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UK, HC, “Affairs of Canada”, vol 36 (6 March 1837)

Document Information Date: 1837-03-06 By: UK (House of Commons) Citation: UK, HC, “Affairs of Canada“, vol 36 (1837), cols 1284-1362. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). AFFAIRS OF CANADA. The Order of the Day was read, and the House went into Committee, to take into consideration that part of the King’s Speech which related to Canada. (1284) Lord John Russell I can assure you, Sir, that I never rose with so much reluctance to make a proposition to the House of Commons,… Read more UK, HC, “Affairs of Canada”, vol 36 (6 March 1837)

UK, HL, “The King’s Speech on Opening the Session”, vol 1 (1830), cols 8-11 (2 November 1830)

Document Information Date: 1830-11-02 By: UK (House of Lords) Citation: UK, HL, “The King’s Speech on Opening the Session“, vol 1 (1830), cols 8-11. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (Hansard UK — External Site). THE KING’S SPEECH ON OPENING THE SESSION. HL Deb 02 November 1830 vol 1 cc8-11 8 His Majesty went in state to the House of Lords this day, and the Commons having been summoned to the bar of the House of Peers, his Majesty delivered the following Speech:— “My Lords and Gentlemen,… Read more UK, HL, “The King’s Speech on Opening the Session”, vol 1 (1830), cols 8-11 (2 November 1830)

Constitutional Act, 1791 (UK)

Document Information Date: 1791-12-26 By: George III Citation: Constitutional Act (UK), 31 Geo III, c 31, reprinted in RSC 1985, App II, No. 3. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). 31 George III, c. 31 (U.K.) An Act to repeal certain Parts of an Act, passed in the fourteenth Year of his Majesty’s Reign, intituled, An Act for making more effectual Provision for the Government of the Province of Quebec, in North America; and to make further Provision for the Government of the said Province. “WHEREAS… Read more Constitutional Act, 1791 (UK)

Quebec Act, 1774 (UK)

Document Information Date: 1774-06-22 By: George III Citation: Quebec Act (UK), 14 Geo III, c 83, reprinted in RSC 1985, App II, No. 2. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). 14 George III, c. 83 (U.K.) An Act for making more effectual Provision for the Government of the Province of Quebec in North America. “WHEREAS his Majesty, by his Royal Proclamation bearing Date the seventh Day of October, in the third Year of his Reign, thought fit to declare the Provisions which had been made in… Read more Quebec Act, 1774 (UK)

The Massachusetts Government Act, UK, 1774

Document Information Date: 1774-05-20 By: United Kingdom (Parliament) Citation: An act for the better regulating the government of the province of the Massachuset’s Bay, in New England, UK, 1774, c 45. Other formats: N/A. An act for the better regulating the government of the province of the Massachuset’s Bay, in New England. WHEREAS by letters patent under the great seal of England, made in the third year of the reign of their late majesties King William and Queen Mary, for uniting, erecting, and incorporating, the several colonies, territories, and tracts… Read more The Massachusetts Government Act, UK, 1774

George R. to Governor James Murray, Royal Instructions, 7 December 1763

Document Information Date: 1763-12-07 By: George R. Citation: George R. to Governor James Murray, Royal Instructions, 7 December 1763 reprinted in Sessional Papers (1907). Other formats: Republication in Sessional Papers (PDF). INSTRUCTIONS TO GOVERNOR MURRAY. GEORGE R. Instructions to Our Trusty and Wellbeloved JAMES MURRAY, EsQ.r, Our Captain General and Governor in Chief in and over Our Province of Quebec in America, and of all Our Territories dependent thereupon. Given at Our Court at St James’s the Seventh Day of December 1763 in the Fourth Year of Our Reign. 1.… Read more George R. to Governor James Murray, Royal Instructions, 7 December 1763

George R. to Governor James Murray, Royal Commission, 21 November 1763

Document Information Date: 1763-11-21 By: George R. Citation: George R. to Governor James Murray, Royal Commission, 21 November 1763 reprinted in Sessional Papers (1907). Other formats: Republication in Sessional Papers (PDF). COMMISSION OF CAPTAIN-GENERAL & GOVERNOR IN CHIEF OF THE PROVINCE OF QUEBEC. GEORGE THE THIRD by the grace of God of Great Britain France and Ireland King Defender of the Faith and so forth; To our Trusty and well beloved James Murray Esquire, Greeting. We, reposing especial trust and Confidence in the prudence, Courage and loyalty of you the… Read more George R. to Governor James Murray, Royal Commission, 21 November 1763

George R, Proclamation, 7 October 1763 (Royal Proclamation)

Document Information Date: 1763-10-07 By: George III Citation: George R, Proclamation, 7 October 1763, reprinted in RSC 1985, App II, No. 1. Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). The Royal Proclamation, 1763 October 7, 1763 BY THE KING, A PROCLAMATION GEORGE R. Whereas We have taken into Our Royal Consideration the extensive and valuable Acquisitions in America, secured to our Crown by the late Definitive Treaty of Peace, concluded at Paris, the 10th Day of February last; and being desirous that all Our loving Subjects, as… Read more George R, Proclamation, 7 October 1763 (Royal Proclamation)