Volume 48


Up the Gatineau!

Volume 48, 2022

Cover Image: The historical Reid/Brown farm on Highway 105 in Chelsea at Kirk’s Ferry, a favoured painting site for many visual artists. This circa 1975 painting is by the well-known landscape artist Bruce Heggtveit (1917–2002). The painting is owned by Jim Brown, who was the last generation of Browns to live on the farm. Refer to his article in this volume. Oil, 26"x 32" framed. Reproduced with the kind permission of Marianne Heggtveit. GVHS 03032.001/59

Table of Contents

  Article Author Page
1. The Gatineau: The First Billion Years Les White 1
2. The Great Wright Robbery of 1909 D. Jeffrey Brown 14
3. What We Ate on the Farm
Ce que nous mangions à la ferme
Jim Brown 25
4. Be There or Be Square: A Memoir of Saturday Night Dances at the Cascades Club in the Mid ’60s Catherine Joyce 35
5. The Battle of Brennan’s Hill Thomas Hayden, with foreword by Paull Leamen 40
6. Pickanock Brian Doyle 44
7. The Airplane Box that Became a Wolf Lake Cottage Catherine Luke 51
8. A Journey into the Past—Lac-des-Loups, Québec Mark Frutkin 63
9. Wolf Lake’s Hazel Foran Mayer Anita Rutledge 68
10. Maggie, with Love Frances Curry 75
11. From Cantley to the Basque Country Oriana Barkham 81

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