Glimpses of the Past: History of the River St. John, A.D. 1604-1784
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Glimpses of the Past: History of the River St. John, A.D. 1604-1784

By W. O. (William Odber) Raymond
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Table of Contents
  • GLIMPSES OF THE PAST.
  • HISTORY OF THE RIVER ST. JOHN A. D. 1604–1784.
    • CONTENTS.
    • ILLUSTRATIONS.
    • PREFACE.
    • ERRATA.
  • GLIMPSES OF THE PAST.
  • INCIDENTS IN THE HISTORY OF THE ST. JOHN RIVER.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • The Maliseets.
    • The Maliseets.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • The Coming of the White Man.
    • The Coming of the White Man.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • The Rival Feudal Chiefs.
    • The Rival Feudal Chiefs.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • French Commanders of Acadia.
    • French Commanders of Acadia.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • King William’s War.
    • King William’s War.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • Nachouac and Menagoueche.
    • Nachouac and Menagoueche.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • The Brothers D’Amours.
    • The Brothers D’Amours.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • The Old Medoctec Fort.
    • The Old Medoctec Fort.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • Incidents in King Georges War.
    • Incidents in King Georges War.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • Rival Claims to the St. John River.
    • Rival Claims to the St. John River.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • The French anxious to hold possession of the River St. John.
    • The French anxious to hold possession of the River St. John.
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • The Acadians become the Football of Fortune.
    • The Acadians become the Football of Fortune.
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • The English take possession of the River St. John.
    • The English take possession of the River St. John.
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • Aukpaque, the Village at the Head of the Tide.
    • Aukpaque, the Village at the Head of the Tide.
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • The First English Settlers.
    • The First English Settlers.
    • CHAPTER XVI.
      • Progress of the Maugerville Settlement.
    • Progress of the Maugerville Settlement.
    • CHAPTER XVII.
      • At Portland Point.
    • At Portland Point.
    • CHAPTER XVIII.
      • St. John and its Business One Hundred and Forty Years Ago.
    • St. John and its Business One Hundred and Forty Years Ago.
    • CHAPTER XIX.
      • The Old County of Sunbury and its Townships.
    • The Old County of Sunbury and its Townships.
    • CHAPTER XX.
      • The St. John’s River Society.
      • APPENDIX.
    • The St. John’s River Society.
    • APPENDIX.
    • CHAPTER XXI.
      • The Firm of Hazen, Jarvis, Simonds & White.
    • The Firm of Hazen, Jarvis, Simonds & White.
    • CHAPTER XXII.
      • Some Early Religious Teachers on the River St. John.
    • Some Early Religious Teachers on the River St. John.
    • CHAPTER XXIII.
      • On the Eve of the American Revolution.
    • On the Eve of the American Revolution.
    • CHAPTER XXIV.
      • Affairs on the St. John During the Revolution.
    • Affairs on the St. John During the Revolution.
    • CHAPTER XXV.
      • The Great Indian Pow-wow at Fort Howe, and its Consequences.
    • The Great Indian Pow-wow at Fort Howe, and its Consequences.
    • CHAPTER XXVI.
      • White Chiefs and Indian Chiefs.
    • White Chiefs and Indian Chiefs.
    • CHAPTER XXVII.
      • Masts for the Royal Navy.
    • Masts for the Royal Navy.
    • CHAPTER XXVIII.
      • Pioneers on the St. John River in Pre-loyalist Days.
      • BECKWITH.
      • QUINTON.
      • JONES.
      • BURPEE.
      • PALMER.
      • NEVERS.
      • PERLEY.
      • PEABODY.
      • BARKER.
      • ATHERTON.
      • GARRISON.
      • COY.
      • ESTEY.
      • ESTABROOKS.
      • DARLING.
      • GAGE.
      • KEMBLE.
      • STERLING.
      • GLASIER.
    • Pioneers on the St. John River in Pre-loyalist Days.
    • BECKWITH.
    • QUINTON.
    • JONES.
    • BURPEE.
    • PALMER.
    • NEVERS.
    • PERLEY.
    • PEABODY.
    • BARKER.
    • ATHERTON.
    • GARRISON.
    • COY.
    • ESTEY.
    • ESTABROOKS.
    • DARLING.
    • GAGE.
    • KEMBLE.
    • STERLING.
    • GLASIER.
    • CHAPTER XXIX.
      • At the Close of the Revolution—Affairs Civil and Religious.
    • At the Close of the Revolution—Affairs Civil and Religious.
    • CHAPTER XXX.
      • The Coming of the Loyalists.
    • The Coming of the Loyalists.
    • INDEX.
      • Footnotes
    • Footnotes
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