Category: Newspapers

“The Convention Yesterday” (Reformers of Upper Canada Convention in Toronto), The Globe (11 November 1859).

Document Information Date: 1859-11-11 By: The Globe Citation: “The Convention Yesterday”, The Globe [Toronto] (11 November 1859). Other formats: THE CONVENTION YESTERDAY. The Convention met yesterday morning at the appointed hour, nine o’clock, and continued the general discussion of the previous evening. Hon. Mr. Mowat opened in a short speech, pointed, straightforward, and solid. He received a very hearty greeting from the Convention. Mr. Geo. S. Wilkes, of Brantford, spoke in favour of federation as the policy which commended itself to the friends of Canadian nationality. After a few words… Read more “The Convention Yesterday” (Reformers of Upper Canada Convention in Toronto), The Globe (11 November 1859).

“Meeting of the Liberal Convention of Upper Canada”, [Report of the Committee of Resolutions] The Globe (10 November 1859)

Document Information Date: 1859-11-10 By: The Globe Citation: “Meeting of the Liberal Convention of Upper Canada”, The Globe [Toronto] (10 November 1859). Other formats: MEETING OF THE LIBERAL CONVENTION OF UPPER CANADA. […] RESOLUTIONS. The following report of the Committee on Resolutions, was submitted through the Chairman of the Committee, Mr. Jeffrey, of Cobourg: The Committee appointed to prepare Resolutions for the consideration of the Convention respectfully report that, after mature consideration, they have agreed to present the following six resolutions as likely to elicit discussion on the several remedies… Read more “Meeting of the Liberal Convention of Upper Canada”, [Report of the Committee of Resolutions] The Globe (10 November 1859)

“Meeting of Opposition Members of Parliament of Lower Canada” (Liberal party Manifesto), The Globe (31 October 1859).

Document Information Date: 1859-10-25* (Date of Meeting where manifesto was issued) By: The Globe, A.A. Dorion, Lewis Drummond, L.A. Dessaules, Thomas D’Arcy McGee Citation: “Meeting of Opposition Members of Parliament of Lower Canada”, The Globe [Toronto] (31 October 1859). Other formats: An Important Document. MEETING OF OPPOSITION MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT OF LOWER CANADA. At a meeting of the Opposition members of Parliament of Lower Canada, held in Montreal on Tuesday, October 25th, the Committee appointed at a previous meeting to consider the political position of the country, and the duties… Read more “Meeting of Opposition Members of Parliament of Lower Canada” (Liberal party Manifesto), The Globe (31 October 1859).

Province of Canada, Debates, Thompson’s Mirror of Parliament, 6th Parl, 3rd Sess (1859-1860)

Document Information Date: 1859-02-28 By: Province of Canada (Parliament), Thompson’s Mirror of Parliament Citation: Issues 1-45, Thompson’s Mirror of Parliament (1859-1860). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Why Is There No Text? This document has not yet been transcribed. Help us out by transcribing the PDF into a text file and emailing it to pd@theccf.ca. Your help will make PrimaryDocuments.ca the most complete word-searchable electronic repository of documents relating to the Canadian constitution. For more information consult our Be a Contributor page.

“Provincial Parliament. Legislative Assembly. Wednesday, July 7”, Montreal Herald (10 July 1858)

Document Information Date: 1858-07-07 By: Province of Canada (Parliament), Montreal Herald Citation: “Provincial Parliament. Legislative Assembly. Wednesday, July 7” Montreal Herald (10 July 1858). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Click here for the beginning of the debate on July 5. PROVINCIAL PARLIAMENT. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. Wednesday, July 7. FEDERAL UNION. Mr. Galt, in resuming the subject of a Federal Union of the British Provinces, said his resolutions were intended to show that it would be good policy for the Province to change its method of Government.… Read more “Provincial Parliament. Legislative Assembly. Wednesday, July 7”, Montreal Herald (10 July 1858)

“Provincial Parliament. Legislative Assembly. Monday, July 5”, Montreal Herald (8 July 1858)

Document Information Date: 1858-07-05 By: Province of Canada (Parliament), Montreal Herald Citation: “Provincial Parliament. Legislative Assembly. Monday, July 5” Montreal Herald (8 July 1858). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). PROVINCIAL PARLIAMENT. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. Monday, July 5. REPRESENTATION BY POPULATION. The House then commenced the discussion upon the Hon. Mr. Cameron’s motion for the first reading of the bill relative to Representation, and on the Hon. Mr. Cauchon’s amendment, “That the bill be read a first time this day three months,” and Mr. John Cameron’s amendment… Read more “Provincial Parliament. Legislative Assembly. Monday, July 5”, Montreal Herald (8 July 1858)

“Lettre IV”, La Minerve (9 January 1832)

Document Information Date: 1832-01-09 By: La Minerve Citation: “Lettre IV”, La Minerve (9 January 1832). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). Why Is There No Text? This document has not yet been transcribed. Help us out by transcribing the PDF into a text file and emailing it to pd@theccf.ca. Your help will make PrimaryDocuments.ca the most complete word-searchable electronic repository of documents relating to the Canadian constitution. For more information consult our Be a Contributor page.