Telford, Rhonda Mae. 1996. “The sound of the rustling of the gold is under my feet where I stand, we have a rich country, a history of aboriginal mineral resources in Ontario.” PhD Dissertation. University of Toronto: National Library of Canada.
Burr, Christina Ann. 2006. Canada’s Victorian Oil Town. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press.
Ewing, John. 1951. “The History of Imperial Oil Limited.” Vol 1. Harvard Business School: Business History Foundation. IOLpub-1a-5. Glenbow Archives, 49.
Ewing 1951, 48.
Ewing, 1951, 30.
Ewing, 1951, 49.
Ewing, 1951, 55.
Burr, Canada's Victorian Oil Town. For an celebratory account of oil prospecting history in this area see also Gary May, Hard Oiler!: The Story of Early Canadians’ Quest for Oil at Home and Abroad (Toronto: Dundurn Press, 1998).
Burr, Canada's Victorian Oil Town, 47.