HISTORY BOOKS ETC.

English Bloods in the Backwoods of Muskoka:
1878 by Frederick de la Fosse: 1930 edited by Scott Shipman published by Natural Heritage Books 2004

"The Lake In The Hills Strong Township and Sundridge 1875-1925"
compiled by Patricia Lee, edited by Alice May Robins. Hardcover, 1989, Published by Highway Book Shop, Cobalt, Ontario P0J 1C0.

"Journey Through Whispering Pines A History of Machar Township 1875 - 2000"
Municipaity of the Township of Machar, Editor Marion Morris, softcover 2000, Printed by Arrow Printing and Publishing, Box 370, Burks Falls, Ontario P0A 1C0

"Wait For Me Awhile" Memories of Lount
compiled by Audrey Michel Hicks, binder, 2000, Published by Creative Edge.

"Along Memory Lane with Hagerman People" 1868-1972
by: Mrs. Pearl MacLennan, curator for the Dunchurch women's Institute.

"Along Memory Lane with Hagerman People" 1972-1980, Volume 2
by Edith MacFie, curator for the Dunchurch women's Institute

"Along Memory Lane with Hagerman People" Volume 3
by Edith MacFie, curator for the Dunchurch women's Institute

"Tales from Another Time"
Oral History of Early Times in Parry Sound
by John MacFie, Published Parry Sound

Places of worship index: Parry Sound District, Ontario, before 1900
PUBLISHER: North Bay, Ont.: Nipissing District Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, c2000.

Parry Sound: friends greeting friends : anecdotes, stories, essays, facts /edited by Gustav A. Richar
PUBLISHER: Nobel, Ont.: Morsel Press, c1999

St. James United Church of Canada, Parry Sound, Ont.; history 1863-1963 and centennial service
PUBLISHER: [Parry Sound, Ont.?] [1963] By: Fleetwood Kingsey McKean

The Beattys of Parry Sound, 1863-1963
PUBLISHER: [Parry Sound? Ont.]: North Star Pub. Co. [1963?]
By: Fleetwood Kingsey McKean

Now and then: still more footnotes to Parry Sound history : plus more old-timers' stories from the lumber camps
By John Macfie
PUBLISHER: [Parry Sound, Ont. : J. Macfie, 1990]

The Sportsman's Paradise
By T.B. Higginson
PUBLISHER: Burks Falls, Ont.: Old Rectory Press, 1965

Guide book & atlas of Muskoka and Parry Sound Districts
Maps by Jno Rogers. Sketches by S. Penson. Toronto, H. R. Page, 1879
[Offset ed. PUBLISHER: Port Elgin, Ont.: Printed by Richardson, Bond & Wright, 1971].

Parry sound directory, 1898-1899
PUBLISHER: [Parry Sound, Ont.: Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, 1987]

Star gazing: reflections from the Parry Sound north star:
a collection of birth, marriage and death notices with selected articles and photos Compiled by Laura Knight Heidman; with foreword and history of the North star by Fred Heidman PUBLISHER: Parry Sound, Ont.: Parry Sound north star, 1999.

Memories of Burk's Falls and district, 1835-1978
sponsored by Book Committee, Evelyn Howell ... [et al.]; Village Council, Norman Mason, reeve ... [et al.]; editor, Larry J. Barry; co-editor, Janet Douglas
PUBLISHER: [Burk's Falls? Ont.: s.n., 1978].

Bengough and Burks Falls
By T. B. Higginson
PUBLISHER: Burks Falls [Ont.]: Old Rectory Press, 1975

McKellar memories : McKellar, Hurdville, Hemlock, Broadbent, Inholmes, Middle River, Squaw Lake
By Evelyn Watkins Moore
PUBLISHER: McKellar, Ont.: E.W. Moore, 1989.

Guide book & atlas of Muskoka and Parry Sound districts.
Maps by Jno Rogers, sketches by S. Penson. Toronto, H.R. Page, 1879
PUBLISHER: [Port Elgin, Ont. R. Cumming] [1971]

The Steamboat Era in the Muskokas, vol.1
by Richard Tatley
PUBLISHER: Erin, Ont.: Boston Mills Press, 1984

Huntsville: More Pictures From the Past/a committee of Heritage Huntsville
PUBLISHER: Erin, Ont.: Boston Mills Press

By Steam Boat & Steam Train: the story of the Huntsville and Lake of bays Railway and Navigation Companies
By: Niall MacKay
PUBLISHER: Toronto: Stoddart, c1982

Huntsville High School: The Golden Bear, 1921 to 1971: an Historical yearbook
Assembled by Huntsville High School Reunion Committee;
Kathleen West Robbins, editor ; Nona Lee Byrd Chambers, co-editor

Gravenhurst: an album of memories and mysteries
By: Shirley Barlow ... [et al.]
PUBLISHER: Gravenhurst, Ont.: Gravenhurst Book Committee, c1993.

History of Muskoka: a complete history of the pioneer days, navigation, lumbering, farming and kindred industries, together with the growth and development of the tourist trade in this now famous district.
By: L.R. Fraser
PUBLISHER: [Lindsay, Ont.?: Free Press?, 1946?].

BRACEBRIDGE AROUND 1930
Written By: Robert J. Boyer
Published by: Oxbow Press

A Good Town Continues: Bracebridge 1915-1999
edited by Nancy Thompson
Published by the Bracebridge 125th Anniversary Committee

Huntsville: With Spirit and Resolve
by Susan Pryke
Published by Heritage Huntsville

Browning Island, Lake Muskoka: cottagers remember the good old days
edited by Robert Attfield

The Gilded Cage: Gravenhurst German Prisoner-of-War Camp 20, 1940-1946
by Cecil Porter
Published by the Gravenhurst Book Committee

A Life in the Bush: lessons from my father
Roy MacGregor's
1999 Penguin Books (Thank you to Christine for submitting this book, she says it is very engaging)

"A TRACK THROUGH TIME" - A history of McMurrich Township 1891-1991
Written by- Janice R, Madill-1994
Published by Township of McMurrich
Printed by-Olympic Printing, Sprucedale, Ont.

The People of South Himsworth-A Centennial History 1990
Printed by Olympic Printing, Sprucedale, Ontario 1992
Edited by Marietta Raymond and Complied by Michael Raymond 137 Pages.

Golden Anniversary -Town of Powassan -Souvenir Programme 1905-1955
Printed By The Daily Nugget 44 Pages.

Many thanks to Jennifer Flegg, Wayne Jones, Christine & Paula,
Glenda Schneider for submitting some of these books

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