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  Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : Nova Scotia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Nova Scotia was granted a supreme court in 1754 with the appointment of Jonathan Belcher and a legislative assembly in 1758.
Nova Scotia was the first colony in British North America and in the British Empire to achieve responsible government in January-February 1848 and become self-governing through the efforts of Joseph Howe.
Nova Scotia is the seventh most populated province in Canada with an estimated 937,889 residents as of July 1, 2005.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /Nova_Scotia   (1558 words)

  
 Nova Scotia - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Nova Scotia (Latin for New Scotland; “Alba Nuadh” in Scottish Gaelic, la Nouvelle-Écosse in French) is a Canadian province on the North Atlantic coast.
Of the 4.6% of Nova Scotia residents who had immigrated to Canada, 45% per cent of immigrants were from Asia; 29.3% were from Europe; 21.9%, the Middle East; 11.8%, the United States; and 6.8%, the United Kingdom.
Nova Scotia was one of the four original provinces of Confederation, along with New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario.
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 Nova Scotia - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Nova Scotia (Latin for "New Scotland"; “Alba Nuadh” in Scots Gaelic, French, la Nouvelle-Écosse) is a Canadian province and is located on the east coast.
Cape Breton Island, a large island to the northeast of the Nova Scotian mainland, is also part of the province, as is Sable Island, a small but notorious island approximately 175 km from the province's Atlantic coast.
Nova Scotia was one of the four original provinces of Confederation, which included also New Brunswick, Quebec and Ontario.
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 Nova Scotia - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Nova Scotia (Latin for New Scotland; Gaelic:Alba Nuadh; French: Nouvelle-Écosse; Mi'kmaq: Gespogwitg; German: Neuschottland) is a Canadian province located on Canada's south eastern coast.
The territory now known as Nova Scotia was home to the Mi'kmaq when the first European settlers arrived.
Almost 250 years later, what is left of the Auguste and her valuable cargo of gold and silver lies on the bottom of Cape Breton's Aspy Bay, in the Canadian Province of Nova Scotia.
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 Nova Scotia Quotations
I imagine that the good people of Nova Scotia will be rather surprised to find that their province is an island (except for those from Cape Breton, which IS an island.) It would appear that being 'geographically handicapped' is an ironic condition.
Marriott Arbuthnot, Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, addressing the House of Assembly in Halifax on Friday June 6th, 1777, as reported in the Journals and Votes of the House of Assembly for the Province of Nova Scotia, 1777, (spelling and capitalization as printed).
It is estimated that 60,000 went to the colony of Nova Scotia, and 10,000 went to the colony of Quebec.
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