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Nova Scotia formerly Acadia, the Atlantic Ocean province of the dominion of Canada

an inviting home for the emigrant from Great Britain or the north of Europe
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Published by order of the Department of Agriculture , Ottawa
Canadian immigration literature -- 1868-1896., Nova Scotia -- Description and travel, Nova Scotia -- Emigration and immigra
Statementby William Pryor.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (14 fr.).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21601459M
ISBN 100665641230

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Nova Scotia formerly Acadia, the Atlantic Ocean province of the dominion of Canada. Ottawa: Published by order of the Department of Agriculture, (OCoLC) Nova Scotia, Canadian province located on the eastern seaboard of North America, one of the four original provinces (along with New Brunswick, Ontario, and Quebec) that constituted the Dominion of Canada in Roughly miles ( km) long but not more than about 80 miles ( km) wide at any point.

Cape Breton Island is separated from the peninsula by the Strait of Canso. Nova Scotia is one of the Maritime provinces, along with Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick; it is also one of the Atlantic provinces (the Maritimes plus Newfoundland). Halifax is. Nova Scotia is a province in eastern Canada.

With a population ofas ofit is the most populous of Canada's three Maritime provinces and the four Atlantic provinces. It is the country's second most-densely populated province and second-smallest province by area, both after neighbouring Prince Edward Island. Its area of 55, square kilometres includes Cape Breton Island Capital: Halifax.

Nova Scotia is one of 10 provinces and three territories of Canada, located on the East Coast and it is almost completely surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean. Halifax, the Province’s capital city is a major international seaport and transportation.

Dominion is an unincorporated community in Nova Scotia's Cape Breton Regional is located immediately west of the larger centre of Glace Bay. Founded inDominion got its name from the local Dominion Coal Company and owed its birth to the coal mining industry as did many of the local communities.

Coal was king, and remnants of many old mine workings Country: Canada. Nova Scotia.

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A large peninsula shaped like the lobster claws it’s famous for, Nova Scotia is the biggest and wealthiest of the four Maritime provinces. Home to Halifax Harbour, Canada’s main Atlantic port, Nova Scotia was originally known as a hub for shipbuilding and naval bases, as well as a welcoming point for many European immigrants, embodied by its famous Pier 21 — Canada.

Acadia (French: Acadie) was located in the northeastern region of North America comprising what is now the Canadian Maritime Provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island, Gaspé, in Quebec, and to the Kennebec River in southern Maine.

The Dominion Atlantic Railway was a historic railway which operated in the western part of Nova Scotia in Canada, primarily through an agricultural district known as the Annapolis Valley. The Dominion Atlantic Railway was unusually diverse for a regional railway, operating its own hotel chain, steamship line and named luxury trains such as the Flying Bluenose.

It is credited with playing a major role in developing Nova Scotia's Headquarters: Kentville, Nova Scotia. Inthe Deportation began from the Chignecto region of Acadia (Nova Scotia). On J Colonel Monckton was at Chignecto and had been advised that the plan devised to remove the Acadians from Nova Scotia should be kept top secret.

atlantic ocean with green hills and road trip 4k cobat trail nova scotia canada - duration: lets explore with jag views. Atlantic Canada, also called the Atlantic provinces, is the region of Canada comprising the four provinces located on the Atlantic coast, excluding Quebec: the three Maritime provinces – New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island – and the easternmost province of Newfoundland and population of the four Atlantic provinces in was about Country: Canada.

It forms part of what was formerly Acadie or Acadia and now consists of what is known as the peninsula of Nova Scotia proper and the Island of Cape Breton.

The island is separated from the mainland by the Gut or Strait of Canso, an important international waterway connecting the Atlantic Ocean with the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Afterthe name Acadia was superseded by Nova Scotia, which applied to New Brunswick and peninsular Nova Scotia as we know them today.

Later, Cape Breton Island, Prince Edward Island, the southern Gaspé coast, and even Îles de la Madeleine were considered parts of Acadia.

One does scramble for things to do, especially on rainy or foggy days, which thanks to global warming are fewer and fewer each summer. Of course, "warming" is a relative term in Nova Scotia.

On July 1st, the Dominion of Canada was officially created as its own federated kingdom, containing the Province of Canada, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia.

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Nova Scotia is one of three Maritime Provinces in Canada, located mainly on a peninsula that juts out into the Atlantic Ocean. Its only land border is with New Brunswick to. A province in eastern Canada that consists of the Nova Scotia peninsula and adjoining Cape Breton Island; pop.

,; capital, Halifax. Settled as Acadia by the French in the early 18th century, it changed hands several times before being awarded to Britain in It became one of the original four provinces in the Dominion of Canada in Region in Canada.

The Maritimes, also called the Maritime provinces (French: Provinces maritimes) or the Canadian Maritimes, is a region of Eastern Canada consisting of three provinces: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island (PEI). The Maritimes had a population of 1, in Country: Canada.

Nova Scotia Nova Scotia is one of Canada 's Atlantic Provinces. With aroundinhabitants, it is one of the least populated. As a peninsula exposed to the Atlantic Ocean, Nova Scotia has a more maritime climate than mainland Canada, with mild winters and cool summers.

Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. A historic city by the water usually has a history closely connected to said water. With that in mind, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic serves to capture and display that history in an immersive, entertaining way. Canada’s oldest and largest maritime museum covers all the bases when it comes to boats, from small crafts and sailboats.

It was on this fourth trip that they included a one-day side trip to Nova Scotia. Coit Correspondence ofor the Second Trip to New Brunswick by the Coit Family (Worcester, MA: Charles Hamilton, ). See also Nova Scotia Archives MG 1 Vol. file 3 Jan - Dec T. Vernon Smith diaries, 29 July History Chapter 3 Canada Sections 1 and 2.

STUDY. The word "Canada" comes from this word. Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic Oceans. Oceans that border Canada. Canada's motto "From sea to sea." (Psalm ) Tundra or Taiga.

Three of the largest islands in the world (they are located in the Arctic Ocean; mostly covered in ice or in tundra. Labrador Current. A cold current in the North Atlantic Ocean that flows from the Arctic Ocean south along the coast of Labrador and passes through Newfoundland, continuing south along the east coast of Nova Scotia.

About Canada, Seafarers of the Atlantic Provinces, This is a fully searchable database containing data on the vessels, captains and crews of Great Britain and Atlantic Canada, This index-only collection contains records of crew members, masters, and ship owners for vessels registered in Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New.

Contrast Newfoundland with the provinces of Acadia. Newfoundland- northeast edge of Appalachian Mountains, rock coasts, forested rolling hills Acadia- 20 mile bridge to mainland, many sandy beaches, follow French culture, geographical similarities to Scotland.

In the Provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario were confederated as the Dominion of Canada, under the provision of the British North America Act.

The legislative functions of the Dominion and of the provinces were separated,and subjects of local concern were assigned to the several provinces. - The Dominion of Canada was created, uniting the four provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario. s - The Dominion of Canada stretched from the Atlantic to the Pacific oceans as new lands and territories were added.

The provinces of British Columbia () and Prince Edward Island () joined confederation.

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Title Map of Nova Scotia, or Acadia; with the islands of Cape Breton and St. John's, from actual surveys, Contributor Names Montrésor, John, Nova Scotia formerly Acadia, the Atlantic Ocean province of the dominion of Canada [electronic resource]: an inviting home for the emigrant from Great Britain or the north of Europe / By William.

PryorAuthor: William. Pryor.The Maritimes, also called the Maritime provinces or the Canadian Maritimes, is a region of Eastern Canada consisting of these three provinces. New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island. This maritime province did not join Canada until