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作者 Martin, Chester
書名 Dominion Lands Policy
出版項 Montreal : MQUP, 1973
©1973
國際標準書號 9780773583191 (electronic bk.)
9780771097690
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (287 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
系列 Carleton Library Series ; v.69
Carleton Library Series
附註 Cover -- CONTENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- PREFACE -- 1.THE SURRENDER OF RUPERT'S LAND -- 2. "THE PURPOSES OF THE DOMINION -- 1. Canada and the Transfer -- 2. Historic "Purposes -- 3. Parallels and Precedents -- 4. The Surveys -- 5. Half-breed Grants and Hudson's Bay Reserves -- 3. RAILWAY LAND GRANTS: THE C.P.R. -- 1. A Kingdom for a Horse -- 2. Origins in the United States -- 3. A New Technique -- 4. Two Other Analogies -- 5. A "Pacific Railway" for Canada -- 6. Trends and Tendencies -- 7. The C.P.R. Charter -- 4. RAILWAY LAND GRANTS: COLONIZATION RAILWAYS -- 1. Branch Lines and Local Patriotism -- 2. The C.P.R. Subsidiaries -- 3. The Canadian Northern and Subsidiaries -- 4. The Qu'Appelle, Long Lake and Saskatchewan Railroad -- 5. RAILWAY LAND GRANTS: POLICIES AND BY-PRODUCTS -- 1. Railways and Settlement -- 2. Sales and Prices -- 3. C.P.R. Land Policies -- 4. Colonization Railways and Land Companies -- 5. The End of the Railway Land Grant System -- 6. SCHOOL LANDS -- 1. Dominion Policy at its Best -- 2. Precedents in the U.S. and "Canada -- 3. School Lands in Dominion Policy -- 4. School Lands Policy and Administration -- 7. THE FREE HOMESTEAD SYSTEM: THE BACKGROUND IN THE UNITED STATES -- 1. Analogies and Contrasts -- 2. Sectionalism and the Frontier -- 3. The Homestead Act of 1862 -- 4. The Homestead Act in the United States -- 8. THE FREE-HOMESTEAD SYSTEM: THE BRITISH PROVINCES -- 1. Contrasts and Complications -- 2. The Maritime Provinces -- 3. Land Policy in the Canadas -- 4. Free Homesteads and "Dominion Lands -- 9. THE FREE-HOMESTEAD SYSTEM FOR "DOMINION LANDS -- 1. Free Homesteads Taken for Granted -- 2. Homesteads and Railway Land Grants -- 3. The Staple of Land Policy -- 4. The System at Work: Early Defects -- 5. The System at Work: Later Results -- 10. PRE-EMPTIONS AND PURCHASED HOMESTEADS: THE PASSING OF THE FREE-HOMESTEAD SYSTEM
1. Tendencies towards Larger Holdings -- 2. The Passing of the Free Homestead -- 11. SWAMP LANDS, GRAZING, TIMBER, MINING AND WATER RIGHTS -- 1. Swamp Lands -- 2. Grazing Lands -- 3. Timber -- 4. Forest Reserves and Parks -- 5. Mining Policy on Dominion Lands -- 6. Water Rights -- 12. "THE NATURAL RESOURCES QUESTION": THE TRANSFER OF 1930 -- 1. Poverty and Provincial Rights, 1870-1905 -- 2. New Provinces and Subsidies "in Lieu of Lands -- 3. The Transfer of 1930: The Manitoba Settlement -- 4. The Transfer of 1930: Alberta and Saskatchewan -- 13. FEDERAL POLICIES AND PROVINCIAL PROBLEMS -- 1. Federal Alienations: Free Homesteads and Land Sales -- 2. Land Sales versus Free Grants -- 3. The Railway Land Grant System -- 4. The Free-Homestead System -- 5. Conclusion -- NOTE ON THE EDITOR -- BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTES -- INDEX -- A -- B -- C -- D -- F -- G -- H -- I -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- W
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Martin, Chester Dominion Lands Policy Montreal : MQUP,c1973 9780771097690
主題 Land grants -- Canada -- History.;Public lands -- Northwest, Canadian -- History
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Alt Author Thomas, Lewis H
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