Bookshelf Three

 


Bookshelf  Three – Maps, posters, DVDs and other items

available for purchase through the Historical Society

Please note prices are in Canadian dollars.


History Lives Here: Series Four  (DVD)

By History Lives Here Inc. and The Kiwanis Club of Belleville. Twelve two-minute film vignettes about people and events that shaped the history of Belleville and Prince Edward County. Subjects include author Susanna Moodie, the Community Archives of Belleville and Hastings County, the Belleville McFarlands hockey team, Glanmore Museum, temperance pioneer Letitia Youmans, the Hastings and Prince Edward Regiment, the Belleville Intelligencer newspaper, and the company town of Point Anne.  Note this DVD was produced to play in countries identified as Region 1  i.e. Canada, the USA, and U.S. Territories.  For more information, please contact the Society. c2012.

Price $25.00 plus HST  (Total $28.25) plus a shipping & handling charges. Please see ordering information below.


Belleville's Heritage (Volume II)

Researched by the Historic Structures Committee of the Hastings County Historical Society in 1983. Fifty-six pages with illustrations, map, pictures and descriptions of 48 of Belleville's nineteenth-century buildings. c1983

Price $2  (tax included)  Please see further information on how to order below.

 


Check Gate Poster: Rate of Tolls on Belleville to Frankford road, 1856.

Reprinted by Hastings County Historical Society, c1963. Size 12" x 19" (Includes explanatory sheet)

Price $2  (tax included)   Please see further information on how to order below.


The Intelligencer Extra   (The Belleville Intelligencer newspaper)

June 1, 1866, announcing invasion by Fenians. This poster was reprinted by Hastings County Historical Society in 1965 and includes an explanatory sheet for those not familiar with the Fenian raids.

 Price $1   (tax included)   Please see further information on how to order below.


Map of the Counties of Hastings and Prince Edward

Facsimile No. 14, published by Canadian Heritage Publications, Ottawa. Size 20" x 18".

 Price $3  (tax included)  Please see further information on how to order below.


Bird's-eye View of Belleville, Ontario, Canada, 1874.

A perennial favourite, this 24" x 18" map is a high quality reprint of the 1874 original. It shows streets, buildings, numbered references to over 40 major buildings, schools, factories and hotels.  Suitable for framing or laminating for everyday reference to Belleville as it appeared over 100 years ago.

Price $5  (tax included)   Please see further information on how to order below.


Plan of a town plot at the mouth of the River Moira

Map (1 sheet). 11'' X 17''.  Reprinted in 1999. From the original map by G. Wilmot, Deputy Surveyor dated April 24, 1816 (the map includes the census sheet)

Price $4  (This map and the Bird's-eye View map listed above can be purchased together as a set for $7, tax included.)  Please see further information on how to order below.


For additional books and publications available for purchase through the Historical Society, go to:

Bookshelf  One, click on  here

Bookshelf  Two, click on  here

Prices and information last updated: December 30, 2015