Canada 1930 : A Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress in the Dominion

By: Canada - Handbook) MALCOLM, James

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(Canada - Handbook). Canada 1930 : A Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress in the Dominion. Published by authority of the Hon. James Malcolm, M.P., Minister of Trade and Commerce. Ottawa : Dominion Bureau of Statistics, (1930). Pp (4),v-vii,(1),1-181,(3). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, grey card covers, printed in black and green, blank spine. Contents : 1. Outline of Political History - Confederation - The Expansion of Canada; 2. Area - Natural Resources - Climate; 3. The Constitution and Government of Canada - Public Finances, Dominion, Provincial and Municipal; 4. Population - GeneralEconomic Progress - Births, Deaths and Marriages - Immigration; 5. General Survey of Canadian Wealth and Productive Activities - Foreign Capital Inve stments; 6. Agriculture - Field Crops, Live Stock, Dairying, Fruit - Agricultural Wealth and Income; 7. The Forest Wealth of Canada - Lunbering, Pulp and Paper, Subsidiary Industries; 8. Mining; 9. The Water Powers of Canada;10. The Fisheries of Canada (pp 89-93); 11. The Fur Trade - Fur Farming; 1 2. The Manufactures of Canada; 13. Construction - Building Permits; 14. TheTrade of Canada - Exports and Imports - Non-Commodity Exchanges - Tourist Trade - Tariff Legislation; 15. Internal Trade - Wholesale and Retail Trade- Stock Markets - Prices. 16. Transportation and Communications - Railways , Electric Railways, Express, Telegraph, Telephones, Shipping, Canals, The Post Office (pp 129-137); 17. Finance - Currency and Banking - Loan and Trust Companies - Insurance - Interest; 18. The Labour Movement - Employers Associations - Co-operative Societies; 19. Education - Scientific Research - Libraries - Art. Spine sunned to brown, tear to foot of spine, "Canada 1930" penned to spine, else very good. 35.00

Title: Canada 1930 : A Handbook of Present Conditions and Recent Progress in the Dominion

Author Name: Canada - Handbook) MALCOLM, James

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Dominion Bureau of Statistics, Ottawa, 1930,:

Seller ID: 100163

Keywords: CANADA ECONOMICS STATISTICS ECONOMIC CANADIAN INDUSTRIAL STATISTICAL HISTORY STATISTICAL INDUSTRIAL,