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Low Down Articles

Stories on diverse topics of local historical interest from columns originally published in the weekly newspaper "The Low Down to Hull and Back News".

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150 Years of History in the Hills
A series of photo essays celebrating our Gatineau Valley history and heritage during Canada's sesquicentennial year.

The Way We Were
Stories on diverse topics of local historical interest, originally published in the Low Down to Hull and Back News.

Valley Lives
Tributes to the lives of Gatineau Valley residents no longer with us.

Houses of the Gatineau Hills
Stories of homes of local historical interest.

How I got here
Stories on how people found your way to the Gatineau Hills written by Chelsea writer Phil Jenkins.

Spirit of Place
A column written by Catherine Joyce, a Chelsea author.

In the Hills
A column written by Catherine Joyce, a Chelsea author.

Artist Profiles
A column written by Catherine Joyce, a Chelsea author.

Other Articles
Articles of local historical interest primarily related to activities of the Gatineau Valley Historical Society.

Echoes from the Past
Selected articles on the history of the Gatineau from the Patrick Evans column 'Echoes from the Past'.

Tom McLaughlin Articles
A series of articles by Tom McLaughlin on his reminiscences in the 1930's living near Venosta, Quebec.