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Historic North End Halifax

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Published by Nimbus Pub. in Halifax, NS .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North End (Halifax, N.S.),
  • Halifax (N.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • North End (Halifax, N.S.) -- History.,
    • North End (Halifax, N.S.) -- History -- Pictorial works.,
    • Halifax (N.S.) -- History.,
    • Halifax (N.S.) -- History -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-180).

      StatementPaul Erickson.
      GenrePictorial works.
      SeriesImages of our past
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1039.5.H17 E75 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 181 p. :
      Number of Pages181
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3345519M
      ISBN 101551094983
      LC Control Number2004353337


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Halifax's North End is an historical and photographic sketch of a major section of Atlantic Canada's largest city. Both in war and in peace the North End has played a vigorous and vital part in the history of Atlantic Canada's "Warden of the North.".

Historic North End Halifax. Author: Paul Erickson. Publisher: Nimbus Publishing. Halifax’s North End is an historical and photographic sketch of a major section of Atlantic Canada’s largest city. Both in war and in peace the North End has played a vigorous and vital part in the history of Atlantic Canada’s “Warden of the North.”.

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Despite its contemporary feel, the North End is also a neighbourhood filled with history. Much of this part of Halifax was destroyed during the city’s famous explosion — a historical event marked by the Memorial Bell Tower.