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Silver Islet

Elinor Barr

Silver Islet

striking it rich in Lake Superior

by Elinor Barr

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Published by Natural Heritage in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Silver mines and mining -- Ontario -- Silver Islet -- History.,
  • Silver Islet Mine (Ont.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementElinor Barr.
    SeriesThe Canadian Shield series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN434.C32 S54 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19793360M
    ISBN 100920474411
    OCLC/WorldCa16052787

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Silver Islet: Striking It Rich in Lake Superior chronicles in text, archival photographs and maps the glory days of the Silver Islet mine where brass bands once played in the wilderness.

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Silver Islet was written by Thomas Macfarlane in This is a 35 page book, containing words and 35 pictures. Search Inside is enabled for this title. (Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)About the Publisher.

Silver Under the Sea; the Story of the Silver Islet Mine Near Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada Hardcover – January 1, by Helen Moore Strickland (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: Helen Moore Strickland.

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The story is one of incredible human. According to author-historian Elinor Barr in her best-selling book, Silver Islet: Striking it Rich in Lake Superior, MacFarlane later said, “The first intimation which I had of the sale of the whole property was at Silver Islet on the night of the 31st of August, when the propeller City of Detroit arrived.”Author: Elle Andra-Warner.

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But, no, it's the Avenue in Silver Islet, a former mining village 20 miles outside Thunder Bay, Ontario. Strolling is what you do there because there's never any need to rush. So, take your time Author: Linda Turk. Five Stars of the Canadian Scale. Having been born in the same mining townsite as Jane Urquhart (i.e.

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If you are interested in reading more about the Silver Islet mine, Silver Under the Sea: The Story of the Silver Islet Mine Near Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada by Helen Moore Strickland and Silver Islet: Striking it Rich in Lake Superior by Elinor Barr are both very thorough and informative books that provide a unique perspective on all aspects.

On this island, ina rich vein of pure silver was discovered by the Montreal Mining Company. At this point in time, the island was roughly 50 metres squared and sat only meters higher than the waters of Lake Superiors. The site was developed, inby the Silver Islet Mining Company (owned by Alexander H.

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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Macfarlane, Thomas, Silver Islet. Montreal: Dawson, (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet.

The Silver Islet Mining Company went to work constructing wooden breakwaters around Silver Islet to combat Lake Superior waves. The Silver Islet Mining Company used crushed rock to expand the Silver Islet to over ten times its original size and it built a small mining town on the nearby shore, but Lake Superior waves were a constant.

Silver Islet saw the most aggressive fund raising in its’ history. The cement pad and change rooms were laid in and in the summer of the annual general meeting was held on the Pavilion’s concrete slab. Cook books and a historical calendar were published and sold.

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