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J.B. McLachlan

David Frank

J.B. McLachlan

a biography

by David Frank

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Published by James Lorimer in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nova Scotia,
  • Cape Breton Island
    • Subjects:
    • McLachlan, James Bryson, 1869-1937.,
    • Coal miners -- Nova Scotia -- Cape Breton Island -- Biography.,
    • Labor leaders -- Nova Scotia -- Cape Breton Island -- Biography.,
    • Labor leaders -- Nova Scotia -- Cape Breton Island -- History -- 20th Century.,
    • Strikes and lockouts -- Coal mining -- Nova Scotia -- Cape Breton Island -- History -- 20th Century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 537-578) and index.

      StatementDavid Frank.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6525.M35 F73 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination592 p. :
      Number of Pages592
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6822289M
      ISBN 101550286773
      LC Control Number00302980

      [2]The McLachlan monument, built from Canadian and European granite by John D. Steele and Sons Ltd., stands eight feet tall. There are four major blocks of inscription on the monument. The first inscription, occupying the left side of the monument facing the street, reads “J.B. McLachlan ,” and provides a number of biographical. The Gospel of Nicodemus, also known as the Acts of Pilate (Latin: Acta Pilati; Greek: Πράξεις Πιλάτου), is an apocryphal gospel claimed to have been derived from an original Hebrew work written by Nicodemus, who appears in the Gospel of John as an associate of Jesus. The title "Gospel of Nicodemus" is medieval in origin. The dates of its accreted sections are uncertain, .

      Poster # Cape Breton Coal Strikes, s [Image Description: This poster consists of a series of comics panels depicting coal miners’ struggles in the early 20 th century. At the top of the poster, prominent workers such as J.B. McLachlan and William Davis are displayed as well as the Besco president Roy M. Wolvin.   by Don Nerbas Sean Cadigan recently delivered the seventeenth annual J.B. McLachlan Memorial Lecture at Cape Breton University. The event is scheduled to coincide with announcement of the recipient of the J.B. McLachlan Scholarship. Funded by the McLachlan family and administered by the J.B. McLachlan Commemorative Society, the scholarship is .

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