Author: Shortt, Adam, 1859-1931;
Canada and its provinces - a history of the Canadian people and their institutions by one hundred associates (1913) (14802094893)
Identifier: canadaitsprovin09shor ( find matches) Title: Canada and its provinces : a history of the Canadian people and their institutions by one hundred associates Year: 1913 ( 1910s) Authors: Shortt, Adam, 1859-1931 Doughty, Arthur G. (Arthur George), Sir, 1860-1936 Subjects: Publisher: Toronto : Printed by T. & A. Constable at the Edinburgh University Press for the Publishers' Association of Canada Contributing Library: Robarts - University of Toronto Digitizing Sponsor: University of Toronto View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: atures caprice and marketforces beyond his sway, and won. The miner and the lumber-man had mapped out the New Worlds riches over wide areas,and had brought their development to a high pitch. Thefisherman, if not always keeping pace, had yet a notable haulto show. The manufacturer had developed enterprise andenergy in the effort to give Canada an all-round development.National unity had wonderfully grown. There had beenfailures, mistakes of policy, triumphs of selfish short-sighted-ness over a broad sense of the common weal. There was stillmany a gap in development, many an acre to till and shaftto sink, many a problem of uneven and too self-satisfiedmaterial prosperity wherewith to grapple. But the men ofthe past and the men of the present could look to the accom-plishment in fullest confidence, trusting that the men ofCanadas to-morrow will be no less courageous and no lessself-sacrificing than the men who have helped to make Canadato-day the worlds fairest land of promise. CHrrksJcr Text Appearing After Image: ' Note About Images' Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.''