Category: Debates

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (8 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-08 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 770-814. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. WEDNESDAY, March 8, 1865. Fitzwilliam Chambers [Brockville] said—The position of the speaker who comes towards the last in a debate is, if disadvantageous in some respects, at least advantageous in others. If from… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (8 March 1865)

Nova Scotia, House of Assembly, Debates and Proceedings: Discussion of the Union Question / Confederation (7 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-07 By: Nova Scotia (House of Assembly) Citation: Nova Scotia, House of Assembly, Debates and Proceedings, 23rd Parl, 2nd Sess, 1865 at 67-73. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of Nova Scotia’s Confederation Debates for 1865. DEBATES AND PROCEEDINGS OF THE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY OF NOVA SCOTIA. 1865. TUESDAY, March 7. DISCUSSION OF THE UNION QUESTION. ( p. 67) Mr. Bourinot said, as there was nothing before the House, he was desirous of asking the government a question… Read more Nova Scotia, House of Assembly, Debates and Proceedings: Discussion of the Union Question / Confederation (7 March 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (7 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-07 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 702-770. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. TUESDAY, March 7, 1865. The Order of the Day being read for resuming the adjourned debate on Confederation,—             (p. 703) John A. Macdonald [Kingston, Attorney-General West] said:… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (7 March 1865)

Prince Edward Island, House of Assembly, Debates and Proceedings: Union of the Provinces (6 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-06 By: Prince Edward Island (House of Assembly) Citation: Prince Edward Island, House of Assembly, The Parliamentary Reporter; or, Debates and Proceedings of the House of Assembly of Prince Edward Island, For the Year 1865, 22nd Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 13. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of Prince Edward Island’s Confederation Debates for 1865. THE PARLIAMENTARY REPORTER, SESSION, 1865. MONDAY, March 6.             (p. 13) […] Hon Mr Hensley gave notice that on Thursday next he… Read more Prince Edward Island, House of Assembly, Debates and Proceedings: Union of the Provinces (6 March 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (6 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-06 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 648-702. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. MONDAY, March 6, 1865. John A. Macdonald [Kingston, Attorney-General West]—Before the debate on the resolutions in your hands, Mr. Speaker, is continued, I wish to say a few words. The Government is well… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (6 March 1865)

Prince Edward Island, House of Assembly, Debates and Proceedings: Union of the British North American Colonies (4 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-04 By: Prince Edward Island (House of Assembly) Citation: Prince Edward Island, House of Assembly, The Parliamentary Reporter; or, Debates and Proceedings of the House of Assembly of Prince Edward Island, For the Year 1865, 22nd Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 12. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of Prince Edward Island’s Confederation Debates for 1865. THE PARLIAMENTARY REPORTER, SESSION, 1865. SATURDAY, March 4.             (p. 12) AFTERNOON Hon Leader of the Government announced a Message from the… Read more Prince Edward Island, House of Assembly, Debates and Proceedings: Union of the British North American Colonies (4 March 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (3 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-03 By: Province of Canada (Parliament) Citation: Province of Canada, Parliament, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, 1865 at 585-648. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. FRIDAY, March 3, 1865.              (p. 585) Joseph Perrault [Richelieu]—Mr. Speaker, it is not without a degree of hesitation easy to be understood that I venture to give my reasons for my vote on… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (3 March 1865)

Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (2 March 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-03-02 By: Newfoundland House of Assembly, The Newfoundlander Citation: “House of Assembly”, The Newfoundlander (17 April 1865) & “House of Assembly (Continued)”, The Newfoundlander (27 April 1865) & “House of Assembly”, The Newfoundlander (1 May 1865). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of Newfoundland’s Confederation Debates for 1865. The Newfoundlander St. John’s, Monday, April 17, 1865. HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY. THURSDAY, March 2. The house met at 3 o’clock. Mr Kent presented a petition from Michael Barry and… Read more Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (2 March 1865)