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Item ID# A2011.006.001
Title The Story of the Dominion : four hundred years in the annals of half a continent
Object Name Book
Dates of Creation [after 1903]
Creator Hopkins, J. Castell
Other Creators John C. Winston Company, publisher
Description A green hardcover book with the subtitle: "A History of Canada from its Early Discovery and Settlement to the Present Time; Embracing its Growth, Progress and Achievements in the Pursuits of Peace and War..."

Contains Canadian historical content including Aboriginal history, Jesuit Missions, French and English Wars, Colonialism, Loyalists, political and military uprisings, early industry, government development, Confederation, Hudson Bay Company, and the CPR.

This is one of the books originally housed in the library of the Alexander McNeill household, known as "The Corran", located north of Wiarton.

Book pages are gilt edged (golden).

Provenance This is one of the books originally housed in the library of the Alexander McNeill household, known as "The Corran", located north of Wiarton.
Collection McNeill, Alexander collection
Physical Description 650 p. : ill., ports., maps ; 25 cm.
Subjects Elections
Military personnel
Political campaigns
Politicians
Railway companies
Treaties
People McNeill, Alexander
Place Canada
Corran
Wiarton
Level of Description Item