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Nova Scotia and Confederation (Canadian studies in history and government)

by K.G. Pryke

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Published by University of Toronto Press .
Written in English

  • Politics and government,
  • 1763-1867,
  • Canada,
  • 1841-1867,
  • Nova Scotia

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7873295M
    ISBN 100802053890
    ISBN 109780802053893

    The labour movement in Nova Scotia before Confederation. [Charles Bruce Fergusson; Public Archives of Nova Scotia.] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Bruce Fergusson; Public Archives of Nova Scotia. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description. Nova Scotia. In in Nova Scotia, Anti-Confederates won 36 out of 38 seats in the provincial legislature, and formed a government under William Annand (See 24th General Assembly of Nova Scotia).The Anti-Confederation Party was opposed by the Confederation Party of Charles ent Anti-confederates included the noted shipbuilder William D. Lawrence, Alfred .

    Nova Scotia and Confederation Hardcover – Jan. 1 by Kenneth G Pryke (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" CDN$ — CDN$ Paperback "Please retry" CDN$ CDN$ Author: Kenneth G Pryke. Nova Scotia Confederation Reasons To Join Pros It would make trade with B.N.A easier Better possibility of a railroad Better protection against the Fenians improve the economy Cons Might lose free trade with the U.S. Didn't really know the other colonies Were more interested in a.

      Miss Confederation offers a rare look back, through a woman’s eyes, at the men and events at the centre of this pivotal time in Canada’s history. Mercy Anne Coles, the daughter of PEI delegate George Coles, kept a diary of the social happenings and political manoeuvrings as they affected her and her desires. A unique historical document Reviews: 7. Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Pryke, Kenneth G., Nova Scotia and Confederation, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth G Pryke.

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Nova Scotia and Confederation (Canadian studies in history and government) by K.G. Pryke Download PDF EPUB FB2

Nova Scotia (also known as Mi'kma'ki and Acadia) is a Canadian province located in Canada's known history, the oldest known residents of the province are the Mi'kmaq the first years of European settlement, the region was claimed by France and a colony formed, primarily made up of Catholic Acadians and Mi' time period involved six wars in which the Mi.

This book not only brings Nova Scotia’s struggles into sharp focus but also unpacks the intellectual and social values that took root in the region.

By the time that Nova Scotia became a province of the Dominion of Canada inits multicultural peoples, including Mi’kmaq, Acadian, African, and British, had come to a grudging, unequal Author: Margaret Conrad. Nova Scotia, Canadian province located on the eastern seaboard of North America, one of the four original provinces (along with New Brunswick, Ontario, and Quebec) that constituted the Dominion of Canada in Roughly miles ( km) long but not more than about 80 miles ( km) wide at any point, the province comprises the peninsula of Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Island (separated from.

Title: Nova Scotia and Confederation First Edition. Author Name: PRYKE, Kenneth G. Canadian Studies in History and Government No Categories:Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto,ISBN Seller ID: Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA CANADIAN HISTORY POLITICS CANADA GOVERNMENT CONFEDERATION.

Reinventing Nova Scotia, – 8. The Great Divide, – 9. Entering the Long Nineteenth Century, – Bluenoses and Britons, – Making Progress, – Confederation and its Discontents, – Afterwards.

As soon as I heard the (Atlantic Canada) travel bubble was opening we had to book the ferry,’’ Metcalfe told The Guardian shortly before boarding the MV Confederation at the terminal in Wood Islands. Metcalfe was also going over to do some work.

He writes for Rural Delivery, a Nova Scotia magazine that covers rural life in the region. The anti-Confederation movement in Nova Scotia was a significant political force from the ss. Britain’s support for Confederation was critical in undermining the anti-Confederation movement under Joseph Howe.

Support for repeal and secession reflected substantial and rapid social and economic change in Nova Scotia.

Nova Scotia. In Nova Scotia there was little solidarity on the topic of Confederation. The ability of the proposed federal government to establish tariffs and run the fisheries was a major hurdle for a seagoing community. As well there was Joseph Howe to factor into the : John Douglas Belshaw.

In the Nova Scotia election on 22 MayHowe’s Anti-Confederation Party won 36 of 38 seats. But it didn’t matter. Charles Tupper, premier until Septemberbelieved that joining Canada would strengthen Nova Scotia ’s commercial sector; provide the colony with greater influence; and prevent annexation by the United States.

The confederation officially begun on July 1,which were consists of the provinces Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia, as well as the other provinces, should join the confederation at that time because the union can establish relationships between the colonies that will help each other prosper.

A common thread running through the chapters in this book focuses on the circumstances in which each governor and lieutenant-governor found himself, and what he did to remedy a specific situation and how each, in his own way, brought Nova Scotia a step closer to Confederation.

As Prince Edward Island (P.E.I)opened its border on July 3, residents of the four provinces were extremely eager to travel across the Confederation Bridge which connects New Brunswick and P.E.I. Long lines were seen at the toll booth which allowed travellers from Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick and to enter Nova Scotia provided.

Black Nova Scotians or African Nova Scotians are Black Canadians whose ancestors primarily date back to the Colonial United States as slaves or freemen, and later arrived in Nova Scotia, Canada during the 18th and early 19th centuries.

As of the Census of Canada, 21, black people live in Nova Scotia, most in Halifax. Since the s, numerous Black Nova Scotians have migrated to. The History of Nova Scotia is now available at Arcadia Publishing.

Read about the Nova Scotia Confederation History, books about the major cities such as Halifax, and much more. Colonial and pre-confederation tokens of Canada. This section presents different Colonial and pre-confederation tokens of Canada.

The links below will guide you to the description and characteristics of these types of tokens and see various errors, varieties and values. Contributory Factors of Confederation Figure The 60th Battalion braces itself for a Fenian Raid in May Confederation answered constitutional questions about Canada’s organization and governance, but it was also an economic strategy, and it had a military and diplomatic face as well.

About the Book; Acknowledgments; Preface; I. Prologue. Introduction to Post-Confederation Canada Nova Scotia’s Second Thoughts; British Columbia and the Terms of Union The Provincial Rights Movement; The Judicial System of Post-Confederation Canada; The Other Dominion; Summary; IV.

Book Description: Kenneth Pryke's study of the period reveals the complex interplay of personalities, economic interests, social attitudes, and political ideas which shaped Nova Scotia's hesitant course before and its reluctant acceptance of the new federal system.

This database is an index to various local censuses taken between and in Canada, primarily in the Nova Scotia and Ontario provinces. Information contained in this data set includes the name of the individual, the township, district, county, and/or province in Canada under which the individual is found in the census, the page number on.

This minute ferry trip runs across the Northumberland Strait between Wood Islands, Prince Edward Island and Caribou, Nova Scotia, just outside of historic Pictou.

Walk or drive aboard our vessels – the mv Confederation and the mv Holiday Island – then relax, stretch your legs, and experience the beauty of the Maritime sea and sky. History of Nova Scotia; (Halifax: Bowen,in 3 vols.) This is one of three major histories that have been written on Nova Scotia.

The other were written by Murdoch and Haliburton. The first volume, with index, deals with the history of Acadia (). The second brings us up to confederation.Have been researching Nova Scotia's entrance into Confederation and found some interesting anecdotes but looking for more. That's when I found this book.

It's not out until the end of the month. Looking forward to giving it a read!Transportation Political Situation For it or Not for it!? Economy For it: Adam George Archibald a.k.a Keianna Charles Tupper a.k.a Tamerah Not for it: Jonathan McCully a.k.a Ayub a.k.a Kevin Conclusion I Charles Tupper, will consider transportation as a advantage if i join.