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Month: November 1858

“Question of Federation of the British Provinces in America” (November 9, 1858)

Click here to view the original document (PDF). CONFIDENTIAL. Question of Federation of the British Provinces in America. PRINTED AT THE FOREIGN OFFICE. NOVEMBER 9, 1858. CONFIDENTIAL. QUESTION OF FEDERATION OF THE BRITISH PROVINCES IN AMERICA. Colonial Office, November 1858. [424] Question of Federation of the British Provinces in America. No. 1. EXTRACT from Sir Edmund Head’s SPEECH on Opening the Legislature. I PROPOSE the course of the recess, to communicate with Her Majesty’s Government, and with the Government of our sister Colonies, on another matter of very great importance.… Read more “Question of Federation of the British Provinces in America” (November 9, 1858)