McALLISTER, R.I., (ed.) SMALLWOOD, Joseph R., foreword FRASER, A.M. COLMAN, S.J.
Title: Newfoundland and Labrador : no dj.
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McALLISTER, R.I., (ed.). Newfoundland and Labrador : The First Fifteen Years of Confederation. Edited by [...]. With a foreword by The Hon. J.R. Smallwood. St.John's : Dicks & Co. Ltd., n.d. . Pp (20),-247,(1), colour frontis.+ 47 photos (3 colour) on 15 leaves + col.fldg map at rear. Many maps, graphs in text. 8vo, blue cloth. O'Dea 3976. Arranged in three parts : 1.The Land and the People; II.The Government; III.The Economy. Chapters (and sections) : D. Quinton's "The Land of Newfoundland and Labrador"; "The People of Newfoundland and Labrador" with Section A: "Prelude to Confederation" by A.M. Fraser (DNLB p.113), and Section B: Social Changes since Confederation" by S.J. Colman; J.R. Courage's "Legislation and Administration" (DNLB p.69); "Public Finance in Newfoundland" by the Dept.; F. Kirby's "The School System"; D.G.Pitt's "The University"; N.S. Capper and W.J. May's "Technical and Vocational Education"; W.F. Hampton's "The Fisheries College" (DNLB p.141); M. Donovan's "Public Libraries"; L.A Miller's "Public Health" (DNLB p.223-4); R.L. Andrews' "Public Welfare"; R.I. McAllister's "An Outline of the Newfoundland Economy" (pp.69-92); E.B. Ralph and J. Monro's "The Forest Industries"; F. Gover's "The Mining Industry" (pp.109-115); E. Pazdzior's "The Fishing Industry" (pp.117-132); H.W.R. Chancey's "Agriculture"; J.C.McCarthy's "Secondary Manufacturing"; R.Hayward's "Public and Private Investment" (pp.145-156); M.R. Sherwood on construction and housing (pp.156-165); "Electric Power" by the Power Commission; Colin Karasek's "Transportation in Newfoundland and Labrador" (pp.177-200); C.A. Knight's "Highway Transportation" (pp.200-210); sections on air, ferries, &c; R.Hayward's "Communications" (pp.218229); J.C. Mills' "Trade and Commercial Services"; and D.J. Wheeler's "Tourism". Photos include Churchill Falls (frontispiece); Chance Cove, Trinity Bay; B.Brooks' N.F.B. photo "Moving Home, Dover Cove"; the Twillingate Causeway; the Ferryland Lighthouse; many others. Vg. 50.00