T.C. Haliburton 1796 – 1865

Hants County War Memorial Centre, Windsor -3

T.C. Haliburton 1796 – 1865

Thomas Chandler Haliburton Plaque

Windsor Hants County Nova Scotia


Located in the lobby of the Hants County War Memorial Centre, Windsor


GPS location: 44°59’32″N 64°08’00″W

Windsor: T.C. Haliburton plaque, text
T.C. Haliburton plaque, Windsor Erected 1937

Photographed on 20 March 2003

Windsor: T.C. Haliburton plaque, whole plaque
T.C. Haliburton plaque, Windsor

Photographed on 20 March 2003


Thanks to Mr. Garnet Clarke.

Hants County War Memorial Centre, Windsor
Hants County War Memorial Centre, Windsor
The T.C. Haliburton plaque is in the lobby

Photographed on 20 March 2003

Hants County War Memorial Centre, Windsor
Hants County War Memorial Centre, Windsor
This plaque is placed to the right of the front steps

Photographed on 20 March 2003

Planter 2010 Celebration in Nova Scotia

 


Thomas Chandler Haliburton
by J.M.S. Careless
http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/heirloom_series/volume6/94-95.htm


Sam Slick
the first Canadian international bestseller
http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/2/6/h6-245-e.html


Creator of Sam Slick: Sir Thomas Haliburton
by Dalhousie Library
http://www.library.dal.ca/spcol/vessels/halibur1.htm


The Haliburton Collection: Description

http://www.library.dal.ca/spcol/vessels/halibur2.htm


The Haliburton Collection: History

http://www.library.dal.ca/spcol/vessels/halibur3.htm


T.C. Haliburton bibliography
by James Horner and Iram Khan
http://www.track0.com/ogwc/authors/haliburton_tc.html


T.C. Haliburton bibliography
by Peter Landry
http://www.blupete.com/Library/History/NovaScotia/H.htm#Haliburton


T.C. Haliburton bibliography

http://www.geocities.com/canlit2002/haliburtonthomaschandler.html


Thomas Chandler Haliburton
by Peter Landry
http://www.blupete.com/Hist/BiosNS/1800-67/Haliburton.htm


Thomas Chandler Haliburton
by Richard Atterbury Davies
http://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=4903


A Brief History of Windsor, Nova Scotia: 6A Thomas Chandler Haliburton
by Garth Vaughan
http://www.birthplaceofhockey.com/windsor/w6tchaliburton.html


A Brief History of Windsor, Nova Scotia: 6B T.C. Haliburton Chronology
by Garth Vaughan
http://www.birthplaceofhockey.com/windsor/t-c-h-windsor.html


Thomas Chandler Haliburton
by Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Chandler_Haliburton


Haliburton, Thomas Chandler
by Columbia Encyclopedia, Fifth Edition
http://www.slider.com/enc/23000/Haliburton_Thomas_Chandler.htm


Haliburton, Thomas Chandler
by Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition
http://www.encyclopedia.com/html/H/Haliburt.asp


Haliburton, Thomas Chandler
by Encyclopedia, Eleventh Edition (1911)
http://31.1911encyclopedia.org/H/HA/HALIBURTON_THOMAS_CHANDLER.htm


Thomas Chandler Haliburton Collection at Dalhousie University
by National Library of Canada
http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/collectionsp-bin/colldisp/l=0/c=128


Thomas Chandler Haliburton Collection at Queen’s University
by National Library of Canada
http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/collectionsp-bin/colldisp/l=0/c=129


Publications by Dr. Richard Davies
including works about T.C. Haliburton
http://ace.acadiau.ca/english/rdavies/new_page_10.htm


Haliburton Enterprises: My Relatives’ Books
includes T.C. Haliburton bibliography
http://www.lewisporteonline.com/halent/store/relativebooks.html


Haliburton House
Windsor
http://museum.gov.ns.ca/hh/


486 Quotations from T.C. Haliburton

http://acadprojwww.wlu.edu/vol4/BlackmerH/public_html/xliberty/oed/haliburton.html


Reviews and Criticisms of Haliburtons Work
6 volumes, collected by Herbert Robertson Banks
http://www.westerncounties.ca/banks/haliburt.htm


Canadian Land and Emigration Company Limited

http://www.trentu.ca/library/archives/77-023.htm


Canadian Land and Emigration Company Limited
Plaque #4
Location: Sam Slick Park, in front of Haliburton Highland Secondary School, Haliburton, Ontario
http://www.waynecook.com/ahaliburton.html


