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R.B. Fleming

Rae B. Fleming was born in Lindsay in 1944. He was lucky enough to attend a one-room schoolhouse. He has attended also, three universities, one of which granted him a Ph.D. He has taught at three levels (primary, secondary and university), has written biography and edited two books. He is currently working on an illustrated history of general stores in Canada.

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Publications

The Lochaber Emigrants to Glengary. editor. Toronto: Natural Heritage/Natural History Inc, 1994.
Boswell's Children, The Art of the Biographer. editor. Toronto: Dundurn Press, 1992.
The Railway King of Canada, Sir William Mackenzie, 1849-1923. Vancouver: University of B.C. Press, 1991.
Eldon Connections, Portrait of a Township. (self-published), 1975.
General Stores of Canada: Merchants and Memories. Toronto: Lynx Images, 2002
The Royal Tour of Canada, The 1939 Royal Visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. Toronto: Lynx Images, 2002

Awards

The Fred Landon Award given by the Ontario Historical Society for Best Book on Ontario's Regional History for The Railway King of Canada, 1992.
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

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