About the Book
This latest literary creation presents a comprehensive historical narrative about the Haweater tokens, which were once circulated by the Little Current Lions Club on Manitoulin Island. The Haweater coin series holds the remarkable distinction as the longest continually produced token in Ontario, Canada, dating back to the creation of the initial medallion in 1968. The proceeds from the sale of every book are being donated to the Little Current Lions Club. Collectors and admirers of Manitoulin Island will be captivated by an extraordinary work of art, exhibiting the series one-hundred and eight distinct coin types, and even more when quantifying the many coin varieties, making the Haweater Coin series one of the most prestigious and comprehensive collections to endeavor to assemble. Throughout the book, readers will uncover a wealth of knowledge, including information on production mints, mintages, errors, research on metallurgy, magnetism, weights and measures, as well as a unique rarity scale for evaluating and purchasing coins. Additionally, the book delves into local history, culture and folklore, revealing numerous surprises. This book serves as an indispensable reference tool for any dedicated collector, as well as a travel companion for visitors exploring Manitoulin Island. Thank you kindly, Miigwetch, and Merci. I hope you thoroughly enjoy it.