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3 edition of Folklore of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. found in the catalog.

Folklore of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia.

Helen Creighton

Folklore of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia.

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Published by E. Cloutier, King"s Printer in Ottawa .
Written in English

  • Germans,
  • Lunenburg (N.S. : County),
  • Nova Scotia,
  • Lunenburg County.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Nova Scotia -- Lunenburg County,
    • Dance -- Nova Scotia -- Lunenburg County,
    • Germans -- Nova Scotia -- Lunenburg County -- Folklore,
    • Lunenburg (N.S. : County) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesCanada. National Museum, Ottawa. Bulletin no. 117. Anthropological series, no. 29
      LC ClassificationsQH1 .C13 no. 117
      The Physical Object
      Pagination163 p.
      Number of Pages163
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL197492M
      LC Control Numbera 50006031

      A great way to begin your visit to Lunenburg is with an entertaining and authentic stroll through years of history. There is no better way to experience the spectacular sites and atmosphere of Lunenburg's historic streetscapes and working waterfront than on foot. Your tour of Old Town Lunenburg - one of only two urban UNESCO-designated world heritage sites in North America .

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book now at 4/5(2). Mary Helen Creighton, CM (September 5, - Decem ) was a prominent Canadian collected over 4, traditional songs, stories, and beliefs in a career that spanned several decades, and she published many books and articles on Occupation: folklorist, author.

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THE VANISHING FOLKLORE OF NOVA SCOTIA BEATRICE M. HAY SHAW. THE encycloRaedia defines the science of Folklore as a branch of the larger science of Anthropology. This is divided into three distinct parts, (a) Mythology, dealing with the religious phases of man's spiritual development, (b) The Folk Tale, such as.

Lunenburg County is a county located on Nova Scotia. book South Shore of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. Major settlements include Bridgewater, Lunenburg, and Mahone Bay. 4 Access routes. 7 Nova Scotia. book links. Named in honour of the British king who was also the duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, it was established inwhen the Nova Scotia peninsula was Country: Canada.

The single major work to date on the folklore of Lunenburg County is Helen Creighton's Folklore of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, published in by the National Museum of Canada.¹ The book is a collection of materials on various folklore genres. Primary focus is placed on supernatural occurances and short anecdoctal stories.

Colourized Photograph of Woman Standing in front of Hebb Lake, Lunenburg Country, Nova Scotia, c By: N/A. Price: $ Publisher:. Inventory Number: Folklore of Lunenburg County Colourized b&w photo mounted on beige mat. Folklore of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia: Helen Creighton, McGraw-Hill Ryerson: Books - or: Helen Creighton.

Vintage Lunenburg. K likes. Inspired by 'Vintage Toronto' and 'Vintage Halifax', 'Vintage Nova Scotia. book is an open forum where EVERYONE is encouraged to post old photos, memories and ers: K. Lunenburg is a port town on the South Shore of Nova Scotia, d inthe town was one of the first British attempts to settle Protestants in Nova Scotia in an effort to displace the French colonial Roman Catholic Acadians and indigenous Mi'y: Canada.

This volume offers a compilation of folklore material gathered from Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, including data relating to traditional work patterns, education, values, beliefs, and songs. Due to Coronavirus – COVID conditions, all locations of South Shore Public Libraries will be closed until further notice.

The decision to reopen will be made in consultation with Nova Scotia Public Health authorities. The book opens with a year-old boy witnessing a murder outside the small community of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

Thirty years later Annie Wells is a police officer in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She is divorced and had lost custody of her two sons to her ex-husband (who has since remarried) because of her demanding job/5. Mary Fraser was a pioneer in researching and recording the folklore of Cape Breton and eastern Nova Scotia, and this book is an invaluable source for the legends of rural Nova Scotians.

Scottish, Acadian and Mi'qmaq traditions are all included. Newfoundland Studies Vol. 1 Spring throught to Vol. 26 No. 1 Spring [ 50 issues] By: N/A.

Price: $ Publisher: St. John's, NF, Newfoundland Studies, Department of English, Memorial University: Spring to Spring and Fall Folklore of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Paperback – Jan. 1 by : Helen.

Creighton. Folklore of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia by Helen Creighton. Printed This is Nova Scotia by Will R. Bird. Printed Franklin D.