Canadian Land and Emigration Company Limited
The name Haliburton came from Thomas
Chandler Haliburton, the first chairman of the Land and Emigration company from 1861 to 1865…
http://www.mindentimes.on.ca/CrossRoads/History.htm


Canadian Land and Emigration Company Limited

http://www.haliburtonforest.com/back.htm


Canadian Land and Emigration Company Limited
Haliburton County, in Ontario, is named for
the first chairperson of the Canadian Land and Emigration Company, Judge Thomas Chandler
Haliburton … The Village of Haliburton was founded in 1864. The Provincial Township
of Haliburton was formed in 1874…
http://haliburtoncdc.ca/database/location.html


Thomas Chandler Haliburton
Czechoslovakian site
http://literatura.kvalitne.cz/6-.htm

 

OnLine Editions of T.C. Haliburton’s Works

 


Project Gutenberg Titles by Thomas Chandler Haliburton

http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/gutbook/author?
name=Haliburton%2c%20Thomas%20Chandler

C1
The Clockmaker, Or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville
Project Gutenberg
http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/gutbook/lookup?num=5817

C2
The Clockmaker, Or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville
Project Gutenberg
http://ibiblio.org/gutenberg/etext04/clckm10.txt

C3
The Clockmaker, Or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville
Project Gutenberg
ftp://ftp.cdrom.com/pub/gutenberg/etext04/clckm10.txt

C4
The Clockmaker, Or, The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville
Project Gutenberg
ftp://ftp.mirror.ac.uk/sites/metalab.unc.edu/pub/docs/books/gutenberg/etext04/clckm10.txt

N1
Nature and Human Nature
Project Gutenberg
http://ibiblio.org/gutenberg/etext04/natur10h.htm

N2
Nature and Human Nature
Project Gutenberg
ftp://ftp.cdrom.com/pub/gutenberg/etext04/natur10h.htm

N3
Nature and Human Nature
Project Gutenberg
ftp://ftp.archive.org/pub/etext/etext04/natur10h.htm

N4
Nature and Human Nature
Project Gutenberg
ftp://ftp.mirror.ac.uk/sites/metalab.unc.edu/pub/docs/books/gutenberg/etext04/natur10h.htm


The Trotting Horse
the first episode in The Clockmaker… series
http://www.arts.uwo.ca/canpoetry/eng%20274e/haliburton.htm


The Trotting Horse

http://207.61.100.164/candiscover/cantext/canlitr/1836cloc.html

 

OnLine Scanned Images of T.C. Haliburton’s Works
by the Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions (CIHM)

 


Nature and Human Nature
1855
by Haliburton, Thomas Chandler; 371 page images available
http://www.canadiana.org/cgi-bin/ECO/mtq?doc=32538
CIHM 32538


The Letter-bag of the Great Western, or, Life in a Steamer
1840
by Haliburton, Thomas Chandler; 99 page images available
http://www.canadiana.org/ECO/mtq?id=357dfa1a40&doc=34738
CIHM 34738


A general description of Nova Scotia: illustrated by a new and correct map
1823
by Haliburton, Thomas Chandler; 218 page images available
http://www.canadiana.org/ECO/mtq?id=357dfa1a40&doc=35672
CIHM 35672


The clockmaker, or, The sayings and doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville
1838
by Haliburton, Thomas Chandler; 229 page images available
http://www.canadiana.org/cgi-bin/ECO/mtq?doc=35995
CIHM 35995


Volume One: The Attache, or, Sam Slick in England
1843
by Haliburton, Thomas Chandler; 287 page images available
http://www.canadiana.org/cgi-bin/ECO/mtq?doc=45071
CIHM 45071


Volume Two: The Attache, or, Sam Slick in England
1843
by Haliburton, Thomas Chandler; 299 page images available
http://www.canadiana.org/cgi-bin/ECO/mtq?doc=45072
CIHM 45072


An address on the present condition, resources and prospects of British North America,
delivered by special request at the City Hall, Glasgow
on 24 March 1857, by the Hon. Mr. Justice Haliburton
23 page images available
http://www.canadiana.org/ECO/mtq?id=357dfa1a40&doc=48594
CIHM 48594

 

OnLine Commentary about T.C. Haliburton’s Works



Another Source for Thomas Chandler Haliburton’s The Clockmaker
by D.M.R. Bentley
http://www.arts.uwo.ca/canpoetry/cpjrn/vol30/bentley.htm


