Proposal for a rapid communication with the Pacific and the East via British North America

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Document Record
Creator Synge, Millington Henry
Title Proposal for a rapid communication with the Pacific and the East via British North America
Identifier P000294
Subject Communications--Pacific Railway
Canada--Transportation
Railroads
Chemins de fer
Waterways
Voies navigables
1852
Notes print 28 p., fold. map, tables.; 23 cm.
Language English
Media Text
Contributor University of Alberta
Description "Read January 12 and 26, 1852." Synge's proposal was that obstructions, such as rapids on the waterways across Canada, be removed or reduced to enable a transcontinental canal, river, and railway system.
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