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We wish to thank the following publications and their authors for all the valuable information we have used in compiling this history:

Guide Book and Atlas of Muskoka and Parry Sound Districts (edited by U.E.Hamilton) Toronto, 1897

The Lake In The Hills strong Township and Sundridge 1875-1925, compiled by Patricia Lee and Edited by Alice May Robins, 1989

In Celebration of the Old Nipissing Road 1875-2000, by Helen Stewart

Almaguin a Highland History, Astrid Taim, 1998

Looking Back With The Magnetawan Women’s Institute, A Selection of Stories from their Tweedsmuir History (the members of the Magnetawan Woman’s Institute)

Magnetawan Legion Memorial Park Book Of Remembrance, (The Magnetawan Community Development Committee).

Up the Great North Road: The Story of an Ontario Colonization Road by Jon MacFie

Ghost Towns Of Ontario by Ron Brown

Steamboating In Muskoka by Richard Tatley

Magnetawan Photos and Food by The Magnetawan Agricultural Society (1987)

Magnetawan Today Photos and Recipes By The Magnetawan Agricultural Society (1997)

Parry Sound Logging Days by John MacFie (1987)

Then and Now Volume Two West Parry Sound Schools 1865 - 1981

The Free Grants Lands of Canada by Thos. MCMurray, J.P. Bracebridge Ontario Canada 1871-2002 Edition by Brad Hammond


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