Debate in the Senate on the Canadian Pacific Railway

the government policy criticised.
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Canadian Pacific Railway Company., Railroads -- Canada., Canada -- Politics and government -- 1867-
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 14560
ContributionsCanada. Parliament. Senate.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (40 fr.).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18767444M
ISBN 100665145608

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Inhe started at Canadian Pacific Ltd., in the law department as an assistant solicitor and eventually rose to become President and CEO in He was also Chairman and CEO from to Inhe was summoned to the Senate of Canada representing the senatorial division of Halton, Ontario.

A Liberal, he retired on Septem Appointed by: Pierre Trudeau.

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Canadian Pacific Railway was incorporated on Febru Less than five years later a ribbon of steel united Canada when the line to the Pacific. Following is a comprehensive list of all lines in Canada that Canadian Pacific Railway Company intends "To Discontinue" within the next three years.

It is an update of the CP Three-Year Rail Network Plan dated Novem This list of lines includes all connecting auxiliary track. Donald Alexander Smith, 1st Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal GCMG GCVO PC DL FRS (6 August – 21 January ), was a Scottish-born Canadian businessman who became one of the British Empire's foremost builders and became commissioner, governor and principal shareholder of the Hudson's Bay was president of the Bank of Montreal and with his first Children: Margaret Howard, 2nd Baroness Strathcona.

Pictured, a Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd train leaves Alberta. Picture: Brett Gundlock/Bloomberg Source:Supplied But the President is not ready to rollover just yet.

Canadian Pacific Railway timetables from – are available through the Chung Collection at the University of British Columbia Library.

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Instead, Innis examines the geographical and political circumstances surrounding the CPR's creation, and the resulting economic and social revolution in Western Canada.

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4. The Government may also permit the admission free of duty, of all steel rails, fish plates and other fastenings, spikes, bolts and nuts, wire, timber and all material for bridges to be used in the original construction of the said Canadian Pacific Railway, as defined by the Act thirty-seventh Victoria, chapter fourteen, and of a telegraph line in connection therewith, and all telegraphic.

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