We Proudly Present Our Book List

Claybelt Chronicles Series

Stories of lives of long term residents of the area compiled from interviews with each person, with a photo. Each volume is indexed and indexes are available on line.

Master List of People Interviewed appears here.

Volume One

Claybelt Chronicles Volume One

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Volume 2

Claybelt Chronicles Volume 2

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Volume 3

Claybelt Chronicles Volume 3

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Volume 4

Claybelt Chronicles Volume 4

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Volume 5

Claybelt Chronicles Volume 5

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Volume 6

Claybelt Chronicles Volume 6

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Volume 7

Claybelt Chronicles Volume 7

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Volume 8

Claybelt Chronicles Volume 8

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Volume 9

Claybelt Chronicles Volume 9 The final volume in this series.

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Claybelt Memories Series

Stories of the lives of earlier residents of the area who were deceased before we began our Claybelt Chronicles series. Information was collected from newspaper stories, obituaries, family records and stories written by some of the subjects themselves.

Master List of People in the Claybelt Memories Series appears here.

Volume 1

Claybelt Memories Volume 1 Stories from Previous Generations, published by the Little Claybelt Homesteaders Museum. Family names and index linked to main page.

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Volume 2

Claybelt Memories Volume 2 Stories from Previous Generations, published by the Little Claybelt Homesteaders Museum. Family names and index linked to main page.

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Volume 3

Claybelt Memories Volume 3 Stories from Previous Generations, published by the Little Claybelt Homesteaders Museum. Family names and index linked to main page.

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Claybelt Tapestry Series

Stories of happenings, endeavours and businesses of earlier times. Interesting bits of history which otherwise might be forgotten.

Master List of Stories in the Claybelt Tapestry Series appears here.

Volume 1

Claybelt Tapestry Volume 1 A collection of little-known or forgotten happenings, endeavours and businesses in the early South Temiskaming District.

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Volume 2

Claybelt Tapestry Volume 2 We found more little-known or forgotten happenings, endeavours and businesses in the early South Temiskaming District.

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Volume 3

Claybelt Tapestry Volume 3 We found more little-known or forgotten happenings, endeavours and businesses in the early South Temiskaming District.

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Other Local Histories
either re-printed with permission, or acquired for the Museum.

Agricultural Temiskaming 1910

Agricultural Temiskaming 1910 Reproduction of promotional book published in 1910 by the New Liskeard Board of Trade to encourage agricultural and business settlers to come to the area. Business leaders, municipal leaders and other facilities were highlighted. The area covered was from New Liskeard to Englehart.

Easter Water

Easter Water by Sara Lee Burke. Rich in the history of the period and the nostalgia of life far removed from the way we live today. It is a funny and touching look back, with lessons about courage and faith to guide our looking forward.

HudsonTownship

"I've Got To Stop Here Until I'm Called For" A History of Hudson Township compiled by by Norman R. Hawirko and Margaret Arnott.

Harley Township

Harley Township Through The Years Topics include the development of the township, the hamlets located in the township, and many family stories

Hilliard School Reunion

Hilliard School Reunion July 2, 2016 Compiled for the reunion this year, there are photos and memories captured for all.

HilliardTownship

The History of Hilliard 1910-2004 Includes information on the settlement and homesteading, lumbering, agricultural development, schools, lot history and quotes from the people of Hilliard Township.

Kerns Township

Kerns Township A History of Kerns Township compiled by the Milberta Community Women and the Little Claybelt Homesteaders Museum.

Learning 9 to 4

Learning 9 to 4 Early Rural Schools in Temiskaming. compiled by the Little Claybelt Homesteaders museum.

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Milberta Alexander Memorial United Church

Memories From Milberta Alexander Memorial United Church by Jim Runnalls. Includes history of Milberta and the church. Many photos of past members of the congregation and a complete list of the past ministers.

Milberta School

Milberta S.S.#1A Kerns 1900-1961 Includes a history of the school, a list of the teachers, many photos of students and teachers, and information taken from various sources which mentions events and students from Milberta School over its sixty years.

Northern Calling

Northern Calling The Northern Telephone Story by John R. Hunt. Covers the inception and first 90 years history of Northern Telephone in Temiskaming.

New Liskeard's First 100 Years 1903-2003

A Pictorial Visit of New Liskeard's First 100 Years 1903-2003 Compiled by Elizabeth and Harold Hie. Photos of the past and present of buildings, schools, hospitals, homes, floods, sports and more.

A Place Called Krugerdorf

A Place Called Krugerdorf by Herb Kruger.

We Were There, McCool School Kerns Township

We Were There, McCool School Kerns Township Memories from a reunion in August 1992 written by a group of people on the reunion committee. Includes the history of the school, the names of many of the teachers and students, and written memories from many of the former students.

If you would like to order a book, download this PDF form and mail it in with payment, or call a Museum director at 705-647-5580 or 705-679-5555 to get your copy. They are available at the Museum's Gift Shop, open in the summer while the Museum is open, other times by appointment, or online at White Mountain Publications, or at the store year round, 50 Silver Street, Cobalt, ON