Category: Secondary Sources and Other Materials

The Union of the British North American Provinces and the Hon. Joseph Howe (1866)

Document Information Date: 1866 By: A Nova Scotian in Canada Citation: A Nova Scotian in Canada, The Union of the British North American Provinces and the Hon. Joseph Howe (Montreal: Dawson Brothers, 1866). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). The HTML Text Below Has Not Yet Been Edited This document has not yet been edited for mistakes. Help us out by correcting the text and mailing it as a text file to pd@theccf.ca. Your help will make PrimaryDocuments.ca the most complete word-searchable electronic repository of documents relating to… Read more The Union of the British North American Provinces and the Hon. Joseph Howe (1866)

Memorandum [Re: Confederation] between John A. Macdonald and George Brown (4 August 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-08-04 By: John A. Macdonald, George Brown, Governor General Monck Citation: Memorandum between John A. Macdonald and George Brown (4 August 1865) in Joseph Pope, Memoirs of The Right Honourable Sir John A Macdonald, Vol. I, (Ottawa: J. Durie & Son, 1894) at 362-368. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). MEMORANDUM, MADE 4TH AUGUST, 1865, OF CONVERSATION HELD YESTERDAY BETWEEN MESSRS. MACDONALD AND BROWN. ” MR. MACDONALD, yesterday, sought an interview with Mr. Brown, and informed him that His Excellency the Governor General… Read more Memorandum [Re: Confederation] between John A. Macdonald and George Brown (4 August 1865)

Letter from Dr. Charles Tupper to Lieutenant Governor Sir Richard MacDonnell (10 May 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-05-10 By: Charles Tupper Citation: Letter from Dr. Charles Tupper to Lieutenant Governor Sir Richard MacDonnell (10 May 1865) in Joseph Pope, Memoirs of the Right Honourable Sir John Alexander Macdonald, Vol. I (Ottawa: J. Durie & Son, 1894) at 358. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). “Provincial Secretary’s Office, Halifax, May 10, 1865. “MY DEAR SIR RICHARD, “I beg to submit the following observations in reply to your letter of May 2nd, in order to place on record the reasons which induce… Read more Letter from Dr. Charles Tupper to Lieutenant Governor Sir Richard MacDonnell (10 May 1865)

Edward Whelan, The Union of the British Provinces (1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-05 By: Edward Whelan Citation: Edward Whelan, The Union of the British Provinces (Charlottetown: G.T. Haszard, 1865). 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.

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)

Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (28 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-28 By: Newfoundland House of Assembly, The Newfoundlander Citation: “House of Assembly”, The Newfoundlander (10 April 1865) & “House of Assembly (Continued)”, The Newfoundlander (13 April 1865) & “House of Assembly (Continued)”, The Newfoundlander (17 April 1865) “House of Assembly (Continued)”, The Newfoundlander (20 April 1865) “Speech of Mr. Parsons”, The Newfoundlander (24 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, April 10, 1865. HOUSE OF… Read more Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (28 February 1865)

Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (27 February 1865)

Document Information Date: 1865-02-27 By: Newfoundland House of Assembly, The Newfoundlander Citation: “House of Assembly”, The Newfoundlander (6 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, Thursday, April 6, 1865. HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY. MONDAY, Feb. 27 (Continued.) […] On motion of the hon Attorney General, pursuant to order of the day, the house resolved itself into committee of the whole on the further consideration of the confederation of the British… Read more Newfoundland, House of Assembly, Debate on Confederation (27 February 1865)

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)