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100 Years In The Swan River Valley "since first settlers arrived in the valley"

By: N/A

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Swan River, Manitoba, Centennial History Book Committee: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17896

ISBN: 1550565621

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Bright red cloth covered boards with black titles show very light shelf wear. Name written on title page, unsure of any link to the authorship of the book. ; B&W Illustrations, Maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 624 pages; This is one of a series of books put out commemorating Canada's centennial. It is a very thorough history of the Swan River Valley area with many brief biographies of families who lived there going back to the time of settlement. At page 400 is a list... View more info

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Along the Hills to the Valley

By: Smith, William R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Polonia, MB, Polonia Centennial Committee: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19068

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Boards show light shelf wear. FFEP upper front corner has been clipped, previous owner's name on front pastedown. Light damage to outer hinge along spine. Some yellowing of pages. ; A bright, solid book. Maroon boards with white impression of an old time farm on front, white titles front and spine. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 204 pages; In 1885 a community was established in Manitoba of newly arrived Hungarians and Slavs, originally called Hun... View more info