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1888 in Canada

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Events from the year 1888 in Canada.

Incumbents

Crown

Federal government

Provincial governments

Lieutenant governors

Premiers

Territorial governments

Lieutenant governors

Premiers

Events

Full date unknown

Arts and literature

New books

Births

January to June

July to December

Deaths

Historical Documents

Sandford Fleming's ideas on telegraph line to Australia [1]

Brief visit to Chinatown temple in Victoria, B.C. [2]

Lecturer describes dogs of Hudson Strait Inuit [3]

References

  1. ^ "Pacific Cable Telegraph between Canada and Australia[...]," Privy Council Minutes, February 18-27, 1888, pgs. 331-5. Accessed 10 October 2019 [www.collectionscanada.gc.ca]
  2. ^ James Carmichael, A Holiday Trip; Montreal to Victoria and Return via the Canadian Pacific Railway[...] (1888), pgs. 28-9. Accessed 10 October 2019 [peel.library.ualberta.ca]
  3. ^ Wm. A. Ashe, "The Eskimos of Hudson Straits," Lectures Given at the Quebec Garrison Club, 1888-9 (1889), pgs. 25-6, 43-5. Accessed 10 October 2019 [archive.org]