Sergey Tolstoy and The Doukhobors: The Halifax Quarantine

Cameron, Ian
May 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/23/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 11, p1600
Academic Journal
Chronicles the journey of Count Sergey Tolstoy, eldest son of the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, in Canada in 1899. Departure of S. S. Lake Superior from the Black Sea Russian port of Batoum on January 3; Arrival of the ship in Halifax Harbour on January 27; Recollection of the story of the Doukhobors' 1899 winter quarantine.


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