The following database contains a collection of selected works by authors who wrote about the many nationalities who immigrated to Canada from the late 1700’s to today.
Below is a brief sample of authors and the title of their books.
Douglas J. Borthwick Montreal its history : to which is added biographical sketches, .
Patrick Donovan – The Irish – Irish Famine Orphans in Canada
Mary Alice Downie – Chinese in Montreal: Early voices
Dany Fougères – Montreal – A history of a North American City
Laurent Busseau – Montreal’s Italian Community – Guido Nincheri
Collectif (various authors) – List of notaries whose notarial records are deposited at the archives of the city and district of Montreal
Collectif (various authors) – 1881 – Montreal Guide Book with Map
Jacques Lacoursière – People’s History of Quebec
John McConniff – 1890 – Montreal – Illustration, history, scenery, grand institutions – Vol 1 & 2 & 3 & 4
Ken McGoogan – Flight of the Highlanders – The Making of Canada Montreal’s Jewish community from the 1880s to 1945
Denis Vaugeois – The first Jews in North America. The extraordinary story of the Hart family 1760-1860
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