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  Calendar - Canada - 1923
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  Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The first group of Mennonites that came to Canada were pushed in part by hostility at home arising from their pacifism during the American Revolution.
In western Canada some of the Mennonites who had arrived there from Russia and northern Germany after 1870 organized their own conference, the Conference of Mennonites in Central Canada, in 1903.
Conference of Mennonites in Canada (often referred to as "General Conference Mennonites") and the Mennonite Brethren are the three largest Canadian Mennonite groups.
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 Messages to Canada
May this community, ever aware of the position it occupies, and of the bright prospects unfolding before it, brace itself for one last, supreme effort, and ensure, while there is yet time, the complete and total success of the enterprise to which it stands committed.
His association, not only with Canada and the inception of the Faith there, but with the World Centre and the Shrine of the Báb, naturally endears him to all the friends, and his grave should be a national memorial.
In other words, a territory or an island in the vicinity of Canada, which has never been opened to the Faith, may be opened in the place of Anticosti, and thus the goals of the Ten Year Plan will not be decreased.
bahai-library.com /writings/shoghieffendi/mc   (13096 words)

  
 1923 in Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1922 in Canada, other events of 1923, 1924 in Canada and the list of 'years in Canada'.
March 2 - The Halibut Treaty signed with the United States is Canada's first international treaty not signed under the auspices of the United Kingdom
July 1 - The Chinese Immigration Act of 1923 came into effect, banning all Chinese from entering Canada except for businessmen, diplomats, foreign students, and "special circumstances"
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1923_in_Canada   (380 words)

  
 Freedom Party International - Consent 23 - December 1995
In 1920, one year before King became prime minister of Canada, the Opium and Drug Branch was established by the Department of Health, and was put in charge of enforcing narcotics legislation.
Emily Murphy was Canada's first female police magistrate judge, and was also a leader of the Irish Orange Order, a religious group which then wanted a pure white Canada.
The Le Dain Commission was appointed in Canada to undertake a complete and factual study of marijuana use and its effects.
www.freedomparty.org /consent/cons23_5.htm   (3446 words)

  
 CANOE Travel - Europe - Canada House
"Canada House is a symbol of the unbreakable transatlantic bond that joins Canada and the United Kingdom," the prime minister said.
While Canada House has always been the focus of things Canadian in Britain, it has also been a lightning rod for groups protesting Canadian policies and Wednesday's opening was no exception.
Over the years, Canada's delegation to Britain outgrew Canada House and in recent times it has served as a cultural centre and way station for Canadians abroad while the actual business of Canadian diplomacy has been conducted out of Macdonald House in Mayfair.
www.canoe.ca /Travel/Europe/UK-Ireland/2003/09/15/193485.html   (1288 words)

  
 Cross-Canada Trip in 1923 Canadian made Star Automobile
Rebuilding the Star took a few years, but Lou said it was not hard finding parts, as the four cylinder Continental motor in the Star was used in many other agricultural and industrial applications and some are still in service today, as are the bearings and other parts.
The Star completed both legs of the journey across Canada without any major mechanical failure apart from a brush having to be replaced on the generator.
Curl is the Eastern Canada representative of the Durant Motors Automobile Club, which includes owners of Durants, De Vauxs, Rugbys, Flints as well as the Stars and Frontenacs.
www.geocities.com /lostnprofound/starcar.htm   (804 words)

  
 Canadian History :: oCanada.ca :: Canada's Portal
Jeanne Sauve is named the Governor General of Canada, the first woman appointed to this role.
Canada and the United States sign a free trade agreement.
The Territory of Nunavut is carved from the Northwest Territories on April 1st.
www.ocanada.ca /history/history_20.php   (734 words)

  
 Timeline and Maps - Indian and Northern Affairs Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
By the time Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Ontario and Quebec form the Dominion of Canada, the Robinson Treaties, Upper Canada Land Surrenders and Peace and Friendship Treaties are already in place.
After three years of negotiations, the Dominion of Canada and the Saulteaux tribe of Ojibway Indians entered into treaty at the North-West Angle of the Lake of the Woods.
With the Saulteaux surrendering title to an area of 14,245,000 hectares, Canada acquired land for agriculture, settlement and mineral discovery.
www.ainc-inac.gc.ca /pr/trts/hti/site/mpindex_e.html   (840 words)

  
 The Germans from Russia . . . In (Western) Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Canada and America were publishing their own invitations and manifestoes for settlers.
According to Canada's Dominion Lands Act of 1872, every immigrant could obtain for $10 a 160-acre homestead in the West, which became his property after three years if certain conditions were met.
About half of the Germans who settled in Western Canada in the pre-1914 era were from the German colonies in Russia-- from Volhynia, Bessarabia, the Odessa region, the Crimea, the shores of the Sea of Azov and the banks of the Volga.
www.grhs.com /alberta/history2.html   (1668 words)

