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"Dominion lands" policy [electronic resource] /
Chester Martin ; edited and with an introduction by Lewis H. Thomas.
imprint
Toronto [Ont.] : McClelland and Stewart, 1973
description
1 electronic text (xxiii, 259 p.) : digital file.
ISBN
0771097697 (print), 9780771097690 (print), 9780773583191 (electronic bk.)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Toronto [Ont.] : McClelland and Stewart, 1973
isbn
0771097697 (print)
9780771097690 (print)
9780773583191 (electronic bk.)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
1. The Surrender of Rupert's Land -- 2. "The Purposes of the Dominion" -- 3. Railway Land Grants: The C.P.R. -- 4. Railway Land Grants: Colonization Railways -- 5. Railway Land Grants: Policies And By-Products -- 6. School Lands -- 7. The Free Homestead System: The Background in the United States -- 8. The Free-Homestead System: The British Provinces -- 9. The Free-Homestead System for "Dominion Lands" -- 10. Pre-Emptions and Purchased Homesteads: The Passing of the Free-Homestead System -- 11. Swamp Lands, Grazing, Timber, Mining and Water Rights -- 12. "The Natural Resources Question": The Transfer of 1930 -- 13. Federal Policies and Provincial Problems.
general note
Issued as part of the Canadian Electronic Library. Canadian publishers collection.
Originally published in 1938 in a volume which also included A. S. Morton's History of prairie settlement.
catalogue key
10501474
technical details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
 
Includes bibliogrqphical references and index.

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