January 20, 2022

Francis Sherman

Francis Joseph Sherman
Biography, History

Francis Joseph Sherman

Francis Joseph Sherman, poet and banker, was born 3 February 1871 in Fredericton, eldest son of Louis Walsh Sherman, lumberman and liquor merchant, and Alice Maxwell Myshrall, grand-daughter of James…

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Poets’ Corner
History, Landmarks

Poets’ Corner

Fredericton being dubbed the "Poets' Corner of Canada" became official in 1947 when a monument was erected by the Canadian government at the University of New Brunswick in honour of…

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