Category: Debates

Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (24 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-24 By: Newfoundland House of Assembly, The Newfoundlander Citation: “House of Assembly”, The Newfoundlander (27 March 1865) & “Speech of Mr. Renouf”, The Newfoundlander (30 March 1865) & “Speech of Mr. Renouf (Continued)”, The Newfoundlander (3 April 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, March 27, 1865. HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY. FRIDAY, Feb. 22 [sic — 24]        (p. 2) […] On motion of the hon Attorney General,… Read more Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (24 February 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (24 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-24 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 446-482. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. FRIDAY, February 24, 1865. Leonidas Burwell [Elgin East], in resuming the debate upon Confederation, said— Mr. Speaker, before allowing a measure of this importance to go through the House, I feel it my… 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, (24 February 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (23 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-23 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 421. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. THURSDAY, February 23, 1865. The Speaker reported that the House had that day waited on His Excellency the Governor General, with their Address to Her Majesty the Queen, on the subject of uniting… Read more Province of Canada, Legislative Council, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (23 February 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (23 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-23 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 421-446. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. THURSDAY, February 23, 1865.     (p. 421) Alexander Mackenzie [Lambton] resumed the adjourned debate. He said—Before proceeding, Mr. Speaker, to discuss the measure of Confederation itself, I think it desirable to revert… 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, (23 February 1865)

Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (22 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-22 By: Newfoundland House of Assembly, The Newfoundlander Citation: “House of Assembly”, The Newfoundlander (20 March 1865) & “House of Assembly (Continued)”, The Newfoundlander (23 March 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, March 20, 1865. HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY. WEDNESDAY, Feb. 22 […] On motion of the hon Attorney General, pursuant to order of the day, the house resolved itself into Committee of the whole on… Read more Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (22 February 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (22 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-22 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 394-421. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. WEDNESDAY, February 22, 1865.             (p. 394) Luther Holton [Chateauguay]—Before the debate is resumed, I would enquire whether it is the purpose of the Government to bring down… 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, (22 February 1865)

Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (21 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-21 By: Newfoundland House of Assembly, The Newfoundlander Citation: “House of Assembly”, The Newfoundlander (20 March 1865) & “Mr. A Shea’s Speech on Confederation in the House of Assembly on Tuesday, 21st February”, The Newfoundlander (2 March 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, March 20, 1865. HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY. TUESDAY, Feb. 21. The house met at three o’clock. The hon Receiver General, by command of… Read more Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (21 February 1865)

Province of Canada, Legislative Assembly, Parliamentary Debates on the Subject of the Confederation of the British North America Provinces, 8th Parl, 3rd Sess, (21 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-21 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 362-393. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here to view the rest of the Confederation Debates.  LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. TUESDAY, February 21, 1865. Hector-Louis Langevin [Dorchester, Solicitor General East]—It is not without some degree of hesitation that I rise to address the House on this occasion; for I see before me the… 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, (21 February 1865)