House of Bears|
Emily of New Moon|
Lucy Maud Montgomery was born in Clifton, Prince Edward Island, in 1874. Her most famous book, Anne of Green Gables, was first published in Boston in 1908 and enjoyed immediate success.
The town of Summerside was a commercial, agricultural and fishing hub in its heyday. Still a very active town, it boasts intriguing photographs that are included here with historical annotation.