Soft sawder
The term first appeared in the story The Trotting Horse in Haliburton’s first collection…
http://www.quinion.com/words/qa/qa-sof1.htm


Mad as a hatter
The first example of the phrase “mad as a hatter” I can find is from a work by Thomas
Chandler Haliburton of Nova Scotia, who was well-known in the 1830s for his comic writings about the
character Sam Slick, in The Clockmaker; or the Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick of Slickville
http://www.quinion.com/words/qa/qa-mad2.htm

 

Books by T.C. Haliburton

A General Description of Nova Scotia 218 pages
published 1823, printed at the Royal Acadian School in Halifax

An Historical and Statistical Account of Nova Scotia
published 1829 by Joseph Howe, Halifax

Sam Slick: Recollection of Nova Scotia

The Bubbles of Canada (1839)

The Letter-Bag of the Great Western, or, Life in a Steamer two volumes
published 1840 by W.H. Colyer, New York

The Attache: Sam Slick in England (1843-44)

The Clockmaker; or the Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville
a.k.a. Sam Slick, The Clockmaker
published 1838 by Carey Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia
issued in over 80 editions between 1836 and 1900

The Old Judge, or Life in a Colony (1849)
published c1860 by Hurst and Blackett, London

Rule and Misrule of The English in America two volumes
published 1851 in United States by Harper, New York
published 1851 in United Kingdom by Colburne & Co., London

Traits of American Humour three volumes
by various authors, edited and adapted by T.C. Haliburton
published 1852 by Colburn and Co., London

Sam Slick’s Wise Saws and Modern Instances;
or, What He Said, Did, or Invented
two volumes
published 1853 by Hurst & Blackett, London

The Americans at Home (1854)

Nature and Human Nature two volumes (1855)

An address on the present condition, resources
and prospects of British North America

delivered by special request at the City Hall, Glasgow
on the 24th March, 1857, by the Hon. Mr. Justice Haliburton
17 pages, published 1857 by John Lovell, Montreal

Speech on the Repeal of Duties on Foreign and Colonial Wood (1860)

The Season-Ticket (1860)

Books and articles about T.C. Haliburton


(Those mentioned below are only a few of the hundreds
of books and articles about T.C. Haliburton.)

Bradley, Rhonda
A Blazing Rage: T. C. Haliburton’s Reply
to the Report of the Earl of Durham

Nova Scotia Historical Review #12:1 (1992) 21 pages

Chittick, Victor Lovitt Oakes
Thomas Chandler Haliburton (“Sam Slick”);
a Study in Provincial Toryism

1924, Columbia University Press, New York

Reviewed by Cairns, William B.
Journal of American History, Volume 12 Number 1, June 1925

Davies, Richard Atterbury
On Thomas Chandler Haliburton 1979, Tecumseh Press, Ottawa

Haliburton, Robert Grant
A Sketch of the Life and Times of Judge Haliburton 1897


A Sketch of the Life and Times of Judge Haliburton
1897
by Haliburton, Robert Grant; 39 page images available
http://www.canadiana.org/ECO/mtq?id=a1a584b25a&display=05331+0003
CIHM 05331

Liljegren, Sten Bodvar
Canadian history and Thomas Chandler Haliburton:
some notes on Sam Slick
three volumes
1. Upsala, Sweden: Upsala University Canadian Studies, 1956
2. Upsala: Lundequistska Bokhandeln, 1969-70

Parks, G. Malcolm
Sam Slick in Pictures 1956, Ryerson Press, Toronto


The Wayback Machine has archived copies of this document:
Review of Haliburton Revisited: Haliburton Bi-centenary Chaplet
edited by Dr. Richard Davies, Wolfville: Gaspereau Press, 1997
Proceedings of the fifth Thomas Raddall Symposium at Acadia University, 1996

 


Archived: 1999 April 19

http://web.archive.orghttp://www.acadiau.ca/inhouse/1998/mar1298/haliburton.htm


Archived: 2000 July 8

http://web.archive.orghttp://www.acadiau.ca/inhouse/1998/mar1298/haliburton.htm


Archived: 2001 August 21

http://web.archive.orghttp://www.acadiau.ca/inhouse/1998/mar1298/haliburton.htm


Archived: 2002 June 18

http://web.archive.orghttp://www.acadiau.ca/inhouse/1998/mar1298/haliburton.htm

 

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