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HOWE, The Hon. Joseph, P.C.
Picture of HOWE, The Hon. Joseph, P.C.
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Source: Library and Archives Canada, C 022002
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1804.12.13
Place of Birth: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1873.06.01 (68 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Author, newspaper editor, newspaper owner
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 1966 Days (5 years, 4 months, 19 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Hants, Nova Scotia Resignation. Appointed Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia, May 7, 1873. Liberal-Conservative 1872.10.12 During the general election of 1872, elections in the constituencies were held at various times between 1872-07-20 and 1872-10-12. Elected
Hants, Nova Scotia Liberal-Conservative 1869.04.24
(By-Election)
Elected
Hants, Nova Scotia Resignation. Appointed President of the Privy Council, January 30, 1869. Anti-Confederate 1867.09.20 During the general election of 1867, elections in the constituencies were held at various times between 1867-08-07 and 1867-09-20. Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal-Conservative 1869.01.30 - 1873.05.06
Anti-Confederate 1867.09.20 - 1869.01.29

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Superintendent-General of Indian Affairs Resignation. Appointed Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia, May 7, 1873. 1869.12.08 - 1873.05.06
Secretary of State for the Provinces Resignation. Appointed Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia, May 7, 1873. 1869.11.16 - 1873.05.06
President of the Privy Council 1869.01.30 - 1869.11.15

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Nova Scotia

ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Lieutenant Governor Died in office. 1873.05.07 - 1873.06.01
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Sole Author Books

  • Confederation considered in relation to the interests of the Empire .
    London : E. Stanford; 1866. 37 p.

  • Heart of Howe: selections from the letters and speeches of Joseph Howe/ edited by D.C. Harvey.
    Toronto : Oxford University Press; 1939. xxix, 197 p.

  • Joseph Howe: voice of the Nova Scotia: a selection / edited by J. Murray Beck.
    Toronto : McClelland and Stewart; 1964. 214 p.

  • The organization of the empire .
    London : E. Stanford; 1866. 33 p.

  • Poems and essays.
    Montréal : J. Lovell; 1874. 341 p.

  • The speeches and public letters of the Hon, Joseph Howe / edited by William Annand.
    Boston : J.P. Jewett & Co.; 1858. 2 v.

  • The speeches and public letters of the Hon, Joseph Howe: based upon Mr. Annand's edition of 1858 / revised and edited by Joseph Andrew Chisholm .
    New and complete ed. Halifax, N.S. : Chronicle Publishing Co.; 1909. 2 v.

  • Western and Eastern rambles: travel sketches of Nova Scotia. Edited by M. G. Parks .
    Toronto : University of Toronto Press; 1973. 208 p.


Chapters in Books

  • The organization of the empire.
    In: Grant, George Munro. Joseph Howe. 2d ed. Halifax, N.S. : A. & W. MacKinlay; 1906. p. [85]-107

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