Report on the line of route between Lake Superior and the Red River Settlement

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Document Record
Creator Dawson, Simon James
Title Report on the line of route between Lake Superior and the Red River Settlement
Identifier P000481
Subject Communications--Communications with Red River
Canada--Parliament
Canada--Transportation
Red River Valley (Man.)--Description and travel
Trade routes
Routes commerciales
1868
Notes print 44 p., fold. map.; 24 cm.
Language English
Media Text
Contributor University of Alberta
Description At head of title: "31 Victoria. Sessional paper (no. 81)." Also published, Ottawa: Printed by I.B. Taylor, 1869 (32p.). Discusses various routes, types of transportation, costs, and probable volume of freight. Proposed a railway to Height of Land, the use of navigable streams to Lake of the Woods, and another railway to Fort Garry. A wagon road was to be a preliminary step. For French version <i>see </i>Peel <xref>480</xref>.
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