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To Preserve and Defend : Essays on Kingston in the Nineteenth Century.

Author/Creator:
Tulchinsky, G.
Publication:
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1976.
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Subjects:
Kingston (Ont.) -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
A collection of essays on Kingston during the nineteenth century, following the end of the War of 1812.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
Illustrations
Preface
Contributors
Introduction
I: The Shape of the City
The Character of Kingston
Architecture for a Boom Town: The Primitive and the Neo-baroque in George Browne's Kingston Buildings
The Settlement of Kingston's Hinterland
II: Fortress Kingston
Kingston and the Defence of British North America
Garrison and Community, 1815-1870
The British Influence of RMC
III: Economic Development
John A. Macdonald and the Kingston Business Community
The Canadian Locomotive Company
The Failure of the Commercial Bank
IV: Politics in Kingston
John Macaulay: Tory for All Seasons
Hugh C. Thomson: Editor, Publisher, and Politician, 1791-1834
Municipal Government and Politics, 1800-1850
The Orange Order and the Election of 1861 in Kingston
Kingstonians in the Second Parliament: Portrait of an Elite Group
V: Social Change
The Poor in Kingston, 1815-1850
John Travers Lewis and the Establishment of the Anglican Diocese
Immigrants in the City: Kingston as Revealed in the Census Manuscripts of 1871
Queen's University: Town and Gown to 1877
Notes
Index
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Tulchinsky, G. To Preserve and Defend
ISBN:
9780773585126
9780773502147
OCLC:
923237368