History, Tourism and Raising the Nancy

Todd Stubbs, BA, MA and PhD Professor at Lakehead University, Orillia whose interests include History; late nineteenth-early twentieth century Canadian social, cultural, and business history will present “History, Tourism and Raising the Nancy” – the story of the Canadian warship, Nancy, that during the War of 1812-14, was sunk by American forces near the mouth of the Nottawasaga River at Wasaga Beach.