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Gatineau River

Gatineau River Heritage Paddle: A Guide - Second Edition
A Guide was developed as a publication for boaters on the Gatineau River identifying present and past landmarks from Wakefield to the Chelsea Dam and increase general awareness of our river's rich heritage - both historical and environmental.

Gatineau River: Then and Now
Lower Gatineau River from the air in 1926 and 1997. 20 sets of NOW and THEN photographs were taken from the Chelsea Dam north to Wakefield.

Selwyn Court Case
Document of the court proceedings from the expropriation of Harley Selwyn of Kirk's Ferry who was expropriated by the Gatineau Power Company in 1925 for its massive hydro-electric project.

The story of the Gatineau River: Historic fights and fierce independence
A history of the Gatineau River written by Roy Macgregor, published on July 31, 2016 in The Globe and Mail (link to document).