  
 AGBU News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The earliest history of Armenians in Canada is mostly an unknown chapter.
Others arrived in Canada from the Ottoman Empire and Russia and a small number relocated from various regions of the U.S. The earliest history of Armenians in Canada is mostly an unknown chapter.
Garabed Sarkisian, Charlie to most of his friends, whose grandfather was one of the original church founders, was also one of the first children baptized in the new church.
www.agbu.org /agbunews/display.asp?A_ID=32   (2181 words)

  
 1922 in Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1921 in Canada, other events of 1922, 1923 in Canada and the Timeline of Canadian history.
The land around Vimy Ridge is given to Canada by France in gratitude for the Canadian sacrifices during World War I
Nanook of the North is released, it is the first film to be called a documentary
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1922_in_Canada   (262 words)

  
 CCNC : Chinese Head Tax and Exclusion Act
Chinese immigration to Canada began around 1858 in response to the gold rush in British Columbia.
Between 1923 and 1947 when the Chinese Exclusion Act was repealed, less than 50 Chinese were allowed to come to Canada.
Passed on July 1, 1923, Dominion Day, this law was perceived by the Chinese Canadian community as the ultimate form of humiliation.
www.ccnc.ca /redress/history.html   (476 words)

  
 Messages to Canada
The beloved of the Lord and the handmaids of the Merciful throughout Canada.
The purchase of your national headquarters, he feels, was an important milestone in the history of the Faith in Canada, and he hopes that it will be put to good use, during the coming years, by your Assembly.
He would like to call your attention, and indeed the attention of all the friends, to the fact that it is time for the Bahá'ís everywhere, including Canada, to devote themselves to the consolidation work.
www.ibiblio.org /Bahai/TrueSeeker-2.0/newsrc/MC.html.old   (11643 words)

  
 1923   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Years: 1918 1919 1920 1921 1922 - 1923 - 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928
July 24 - The Treaty of Lausanne, settling the boundaries of modern Turkey, is signed in Switzerland by Greece, Bulgaria and other countries that fought in the First World War
August 2 - Warren Gamaliel Harding, 29th President of the United States (1921 - 1923) dies in office and is succeeded by Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929).
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/1/19/1923.html   (903 words)

  
 Volunteers - Sailing Yacht Canada Restoration Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
A new hollow mast is installed, the bowsprit is further shortened and the gaff is removed converting CANADA from a gaff-rigged sloop to a Marconi sloop.
CANADA wins the Confederation Jubilee Cup in the first race crewed by the Owner's son, Fred Heans.
CANADA is converted to a yawl, the centerboard is shortened and a new 24 HP Morris engine is installed.
www.sycrp.ca /timeline02.html   (470 words)

  
 Royal Visits to Canada
Victorian Era Princess Louise lived in Canada from 1878 to 1883 when she was married to the Marques of Lorne who was the Governor General of Canada at the time.
In 1900, Princess Marie-Louise came to Canada but due to the insistences of her husband Prince Aribert of Anhalt and her Mother, HRH Queen Victoria, she cut her visit short.
He returned to Canada in 1923, to spend time on his Ranch in Alberta, but he visited major cities during his visit.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/life_in_canada/40088   (489 words)

  
 Senate - Canada: A Constitutional Monarchy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
As a dominion of the British Empire, Canada went to war with the rest of the Empire on August 4, 1914.
In 1921, George V granted Canada with its own coat of arms, including the maple leaf as a symbol of the country and red and white as its official colours.
In 1924, the Red Ensign "with the Shield of the Coat of Arms of Canada in the fly" was recognized as Canada's flag.
www.parl.gc.ca /information/about/people/senate/Monarchy/SenMonarchy_12-e.htm   (298 words)

  
 Messages to Canada
The Island of Anticosti, the one remaining goal as yet unattained, and the only island in the Atlantic Ocean as yet unopened in pursuance of the Ten Year Plan, should continue to be the object of the special solicitude of the national elected representatives of this community.
The acceleration in the process of incorporating firmly established Local Assemblies is yet another objective to which the closest attention must be paid--a task which will, to a very great extent, contribute, from a legal standpoint, to the consolidation of these Assemblies.
Allan Raynor+E24 of your Assembly is visiting here, and, although unfortunately he has been laid up with a cold, it has been a great pleasure to have a Canadian Assembly member here.
bahai-library.com /?file=shoghieffendi_messages_canada   (12263 words)

  
 Nelson, John, Oriental Immigration   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Immigrants - Canada Immigration and emigration - Canada Racism
Reference to the saying that the history of Canada as the history of immigration; the problems of Canada the problems of race.
Remembering that both the Asiatic races against which an outcry is now directed have made a striking physical contribution to the development of Canada.
www.empireclubfoundation.com /details.asp?SpeechID=2884   (261 words)

  
 guy lombardo his formative years in london ontario canada 1902 to 1923   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
For the rest of their lives, that load would have to carry the Lombardos.
The year 1923 was an incredible one for the Lombardos.
In the spring they landed their most prestigious gig to date - as the house band for the Hopkins Casino at the Lake Erie resort town of Port Stanley (pictured on the left).
www.dotydocs.com /Archives/lombardo/bio1.html   (742 words)

