 & 8), Ancestry of Solomon Gilbert & Thankful HaskellOntario
The Great Western RailwayOntario
The History of the County of Welland, OntarioOntario
The Hub and the Spokes - The Capital and its EnvironsOntario
The Migration of Voyageurs from Drummond Island to Penetanguishene in 1828.Ontario
The Naming of London StreetsOntario
The Pioneers of Old OntarioOntario
The Proudfoot Papers per L&M.H.S.Ontario
The Settlement of LondonOntario
The Settlement of the County of GrenvilleOntario
The Settlers of Lobo TownshipOntario
The Settlers of March TownshipOntario
The Society of Friends of Lobo TownshipOntario
The Story of DundasOntario
The Story of St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, CobourgOntario
The Township of Scarboro, 1796 - 1896Ontario
The Village of LondonOntario
The White Chief of the OttawaOntario
Toon O' Maxwell—An Owen Settlement in Lambton CountyOntario
Toronto & the Home District Directory, 1837Ontario
Toronto, Hamilton & London, Society Blue Book , 1900Ontario
Toronto's 100 YearsOntario
Tribal Divisions of the Indians of OntarioOntario
United Empire Loyalists of the old Johnstown DistrictOntario
Vernon's London Directory, 1944Ontario
Welland County Minutes, 1936Ontario
Galt, Guelph, Kitchener-Waterloo, Telephone Directory, November 1958Ontario
A History of the Eastern TownshipsQuebec
Histoire de Longueuil et de la famille de LongueuilQuebec
L'Ile d'OrleansQuebec
Lovell's Business & Professional Directory, 1890-1891Quebec
Pioneers of the Upper Ottawa and the Humors of the ValleyQuebec
Sketches of some Early Shefford PioneersQuebec
Storied Province of Quebec - Biographies (vols. 3-5)Quebec
Storied Province of Quebec - History (vols. 1-2)Quebec
The Call to ArmsQuebec
The History of the Parish of Hull Quebec, 1823-1923Quebec
History of Saskatchewan and its People - HistoriesSaskatchewan
Saskatchewan, Canada- History of Saskatchewan and its People - Biographies)Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan, Canada- The GreystonSaskatchewan
Saskatoon Telephone Directory, 1944Saskatchewan
Andrew Jackson.United States
Lovell's Gazetteer of British North America, 1874United States
Officers And Members Of The Scotch-Irish Society Of America, 1891United States
Our Pledge to PosterityUnited States
Patriotism of The Scotch-Irish.United States
The Scotch - Irish in East Tennessee.United States
The Scotch-Irish in South-Western Pennsylvania.United States
The Scotch-Irish in the General Synod of the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North AmericaUnited States
The Scotch-Irish of CaliforniaUnited States
The Scotch-Irish of KentuckyUnited States
The Scotch-Irish of The Bench And BarUnited States
The Scotch-Irish People- Their Influence in the Formation of the Government of the United States.United States
The Scotch-Irish Race Among the NationsUnited States