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Down to Bowring's : a memoir

Author: Derrick Bowring; Amy Bowring
Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador : Creative Publishers, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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A mercantile history of one of the most recognized and successful department stores in downtown St. John's, NL. It tells the story of how the family business evolved from a watch and clock-making company to become a major economic force in Newfoundland, expanding rapidly in the mercantile business and in the major opportunities there were for economic growth and improvement on the island of Newfoundland and Labrador.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Biographies
Named Person: Derrick Bowring; Derrick Bowring
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Derrick Bowring; Amy Bowring
ISBN: 9781771030618 1771030615
OCLC Number: 906233521
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: xiv, 141 pages : illustrations (some colour), portraits ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Derrick Bowring ; edited by Amy Bowring.

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A mercantile history of one of the most recognized and successful department stores in downtown St. John's, NL. It tells the story of how the family business evolved from a watch and clock-making company to become a major economic force in Newfoundland, expanding rapidly in the mercantile business and in the major opportunities there were for economic growth and improvement on the island of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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