The Dominion of Canada, with Newfoundland, and an Excursion to Alaska: Handbook for Travellers

K. Baedeker, 1900 - 268 páginas

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Página xxxii - The Imposition of Punishment by Fine, Penalty, or Imprisonment for enforcing any Law of the Province made in relation to any Matter coming within any of the Classes of Subjects enumerated in this Section.
Página xxxii - Local Works and Undertakings other than, such as are of the following Classes : — a. Lines of Steam or other Ships, Railways, Canals, Telegraphs, and other Works and Undertakings connecting the Province with any other or others of the Provinces, or extending beyond the Limits of the Province : b.
Página xxxii - The Administration of Justice in the Province, including the Constitution, Maintenance, and Organization of Provincial Courts, both of Civil and of Criminal Jurisdiction, and including Procedure in Civil Matters in those Courts.
Página xxxi - The fixing of and providing for the Salaries and Allowances of Civil and other Officers of the Government of Canada.
Página xxxii - Such Works as, although wholly situate within the Province, are before or after their Execution declared by the Parliament of Canada to be for the general Advantage of Canada or for the Advantage of Two or more of the Provinces.
Página xxxii - The establishment, maintenance and management of public and reformatory prisons in and for the province; 7. The establishment, maintenance and management of hospitals, asylums, charities and eleemosynary institutions in and for the province other than marine hospitals ; 8.
Página 195 - ... other cities. On the opposite, or Canadian side, we touched at Prescott and Brockville, both prosperous in their appearance, with a well-cleared country behind, and pretty lying farms in their vicinity, coming down to the edge of the river. We may be said now to enter that beautiful and spacious part of the St Lawrence known as the Lake of the Thousand Islands. The river is expanded to a width of from two to three miles, and so dotted over with islands, as to have apparently neither ingress nor...
Página 185 - The waters which fall from this horrible precipice do foam and boil after the most hideous manner imaginable, making an outrageous noise, more terrible than that of thunder; for when the wind blows out of the south, their dismal roaring may be heard more than fifteen leagues off.
Página xxxi - The public debt and property ; the regulation of trade and commerce ; the raising of money by any mode or system of taxation...
Página xxxii - Notwithstanding anything in this Act the Parliament of Canada may make provision for the uniformity of all or any of the laws relative to property and civil rights...

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