December 4, 2020

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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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Bliss Carman
Biography, History

Bliss Carman

Bliss Carman, poet, essayist, journalist, and editor was born 15 April 1861 in Fredericton. He was the son of William Carman, a barrister and court official, and Sophia Mary Bliss…

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Robbie Burns Statue
History, Landmarks

Robbie Burns Statue

Robert Burns (25 January 1759 – 21 July 1796) (also known as Robbie Burns, Rabbie Burns, Scotland's favourite son, the Ploughman Poet, Robden of Solway Firth, the Bard of Ayrshire and in Scotland as The Bard) was a Scottish poet and lyricist. He…

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