Reading List


draft under construction

Primary Source Documentation of Huronia’s First Contact Experience:

Biggar H. P.Works of Samuel De Champlain in 6 volumes
available for research at Huronia Museum resource centre, The Midland Public Library (Ste. Marie Room) and online at The Champlain Society web site

Français : Le_Grand_Voyage_du_Pays_des_Hurons_...

Français : Le_Grand_Voyage_du_Pays_des_Hurons_1632_Gabriel_Sagard (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Sagard, Gabriel  –Long Journey to the Country of the Hurons – Champlain Society 1939  available for research in French or English at the Midland Public Library (Ste. Marie Room) and online in English at The Champlain Society web site

Sagard, Gabriel  – History of Canada
available for research in French at the Midland Public Library (Ste. Marie Room) or in English for sale at the Huronia Museum on a CD in a searchable format.

Thwaites, Reuben Gold (translation) Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents in 73 volumes
available for research at the Huronia Museum, Midland Public Library (Ste. Marie Room) and online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/206/301/lac-bac/jesuit_relations-ef/jesuit-Hrelations/index-e.html

HISTORY

Angus, James T.  A Deo Victoria: The Story of the Georgian Bay Lumber Company 1871-1942 by  Severn Publications Ltd. Orillia, 1994. 320 pages. ISBN0-9694197-0-8

Armson, Kenneth A. & Marjorie McLeod The Legacy of John Waldie and Sons: A History of the Victoria Harbour Lumber Company, by . 152 pages, 60 figures. National Heritage Books, 2007. ISBN 978-1-55002-758-7

Boyer, Barbaranne and Michael A. Boyer. Victoria Harbour: A Mill-town Legacy  Boston Mill Press, 1989. 126 pages, photographs. ISBN 0-919783-69-4

Cranston, Herbert J. – Huronia, Cradle of Ontario’s History – Historic Huronia Sites Association, 1949.
Available at and now published by the Huronia Museum, Midland Ontario.

Fischer, David Hackett – Champlain’s Dream  Knopf Canada 2008

Haskell, Mary. Nosing into the Past: Life and Times in Huronia. Huronia Museum, 2002.

Heidenreich, Conrad  – Huronia: A History and Geography of the Huron Indians 1600-1650. McClelland and Stewart Ltd., 1971.

Heidenreich, Conrad-Cartographica: Explorations and Mapping of Samuel de Champlain 1603-1632– Monograph No. 17 / 1976. University of Toronto Press. ISBN 0-919870-17-1 ISSN 0317-7173

Heidenreich, Conrad  and  Ritch, Janet –Samuel De Champlain before 1604 – Champlain Society 2010

Hunter, A. F. – A History of Simcoe County – Barrie Ontario, County of Simcoe 1909.
Andrew Hunter also produced numerous reports on Huron Village Sites in Simcoe County that were first published in the Annual Archaeological Reports of the Provincial Museum (now the ROM) Being an Appendix to the Report of the Minister of Education.
Available for research at the Huronia Museum, Midland Ontario.

Hunter, Douglas-God’s Mercies. Rivalry, Betrayal and the Dream of Discovery-Doubleday Canada 2007 – available for purchase and research at the Huronia Museum, Midland Ont.

Jones, Arthur E. – Old Huronia, The Fifth Report of the Bureau of Archives for the Province of Ontario. Toronto – 1908. Available for research at the Huronia Museum, Midland, Ontario

Kershaw, Kenneth A. –  Early Printed Maps of Canada 1540-1703. Kershaw Publishing, 1993. ISBN 0-9697184-0-3 pp 311 with index.

Kidd, Kenneth E. The Excavation of Sainte Marie I. University of Toronto Press, 1949.

L onc,William S.J. and  Topp, George S.J.(translators) Early Jesuit Missions in Canada (series)
Available for sale or research at Huronia Museum, Midland Ont.

Parkman, Francis – Jesuits in North America in the Seventeenth Century. – Boston 1867 available for research at the Huronia Museum – Midland, Ont. or online at: http://www.freecatholicebooks.com/books/jesuitsusa17century.pdf

Parkman, Francis – Pioneers of France in the New World – Little, Brown and Company 1885 Available for research at the Huronia Museum – Midland, Ont.

Pauketat, Timothy R. Cahokia : ancient America’s great city on the Mississippi – New York : Viking Penguin, 2009.

Pratt, E. J. Brebeuf and His Brethren, Macmillan of Canada, 1966 epic poem.

Cover of "Huron-Wendat: The Heritage of t...

Sioui, Georges E – Huron-Wendat: The Heritage of the Circle. -.Vancouver: UBC Press, 1999

Steckley, John L – Words of the Huron. -. Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2007.

Trigger, Bruce. G. – Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 15: Northeast. Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1978.

Trigger, Bruce G. –  Natives and Newcomers: Canada’s Heroic Age Revisited. – . Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1985.

Trigger, Bruce G. – The Children of Aataentsic – A History of the Huron People to 1660 – McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1987.

Warrick, Gary –  A Population History of the Huron-Petun, A.D. 500-1650. – Cambridge University Press, 2008.

Williamson, Ronald F. and Bisson, Michael S. (editors) The Archaeology of Bruce Trigger: -.  Theoretical Empiricism. Carleton University Press 2006.

Web pages Worth a read:

Champlain in Acadia http://www.histori.ca/champlain/index

web page on the history of photography in archaeology see  http://www.answers.com/topic/archaeology-and-photography

The Visual Past http://www.visualpast.com/

Champlain in Huronia http://www.innisfil.library.on.ca/natives/natives/chp4.htm

Ontario architecture http://www.ontarioarchitecture.com/


PHOTOGRAPHY

Visions of Huronia’s Past: An Exhibit of the Works of Midland Photographer J.W. Bald by Jamie Hunter.  Huronia Museum, 1988. 22 pages.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s