Local History Book Not Carried at Your Local Library!


“Timewise Carleton Place…Our Town..a Glance Back” is a timeline of local history. Lots of vintage photographs help tell the story of Carleton Place from the first survey in 1816 through to 1950.
Booklets are $10 with all proceeds going directly to support the Museum. Buy your copy today at Reads Book Shop at 135 Bridge Street or here at the Museum. If you live out of town, call or send an email and we will be happy to mail you a copy right away! (613-253-7013 or cpbheritagemuseum@bellnet.ca) — from the Carleton Place and Beckwith Museum site.

This book is a wealth of information on the town, yet it is NOT carried at your local library. Call me gobsmacked!

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About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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