Bill Hamilton

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Bill Hamilton’s Tantramar Flashback

Tantramar Flashback takes an informative and entertaining look at the history and people of the Tantramar region.

A collection of the most recent columns may be found on the Sackville Tribune-Post web site.

Latest column, April 27, 2005

Memories of A Dorchester Traveller Part Five

Memories of a Dorchester Traveller: Part Five In 1887 Alexander Blackembarked on a trip involving travel by schooner, steamer,and rail from Dorchester New Brunswick to the Florida panhandle. This extended holiday included a visit with his brother James P. Black and family in Holt Florida. Highlights included: the Blackwater National Forest, and the 1888 Tropical Exhibition in Jacksonville, Florida. He arrived home on April 20, 1888 after an absence of six months and twenty days.


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Additional Publications by William B. "Bill" Hamilton

Books may be ordered directly from the publishers as indicated below or alternatively from:

The Book Room

1546 Barrington Street
PO Box 272
Halifax NS  B3J 257

Tidewater Books

4 Bridge Street
Sackville NB  E4L 4N5

Place Names of Atlantic Canada (1996)

ISBN 0-8020-7570-3

University of Toronto Press Inc.
5201 Dufferin Street
Toronto ON  M3H 5T8

At The Crossroads: A History of Sackville New Brunswick (2003)

ISBN 1-894031-86-5

This book is out of print as of November 1, 2006. A revised edition will be forthcoming in early 2007.

Gaspereau Press
47 Church Street
Kentville NS  B4N 257

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