Jean Murray Cole


Jean Murray Cole is a Peterborough resident and author of numerous books, monographs and articles on the history of Ontario, the fur trade and the Pacific Northwest. A former journalist, Jean was co-editor of the Illustrated Atlas of Peterborough County and Kawartha Heritage. In 1999, Jean spoke about historical sources in Margaret Laurence’s novel The Diviners. In 2006, she introduced author Troon Harrison.

Years Participated: 1999, 2006, 2013

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