Recollections of a labour pioneer.

Introd. by T.P. O"Connor.
  • 223 Pages
  • 3.48 MB
  • English
T.F. Unwin , London
LC ClassificationsHD8393 S6 A3 1924
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17252357M

Overview This book of reminiscences covers the author's first journey to California in the late s, gold mining, crossing the plains with cattle and his experiences during and after the Civil War. First published in Pages: Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Soutter, Francis William.

Recollections of a labour pioneer. London, T.F. Unwin Ltd. Recollections of a Labour Pioneer. By F. Soutter.

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he damaged the rate-book by throwing an inkpot over it as a protest. On another occasion he carried a Vestry room by assault when the Vestry refused to receive a deputation. The account of the prosecutions which ensued is amusing. We think, however, that Mr.

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When Alexander Bowman was elected in Belfast Corporation as Labour member in Duncairn inthe very idea that he would still be remembered a century later for his relentless championing of the working class cause appeared unthinkable.

Yet Bowman, a near penniless flaxdresser from a humble farming background, richly deserves his place in Irish political and labour history. This biography, by his journalist great-grandson Terence Bowman, pays long-overdue tribute to a labour pioneer who, at great personal cost, dedicated his life sufficiently to the welfare of the working classes to earn their, and now our, respect as a People's Champion.

Contents. Abbreviations Acknowledgements Foreword Introduction. Recollections of pioneer work in California () describes the Woods family's voyage round the Horn and early stay in San Francisco before moving to Stockton, where Woods ministered for more than four years.

He describes his Stockton ministry in detail, also reminiscing about other Protestant clergy in. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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Terence Bowman, great-grandson of Alexander Bowman, was born in Bangor in and attended Bangor Grammar School. He is editor of the Mourne Observer in Newcastle, Co. Down, which he joined inhaving completed the National Council for the Training of Journalists’ pre entry course at the Belfast College of Business he edited and published Railway Memories, which told.

Histoey of Pioneer Lumbering on the Upper Mississippi. Recollections of the City and People of St Paul That any person escaping into the same, from whom labor or service is lawfully claimed in any one of the original States. Recollections of a Pioneer Language: English: LoC Class: F United States local history: The West.

Trans-Mississippi Region. Great Plains: Subject: Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) Subject: Overland journeys to the Pacific Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, -- Personal narratives, Confederate Category: Text.

Recollections and opinions of an old pioneer () contains Burnett's recollections of his early life in Missouri, his career in Oregon, and his decision to join a wagon train to California in the summer of There he seeks gold for six months before resuming the practice of law and the pursuit of politics.

Settlers and convicts, or, Recollections of sixteen years' labour in the Australian backwoods. [Melbourne]: Melbourne University Press. MLA Citation. Harris, Alexander. Settlers and convicts, or, Recollections of sixteen years' labour in the Australian backwoods, by an emigrant mechanic (Alexander Harris?).

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‎Enjoy reading this delightful memoir of the author's travels from the eastern provinces of Canada, through the wilds of Arizona and beyond. The work was written with the intention of the author leaving his grandchildren an account of his incredible travels in the s and 50s.

This b. These reminiscences were published as Pioneer Recollections by his wife Hetty Swindall Sutherland. She has also collected and published theSwindall-Austin Families of Virginia and North Carolina.

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(2) PIONEER RECOLLECTIONS - collected by the late Judge Sutherland over more than 50 years, beginning in Many of the narrators of these recollections were actual participants in, or eye-witnesses of, the events they tell about, or they had talked to persons who were closely connected with some of the events or happenings.

Recollections of a pioneer steamboat pilot: contributing to the early history of the Mississippi Author: Nichols, George C., Date published: Reference URL. Soutter, Recollections of a Labour Pioneer (). Soutter, Fights for Freedom (). This page was last edited on 2 Mayat (UTC).

Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. By using this site, you agree to the Terms. A native of Massachusetts, James Woods (/) served a church in Alabama in when the Presbyterian mission board selected him for duty in California.

Recollections of pioneer work in California () describes the Woods family's voyage round the Horn and early stay in San Francisco before moving to Stockton, where Woods ministered for more than four years. This book tells of his years with the Trotskyites, until the group splintered inafter the end of World War II, and most of its members moved away from Trotskyism.

English author whose Settlers and Convicts; or, Recollections of Sixteen Years’ Labour in the Australian Backwoods () is an outstanding fictional account of life in Australia. Harris was well educated by his clergyman father in London, and at age 21 he shipped out for Australia.

The Foxfire Book Series That Preserved Appalachian Foodways: The Salt Foxfire started as a class project at a Georgia high school in the '60s, but soon became a magazine, then a book. English, Book edition: Recollections of pioneer John Allan: Manning River and Liverpool Plains: / transcribed by Rod & Wendy Gow.

Allan, John, Get this edition. Pioneer Recollections: Crossing the Great Plains in Ox-Wagons. Determined For Oregon in Illinois to the California Goldfields in ’ Mountain Meadows Massacre – Personal Account by Martha Elizabeth Baker Terry.

A Pioneer Story and the Lost Blue Bucket Mine. More Historic Text in. In the summer of the author of these recollections, Mary Ann Stucki, then six years old, walked beside her parents’ handcart from Florence (Omaha), Nebraska, to Salt Lake City, Utah.

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The family, converts to Mormonism, had left their comfortable home near Bern, Switzerland, to make the long journey to the Mormon Zion/5(12). Bertha Capen Reynolds Photo: Courtesy of the Sophia Smith Collection Smith College Northampton, MA. Social work is blessed to have as one of its early founders a person of deep and wide ranging intellect, of compassion, and of independence and integrity.

Settlers and Convicts is the biography of a free settler who came to the colony of New South Wales (Australia) in c It follows his sixteen years in the colony from arrival to farming to woodcutting to house building and shop keeping with a couple of near death experiences thrown into the mix/5(2).

Pioneer recollections of southwest Virginia by Elihu Jasper Sutherland,H.S. Sutherland edition, in English. Timothy Flint, pioneer, missionary, author, editor, the story of his life among the pioneers and frontiersmen in the Ohio and Mississippi Valley and in New England and the South This edition published in by The Arthur H.

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Book Passage Corte Madera 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera, CA • () 1. recollections. of. pioneer work. in. california. by. rev. james woods, a pioneer minister. san francisco: joseph winterburn & co., book and job printers, clay.