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Folklore of Nova Scotia Chapter I. The Land and its People Previous to this, a number of German colonists who had settled in Lunenburg County had crossed over to the Acadian lands and had driven many of the cattle back to their own settlement.

The great problem that now faced the governors of Nova Scotia was the peopling of the vacant lands. Folklore -- Nova Scotia -- Lunenburg (County), Lunenburg (N.S.: County) -- Social life and customs Publisher Ottawa: National Museums of Canada Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language EnglishPages: Lunenburg County Folklore and Oral History: Project ' by LACEY, Laurie (Ed.) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Cumberland Street, P.O.

Box ; Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada B0J 2C0; Phone: () Fax: () A Listing of published materials on the history of Nova Scotia. Books on Nova Scotia C. Click the letter and you will be brought to the appropriate list. A B C § This is but a fragment (pp. ) of an old book that was sent to me, inby an admirer.

It's yellowed and frail. Folklore of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia (Ottawa: Nat. Town of Lunenburg, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

K likes. We love our Town of Lunenburg, NS. Join us as we celebrate our warm people, vibrant businesses, UNESCO heritage, community events and ers: K. Detailed research publication on Folklore and oral history of Lunenburg Nova Scotia, in the Canadian Maritimes. Lots of great black and white images, pages.

Good condition, some fading to covers, binding tight, pages generally clean and Rating: % positive. The ground my memorable trip included was not Lunenburg County but I can portray what I love about Nova Scotia and learn the rest.

I found Bluenose Ghosts by Dr. Helen Creighton. I loved it and Bluenose Magic awaits. I believed the jackpot would be Folklore Of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Her opus, a hit in international folklore, is out /5. Find and contact people in our Lunenburg, NS White Pages on ca.

Lunenburg Bound Montague Street Lunenburg NS B0J 2C0 Canada. Phone: Email: bHVuZW5idXJnYm91bmRAZ21haWwuY29t. Her published collections of witchcraft beliefs indicate, however, that female witches were far more numerous.

For example, the chapter on witchcraft and enchantment in Folklore of Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia contains twenty-six texts mentioning the gender of a witch. In twenty-one of them, the person responsible for casting spells is female.

Preferring to be a living part of the history, rather than hiding behind-the-scenes with her nose in a book, she co-founded Travel Lunenburg Ltd. in She loves sauerkraut, is fascinated with the folklore of Lunenburg County, and is superstitious without even meaning to be.

DesBrisay, Mather Byles (): § DesBrisay was a county court judge and a member of the Historical Society of Nova Scotia. History of the County of Lunenburg (); (Toronto: Wm. Biggs, ). Denys, Nicolas (): The Description and Natural History of the Coasts of North America § This work was originally published at Paris in.

June Banks Evans, 9 books Helen Creighton, 1 book Susan D. Jones, 1 book Peter Barss, 1 book Lunenburg County (Va.), 1 book D. Cann, 1 book Katherine Blackwell Elliott, 1 book Landon Covington Bell, 1 book Don Simmons, 1 book Ben H.

Coke, 1 book John Vogt, 1 book Nathaniel Mason Pawlett, 1 book. “Folklore of Lunenburg County” - C (Miscellaneous collection of items re: publication written by Helen Creighton - ; includes clippings, reviews, promotional material, program, postscript, syntax, list of complimentary copies sent, contracts - ca.

(see correspondence transferred).) MG 1 Vol. 4: textual records. We are always looking to add more True Nova Scotia Ghost Stories, Folklore and Legends to our Haunted collection. If you are from Nova Scotia, and have a story that you would like to share, we would love to hear from you.

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News release: The Municipality of the District of Lunenburg declares climate emergency, joins national climate protection program. News release: Residents Invited to Attend Your Government, Your Ideas Meetings.

Winter Farmer's Market Sat. 22 Feb, ( am - pm) Council Meeting Tue. 25 Feb, am. History of The County of Lunenburg provides a detailed history of the settlement and development of Lunenburg County from the time of European settlement up to Most important to family history researchers is the biographical and genealogical information of many of the individuals and families who settled and lived in this important Nova Scotia county.

19th Century politics could be downright vicious pdf considerable slander. This political broadsheet asked the Lunenburg County electorate to vote for Charles Edwin Kaulbach, the Conservative candidate in the federal election to be held on 17 September Kaulbach called his opponent, Charles.Chicago citation style: Creighton, Helen, and J.

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