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COLDWELL, The Hon. Major James William, P.C., C.C.
Picture of COLDWELL, The Hon. Major James William, P.C., C.C.
© House of Commons 1953
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1888.12.02
Place of Birth: Seaton, Devon, England
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1974.08.25 (85 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Author, gentleman, principal, teacher
Party Leader:
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 8204 Days (22 years, 5 months, 16 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Rosetown--Biggar, Saskatchewan Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1958.03.31 Defeated
Rosetown--Biggar, Saskatchewan Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1957.06.10 Elected
Rosetown--Biggar, Saskatchewan Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1953.08.10 Elected
Rosetown--Biggar, Saskatchewan Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1949.06.27 Elected
Rosetown--Biggar, Saskatchewan Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1945.06.11 Elected
Rosetown--Biggar, Saskatchewan Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1940.03.26 Elected
Rosetown--Biggar, Saskatchewan Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1935.10.14 Elected
Regina, Saskatchewan Progressive 1925.10.29 Defeated

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1935.10.14 - 1958.03.30

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^ Political Party Roles
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

RoleTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Party Leader 1942.07.01 - 1960.08.10
National Chair 1938.01.01 - 1938.01.01
National Secretary 1934.01.01 - 1937.01.01
Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Regina,
Saskatchewan
Municipal Government Alderman 1922 - 1932
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

  • Canadian progressives on the march: the story of the rise of the C.C.F.
    New York : League for Industrial Democracy; 1944. 32 p.

  • Left turn, Canada.
    London : V. Gollancz Ltd; 1945. 192 p.

  • Left turn, Canada; with an introduction by Eric Estorick.
    New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce; 1945. xv, 247 p.


Chapters in Books

  • A tribute to T.C. Douglas.
    In: Essays on the left: Essays in honour of T. C. Douglas / Editorial committee: Laurier LaPierre [and others]. Toronto : McClelland and Stewart; [1971]. p. 11-17.

  • Refugees and the United Nations.
    In: Canada and the United Nations / by W.L. Mackenzie King ... [et al.]. Toronto : Canadian Institute of International Affairs; [1947?] . p. [10-13].

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