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Historical Information
City of St. John's Regional Area

The following are miscellaneous articles or books submitted
by individuals that are doing research and have graciously agreed
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People
1.Death of John T. Roche - Harbour Main
2.First Mentioned Surnames of Inhabitants of Newfoundland prior to 1675
3. The Journal of James Yonge (1641-1721), Plymouth Surgeon, ed., F.N.L.Poynter, (London).
4. Medical Doctors Who Former Practiced in St. John's, NF
5. Old Properties, Early Residents, St. John's 1780 - 1781
6. Soldiers from the 4th "The Kings Own" Regiment Who Were Stationed in Newfoundland in June, 1787
7. List of Officers, Non-commissioned Officers and Men   Dispatched per SS. Sicilian from St. John's NF. August 28th 1916
8.The Furlong Family in Newfoundland
9. Forty-eight days adrift: the voyage of the "Neptune II" from Newfoundland to Scotland (excerpts of Newfoundland names)
10. "Perhaps They Left Us Up Here" (excerpts of Newfoundland names)
11. "Newfoundland and its Missionaries" (excerpts of Newfoundland names)
12. Shaw Street
13. Colonial Office Records
14. Rev. U. Z. Rule and the Book "Reminiscence of My Life"
15. Newfoundland Disasters
16. Directory of Business Burnt Out by the July 8th, 1892 Fire in St, John's
17. House of Assembly Records
18. Newfoundland Veteran's Company
19. Simon Soloman - Nfld Post Master
Places
1. George Street
2. The Markland Experiment: The Victoria Connection
3. Windows Of Agates Gower Street Methodist Church
4. St. Andrews (The Kirk) Memorial Inscriptions - St. John's, Newfoundland
Events
1. 1709 Queen Ann Petition
2.Historical Sketch Of The Progress Of Medicine In Newfoundland
3. Sir William Amherst - 1732-1781
The Recapture of St. John's, Newfoundland in 1762
4.Dispatches of Rear-Admiral, Lord Colville 1761-1762
The Recapture of St. John's, Newfoundland in 1762
5. Hurricane of 1775
6.Severe Winter - 1847
7.Alcock and Brown's Trans-Atlantic flight from Lester's Field, St. John's, 1919
School History and Various Reports
1. 1831/2 Proceedings of the Newfoundland & British North America Society for Educating the Poor.
General Interest
1.The Early Relations between Newfoundland and the Channel Islands
2.The Expedition of Monsieur De Montigny to Newfoundland in 1705 Posted in French and English
3.Father Forristal Passes To His Reward
4. Greg Power, Joey Smallwood's Right Hand Man
5. Juke's Excursions, 1839 & 1840.
6.Land Petitions, Oct 22, 1833
7. Life at the Front The Seal Hunt in the 40s
8. Methodism, On the Grand Banks and Fortune Circuts from 1816 to 1916
9. Newfoundland Currency and Banking Institutions
10. Newfoundland Folklore
11.The Portuguese In Newfoundland Waters
12. St. John's 1772 Bill of Sale for Fishery
13. Six Month's of a Newfoundland Missionaries Journal Edward Wix
14. Statement of Monies in the custody of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland July, 1831
15. Statement of Monies in the custody of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland Dec, 1833
16. Schedule of Ordnance and Adjoining Lands as numbered in the Annexed Plan, at and in the Vicinity of St John's
17. The Treasury of Newfoundland Stories - a collection of 56 stories, true and fiction, about life in Newfoundland in the first half of the 20th century.
18.Clearance Certificate for the fishing vessel "Swan"
19. Listing of "Fishing Masters" showing locations, ship names and destinations during 1678
20. "A Matter of Custom and Convenience": Marriage Law in Nineteenth-Century Newfoundland

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