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Canadian Book Trade and Library Index: Authority Lists

Book Trade Roles

Account book maker
Account book seller
Advertising agent
Agent
Apprentice/Trainee
Archivist
Auctioneer
Author
Bank note maker
Bill poster
Blank book maker
Blank book seller
Bookbinder
Book crimper
Book cutter
Bookkeeper/Accountant
Book repairer
Bookseller (unspecified)
Bookseller, itinerant
Bookseller, retail
Bookseller, wholesale
Book sewer
Bookstore manager
Cartoonist
Circulating library owner
Clerk
Compositor/Typesetter
Designer
Die sinker
Editor
Electrotyper
Embosser
Engraver, wood
Engraver/Etcher
Envelope maker
Folder
Foreman (unspecified)
Foreman, bindery
Foreman, composing room
Foreman, job room
Foreman, newsroom
Ink maker
Ink seller
Journalist/Reporter
Journeyman
Librarian
Library, academic
Library board member
Library, church
Library, circulating
Library, depository
Library, free
Library, government
Library, law
Library, legislative
Library, lending
Library, Mechanics' Institute
Library, medical
Library, military
Library, mobile
Library, national
Library, parish
Library, prison
Library, private
Library, provincial
Library, public
Library, regional
Library, rural
Library, school district
Library, school
Library, science
Library, social
Library, special
Library, subscription
Library, urban
Literary agent
Lithographer
Machinist
Magazine/Periodical manager
Magazine/Periodical publisher
Manager
Map-maker
Map publisher
Map seller
Music engraver/printer
Music seller
Newsagent/News dealer
Newsboy
Newspaper agent/Distribution agent
Newspaper carrier
Newspaper distributor
Newspaper engineer
Newspaper manager
Newspaper proprietor/publisher
Paper industry worker
Papermaker
Paper mill owner
Paper mill worker
Paper ruler
Paper seller
Paper warehouse
Pen/Quill maker
Pencil maker
Photoengraver
Photographer
Photolithographer
Playing card maker
Playing card seller
Press club
Press club room secretary
Press feeder
Pressman
Printer
Printer's materials supplier
Printing machinery manufacturer
Proofreader
Publisher
Publisher's traveler/Publisher's agent
Pulp mill worker
Rag merchant
Reading room/Newsroom manager
Reading room/Newsroom proprietor
Religious book distributor
Stamp cutter
Stamp maker (rubber or metal)
Stationer (unspecified)
Stationer, manufacturing
Stationer, retail
Stationer, wholesale
Stencil cutter
Stenographer
Stereotyper
Subscription agent (unspecified)
Subscription agent, book
Subscription agent, newspaper
Subscription agent, periodical
Supplier to book trades
Typecaster
Type founder
Typewriter agent
Typewriter/Copyist
Typographer

Non-Book Trade Roles

Alderman
Art gallery owner
Artist
Bag maker
Bailiff
Banker
Bank teller
Blacksmith
Book club member
Book collector
Civil servant
Clergy
Colporteur/Peddler
Commission merchant/Agent
Confectioner
Court clerk
Credit agent
Drawing materials/Art supplies seller
Druggist/Apothecary/Pharmacist
Dry goods dealer
Electronic motors seller
Engineer
Exchange broker
Fancy goods dealer
Farmer
Fireman
Founder
Fruit seller
Furniture seller
Furrier
Garden seeds seller
General merchant
Glass cutter
Government office holder
Grain inspector
Grocer
Hardware merchant
House/sign painter
Inn/Hotel
Inn/Hotel keeper
Insurance agent
Land surveyor
Lawyer
License issuer
Lottery agent
Marble mason
Mathematical instrument maker/seller
Men's furnishings seller
Military/Militia personnel
Milliner
Musical instrument maker/seller
Music hall manager
Nautical instrument maker/seller
Paper box/bag maker
Pawnbroker
Picture framer
Phonograph agent
Photographic supplies dealer
Physician
Politician
Post/Mail clerk
Postmaster/Postmistress
Print seller
Real estate agent
Registrar of deeds
School
Sewing machine dealer
Ship chandler
Shoemaker
Stamp agent
Teacher
Telegraph operator
Telephone service provider
Toy maker/seller
Tobacconist
Twine seller
Wallpaper maker/seller
Watchmaker/Jeweller
Wood carver

Province/Territory/District

Acadia
Alberta
British Columbia
District of Alberta
District of Assiniboia
District of Athabaska
District of Franklin
District of Keewatin
District of Mackenzie
District of Saskatchewan
District of Ungava
Labrador
Lower Canada (Quebec)
Manitoba
New Brunswick
New Caledonia (British Columbia)
New France
Newfoundland
North-West Territories
Nova Scotia
Ontario
Prince Edward Island
Quebec
Rupert's Land
Saskatchewan
St. John's Island (Prince Edward Island)
Upper Canada (Ontario)
Vancouver Island
Yukon
Yukon District

Political Affiliation

Canadian Party
Clear Grit
Conservative
Fenian
Liberal
Liberal-Conservative Party
Parti bleu
Parti rouge
Patriot Party
Progressive Conservative
Reformer
United Empire Loyalist

Religious Affiliation

Baptist
Bible Christian
Church of England
Church of Scotland
Congregational
Episcopal
Jewish
Lutheran
Mennonite
Methodist
Methodist Episcopal
Moravian
Plymouth Brethren
Presbyterian
Puritan
Religious Society of Friends
Roman Catholic
Unitarian
Universalist
Wesleyan Methodist