The Spirit of Africville

By: Africville Genealogy Society (Eds.)

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Book Condition: Good Plus


Original softcover with colour photo of a church and a young boy on the front. Blue-green titles and lettering. Ex-library copy with typical stickers and markings. Errata taped in the front. Africville was a Nova Scotia community established by blacks in the mid 1800's. It was destroyed in the name of urban renewal in the 1960's. The opening chapter, "A Visit to Africville", by Charles Saunders, is a folksy introduction to the community, naming all the notable people and places in 1959. 124 pages.

Title: The Spirit of Africville

Author Name: Africville Genealogy Society (Eds.)

Illustrator: B & W and Colour Photos

Categories: History, Local,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Halifax, Formac Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1992

ISBN Number: 0-88780-84-X

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Good Plus

Type: Ex-Library

Size: 8 1/2 x 10 1/2 Oblong

Seller ID: 013245

Keywords: Blacks. Nova Scotia. Urban Renewal. Social History. Local History.