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Isle Madame: The spot where I entered the Universe.
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Pictures represent an historical archived account of Isle Madame Sept. 2004.

All photos taken are from publicly accessible locations. 
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Thank you:  Godfrey J. LeBlanc

1. Picture Tour Of  Isle Madame
2. Homes of Isle Madame



Isle Madame Families
This 250 page book contains information on the four main communities of Arichat, D'Escousse, Petit de Grat and West Arichat. The book contains hundreds of pictures, some never before seen. Read about the Island's Haunting & Strange Tales and the many Heritage homes throughout the island. Articles have been written about the five parishes and the islands businesses of yesterday and today. You will enjoy the many stories of life on the island along with the Shipwreck Stories. The book contains some of my favorite recipes as well as the History of our schools. You will enjoy reading about the founding of Louisdale and the stories of the great musical and artistic talents from Isle Madame. 
Website Link: http://www3.ns.sympatico.ca/j.josse/IsleMadameBook.htm

This is an excellent work.  Well worth having. G.J.LeBlanc
You may contact Jeanne Joyce-Stone at:  j.josse@ns.sympatico.ca

1. HISTORY OF ISLE MADAME AN INDEX OF SIGNIFICANT  DATES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER 
$10 + $5 SHIPPING

2. THE DAYS OF WOODEN SHIPS AND IRON MEN: A BRIEF HISTORY OF ISLE MADAME A HISTORY OF ARICHAT,  PETIT DE GRAT, WEST ARICHAT, D'ESCOUSSE AND THE SMALLER COMMUNITIES WITHIN THESE PARISHES 
$20 + $10 SHIPPING

3. ISLE MADAME STORIES NINE WORKS OF NONFICTION BASED ON INCIDENTS IN THE HISTORY OF ISLE MADAME AS WELL AS TWO WORKS OF FICTION AND SEVERAL POEMS SCHEDULED FOR RELEASE FALL OF 2006: 
$20 + $10 SHIPPING 

4. The fourth book should be out in the fall and that book will be of arichat and area's houses . This book is done through his father and it's a walk through Arichat and area, and who lived in them dated 1935. we take in Lockside, Pondville, Cape Auget, Robins, and Barrachois. We will also include a few other houses from around the Island for now. this book will included pictures of houses that have been torn down or burnt, and some that are still there.  $20 + $10 SHIPPING 


DON B. Contact: DON BOUDROT P.O. BOX 395, ARICHAT, NOVA SCOTIA.B0E 1A0 
Email dboudrot@hotmail.com   or Phone (902) 226 3066

Links to the Island

. Link Description
. Samson Family Sampson Hamily History website.   By Charles Samson
. Isle Madame Families Jeanne Joyce-Stone is researching the following famlies.  If you can help with information please contact her.  Josse-Samson-Petitpas-Bonin / Stone-David-Boudrot-Scanlon
. Isle Madame 2000 pictures of  Isle Madame. Serves as a record of the island in the summer of 2004.
. Richmond Web Portal  Welcome to the "Richmond/Inverness Web Portal", your online source for information on the counties of Richmond and Inverness. 
. Brief History   Shortly after Columbus discovered North America, French, English and Basque fishers came to Isle Madame during the Summer as a base for their fishing, whaling and walrus expeditions.......
. Isle Madame Historical Society  MHS recognizes the importance of this island's rich heritage and wishes to document this information, for the benefit of present and future generations.
. Telile Cable TV Telile is a community driven venture whose mission is to stimulate human, social, and economic development in the Isle Madame / Louisdale community. 
. Ed Galvin's Census Records for D'Escousse, Nova Scotia:
. Map Map of Isle Madame
. Arichat Church Records
. D'Escousse Church Records
.  Acadian Genealogy Links Links to Acadian sites and infomation around the province.
. DIMA Dec 2005 news letter in pdf format
. . As I search the net for topics I sometimes find things that I will properly index later.  Some of these are found below
. . http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~grose/french.txt
. Atlantic Canadian  Genealogies that have an Atlantic Canadian 

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