Bibliography

A Bibliography of Jarvis Collegiate
and the Lives of William and Samuel Jarvis

FACTS

  • Blakely, Phyllis R. and John N. Grant, eds., “Mr. Secretary Jarvis: William Jarvis of Cornwall and York,” in Eleven Exiles: Accounts of Loyalists of the American Revolution, Dundurn Press Limited, Toronto, 1982, ISBN 0-919670-62-8
  • Burnett, David, Masterpieces of Canadian Art from the National Gallery of Canada, Hurtig Publishers, Edmonton, 1990. ISBN 0-88830-344-0
  • Burns, Robert J., “Jarvis, William” in Dictionary of Canadian Biography, vol. v, University of Toronto Press, 1983. ISBN 0-8020-3398-9
  • Careless, J. M. S., Toronto to 1918: An Illustrated History, James Lorimer & Company, Toronto, 1984. ISBN 0-88862-665-7
  • Careless, J. M. S., Ontario: A Celebration of Our Heritage, Heritage Publishing House, Mississauga, 1991. ISBN 1-895598-00-1
  • The Diary of Mrs. John Graves Simcoe.
  • Fink, Dean, ed., Life in Upper Canada, 1791-1841: an Inquiry Approach, McClelland and Stewrt Limited, Toronto, 1971.
  • Firth, Edith G., The Town of York, 1815-1834, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1966.
  • Gibson, Sally, More Than an Island: A History of the Toronto Island, Irwin Publishing, Toronto, 1984.
  • Kluckner, Michael, Toronto the Way It Was, Whitecap Books, Toronto, 1988.
  • Leighton, Douglas, and Robert J. Burns, “Samuel Peters Jarvis,” in Dictionary of Canadian Biography, vol. viii, University of Toronto Press, 1985. ISBN 0-8020-3422-5. Contains excellent bibliography on original documents.
  • Lundell, Liz, The Estates of Old Toronto, Boston Mills Press, Erin, 1997. ISBN 1-55046-219-9
  • MacTavish, Newton, The Fine Arts in Canada Macmillan, Toronto, 1925. Facsimile edition published by Coles Publishing Company, Toronto, 1973.
  • Martyn, Lucy Booth, A View of Original Toronto: The Fabric of York/Toronto Circa 1834, The Paget Press, Sutton West & Santa Barbara, 1983. ISBN-0-920348-30-0
  • Martyn, Lucy Booth, Aristocratic Toronto: 19th Century Grandeur: More Stories of the Fascinating Homes and Elegant People of Early Toronto, Gage Publishing Limited, Toronto, 1980. ISBN 0-771-59492-5
  • Martyn, Lucy Booth, The Face of Early Toronto: An Archival Record, 1797-1936, The Paget Press, Sutton West, 1982. ISBN 0 920348 24 6
  • Masters, D.C., The Rise of Toronto 1850 – 1890, The University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1947. ISBN 0-8020-7029-9
  • Medland, Harvey, Minerva’s Diary: A History of Jarvis Collegiate Institute, Mika Publishing Company, Belleville, 1979. ISBN 0-919303-36-6. This book, of course, is essential reading on the subject of Jarvis Collegiate.
  • “Mr. Secretary Jarvis: William Jarvis of Connecticut and York,” in Phyllis R. Blakely and John N. Grant, eds., Eleven Exiles: Accounts of Loyalists of the American Revolution, Dundurn Press Limited, 1982, Toronto. ISBN 0-919670-52-8
  • Leighton, Douglas, and Robert J. Burns, “Samuel Peters Jarvis,” in Dictionary of Canadian Biography, vol. iii, University of Toronto Press, 1985. ISBN 0-8020-3422-5
  • Robertson, J. Ross, The History of Freemasonry in Canada, vol. 1, George Morang & Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1900. William Jarvis was appointed first head of the Freemasons in Upper Canada at the same time he was appointed first Secretary and Registrar.
  • Robertson, John Ross, Landmarks of Toronto, Vol. 1, 1894. Facsimile edition, Mika Publishing Company, Belleville, Ontario, 1976. ISBN 0-919302-04-8
  • Scadding, Henry, Toronto of Old, Dundurn Press, Toronto, 1987. Ed. Frederick H. Armstrong. ISBN 1-55002-027-7. A re-issue of an old classic with detailed descriptions of Toronto streetscapes.
  • Shapiro, Linda, ed., Yesterday’s Toronto, 1870-1910, Coles Publishing Company Limited, Toronto, 1978. ISBN 0-7740-2678-2
  • Stewart, Walter, True Blue: the Loyalist Legend, Collins Publishers, Toronto, 1985. ISBN 0-00-217468-5
  • Thompson, Austin Seton, Jarvis Street: A Story of Triumph and Tragedy, Personal Library Publishers, Toronto, 1980. ISBN 0-920510-15-9. This was a very important source of information for these Web pages.
  • Toronto Harbour: The Passing Years, Toronto Harbour Commission Public Affairs Department, Toronto, 1985.
  • West, Bruce, Toronto, Doubleday, Toronto, 1967.

ATTITUDE

  • D. Schreiber

 

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