Doukhobor land rush.

Yorkton, Sask., 14 June 1907

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Document Record
Title Doukhobor land rush.
Published Yorkton, Sask., 14 June 1907
Identifier 000003367665
Subject IMMIGRATION & COLONIZATION - DOUKHOBORS.
SASK. - YORKTON - PARTS.
Rights Credit: Canada. Dept. of the Interior / Library and Archives Canada / PA-022244
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired
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This rush for homesteads occurred when the Doukhobors refused, based on their objection to taking on oath of allegiance, to register the homesteads they occupie
In June of 1907, the Dominion Government confiscated the land and made it available to others
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