  
 Baden-Powell, Lt.-Gen. Sir Robert; Bullock, Hon. Willoughby; McKenzie, Dr. Stanley, The Boy Scout Movement
The Boy Scout Movement in Canada in the embryo stage.
Willoughby Bullock, Attorney-General of the Bahama Islands: The necessity for those in the Bahamas to study elsewhere due to the lack of a population large enough to support a university or training college.
Still in the West a genuine love of, and loyalty for Canada and the Empire.
www.empireclubfoundation.com /details.asp?SpeechID=2743   (328 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
While in San Francisco in 1897, the two men heard of the new gold finds in Canada along the Klondike River in what soon would be Yukon Territory.
She also borrowed a line from the Yukon poet Robert Service and had it inscribed on the granite slab covering Joe Boyle’s grave.
He set out back to Canada but died in London, England, in 1923.
collections.ic.gc.ca /heirloom_series/volume6/120-125.htm   (1561 words)

  
 Internet Archive: Details: Journals of the House of Commons of Canada v.60 1923
Journals of the House of Commons of Canada v.60 1923 (Volume 60) (1923)
Journals of the House of Commons of Canada v.60 1923 (1923)
ISSN 0707-9338 Merged with its Journaux de la Chambre des communes du Canada, ISSN 0707-9338; to form its Journals.
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 Lawrie/Laurie Descendants   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Margaret Lawrie (1804-??) Lanark, Scotland and Ontario, Canada
Margaret Hamilton (1829-??) Lanark, Scotland and Ontario, Canada
Gavin Hamilton (1835-??) Lanark, Scotland and Ontario, Canada
www.susansite.net /ancestors/laurie.htm   (245 words)

  
 CBC News:Pot less harmful than alcohol: Senate report   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Marijuana has been illegal in Canada since 1923.
Since it was struck in March 2001, the committee held 39 meetings, including town hall meetings in communities across the country, and heard from more than 100 witnesses from Canada and abroad.
It took into account Canada's international obligations and the approaches other countries take to drug policy.
cbc.ca /stories/2002/09/04/pot_senate020904   (603 words)

  
 WW1 Submarines Built in Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The construction of these two subs [what would eventually become HMC S/M's CC1 and CC2] in Seattle, using parts from Electric Boat were indeed for the Chilean Government but last minute payment problems delayed acceptance of the vessels and left them available for purchase by Canada.
However the story is much more extensive than just the purchase of these two vessels.
The University of British Columbia Special Collections holds "The Patterson papers" an extensive collection of papers, photos etc of the BC side of the story.
www.gwpda.org /naval/cdnsubs.htm   (293 words)

  
 1923 - Biocrawler definition:1923 - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
1920 1921 1922 - 1923 - 1924 1925 1926
Australia - Canada - Ireland - South Africa - Sport
August 2 - Warren G. Harding, 29th President of the United States (1921 - 1923) dies in office and is succeeded by Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929).
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 chinese immigration -- chinese immigration   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Chinese immigration to canada 1880 to 1902 Chinese Immigration To Canada 1880 To This chinese immigration to canada 1880 to 1902 web page is presented in a rational fashion.
Lem's emigration to Canada was part of a Chinese tradition that existed at the turn of the century...
Definition of Chinese Immigration Act of 1923 The Chinese Immigration Act 1923, better known in the Chinese-Canadian community as the Chinese Exclusion Act was an act passed by the Federal Government...
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1920 1921 1922 - 1923 - 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928
Treaty of Lausanne, settling the boundaries of modern Turkey, is signed in Switzerland by Greece, Bulgaria and other countries that fought in the
Harding, 29th President of the United States (1921 - 1923) dies in office and is succeeded by
en-cyclopedia.com /wiki/1923   (668 words)

  
 WSCOIN.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, from 1867 on Canada has enjoyed de facto independence while retaining, even to the present day, certain formal ties to the British crown.
Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the south across an unfortified border.
Canada Facts & Information - Uncirculated World Coin Sets - World Bi-Metal Coins.
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 1923 in Canada -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
(Click link for more info and facts about list of 'years in Canada') list of 'years in Canada'.
July 1 - The (Click link for more info and facts about Chinese Immigration Act of 1923) Chinese Immigration Act of 1923 came into effect, banning all Chinese from entering Canada except for businessmen, diplomats, foreign students, and "special circumstances"
October 8 - A (A laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a port) longshoreman's stike beigns in (A port city in southwestern British Columbia on an arm of the Pacific Ocean opposite Vancouver Island; Canada's chief Pacific port and third largest city) Vancouver
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/1/19/1923_in_canada.htm   (1156 words)

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