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Author Knowles, Norman James, 1963-

Title Inventing the Loyalists : the Ontario Loyalist tradition and the creation of usable pasts / Norman Knowles
Published Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [1997]
©1997
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 244 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, map
Contents ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGMENTS""; ""Introduction""; ""1 'Chiefly landholders, farmers, and others': The Loyalist Reality""; ""2 'An ancestry of which any people might be proud': Official History, the Vernacular Past, and the Shaping of the Loyalist Tradition at Mid-Century""; ""3 'Loyalism is not dead in Adolphustown': Community Factionalism and the Adolphustown Loyalist Centennial Celebrations of 1884""; ""4 'A sacred trust': The 1884 Toronto, Niagara, and Six Nations Loyalist Centennial Celebrations and the Politics of Commemoration""
""5 'Fairy tales in the guise of history': The Loyalists in Ontario Publications, 1884�1918""""6 'Object lessons': Loyalist Monuments and the Creation of Usable Pasts""; ""7 'A further and more enduring mark of honour': The Middle Class and the United Empire Loyalist Association of Ontario, 1896�1914""; ""Conclusion""; ""APPENDICES""; ""I: The Adolphustown Loyalist Centennial Committee, 1884""; ""II: The Committee of Management of the 1884 Toronto Loyalist Centennial Celebrations""
""III: General Membership, United Empire Loyalist Association of Ontario, 1896�1913: Sex, Religious Affiliation, Political Affiliation, Occupation""""IV: Officers, United Empire Loyalist Association of Ontario, 1896�1913: Sex, Religious Affiliation, Political Affiliation, Occupation""; ""V: Membership: United Empire Loyalist Association of Ontario, 1896�1916""; ""NOTES""; ""SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY""; ""PICTURE CREDITS""; ""INDEX""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-234) and index
Subject United Empire loyalists -- Historiography.
United Empire loyalists.
Ontario -- Historiography.
Ontario -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442676299 (electronic bk.)
9781442676299 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; acid-free paper)
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