The Irishman in Canada, by Nicholas Flood Davin
Published in 1877
March 21, 2010:
A family member sent this to me last week. It was published in 1877.
... Taylor Kennedy
Taylor: This is a rare first edition. A beautiful book and a great photo. They don't make books like this one any more.
The prose is wonderful. Thanks for sending this along!
December 9, 2010:
Marriage of Nicholas Flood Davin
(He married a member of the pioneer Reid family from the Gatineau Valley, Quebec)
Source: Pioneers of the Upper Ottawa and the Humors of the Valley, by Anson Gard, page 83
Keywords: Poet's Hill in Beechwood Cemetery, Fitzroy Township, Detroit, Michigan, USA, Doctor Henry Morgan
January 15, 2012:
The world is good. Now we can download a copy of The Irishman in Canada, for free, from Google Books.
January 24, 2016:
Here is a photo of Nicholas Flood Davin c. 1873. This picture is included in a new publication by the
Historical Society of Ottawa called The Politics of Commemoration and the Failure of the Davin Memorial Project.
The photograph is on page 7 of this very interesting work by Matthew Moore, January 2016, Bytown Pamphlet Series, Number 97,
ISBN 978-0-920960-40-10. A very interesting book available from the Historical Society of Ottawa! ... Al
April 26, 2017:
Here is an alternate source for The Irishman in Canada.
(Read it online or download it).
E-mail Taylor Kennedy and Al Lewis
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