FLEMING, Keith R.
Title: Power at Cost : Ontario Hydro and Rural Electrification, 1911-1958.
Publisher:  McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston, 1992, ISBN:0773508686
Seller ID: 94682
FLEMING, Keith R. Power at Cost : Ontario Hydro and Rural Electrification, 1911-1958. Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1992). Pp [i]-xi,(3),-326,(4). Maps. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Laying the Foundations. 3. Rural Power Districts and the Municipal Connection. 4. The Uniform Rate and Rural Bonuses. 5. Consolidating the Rural Network. 6. The Battle for the Bruce. 7. Remnants of Discontent and Political Plums. 8. Responses to the Depression. 9. The Rural System during the Second World War. 10. Sarnia and the UniformRate Revisited. 11. The Five Year Plan. 12. Conclusion. Appendices : A. Pr emiers of Ontario, 1905-1985. B. Officials of the HEPC, 1906-1974. C. Rate Classifications for Rural Customers, 1909-1970. D. Statistical Summary of the Rural System in Southern Ontario, 1912-1971. A few minor pencil marks, else very good in dustjacket. 25.00