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SAMPLER made by Mahalah Alice Cann in 1837

Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.

Mahalah was born in 1825.

Reference: "West Nova Ships and Their Men: The Cann Ships" by George Cann.

This book is a very comprehensive documentation of the Cann Family Shipbuilding Industry. Very few books were published but it was very well done - less than 100 books published for Family reference.

A 19th C Canadian sampler by Mahalah Alice Cann, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, 1837