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DAWSON, Simon James
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Source: Library and Archives Canada, PA 033901
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1818.06.13
Place of Birth: Redhaven, Banffshire, Scotland
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1902.10.30 (84 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Civil engineer, land surveyor
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 4552 Days (12 years, 5 months, 17 days)
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ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Algoma, Ontario Conservative (1867-1942) 1887.02.22 Elected
Algoma, Ontario Conservative (1867-1942) 1882.06.20 Elected
Algoma, Ontario Conservative (1867-1942) 1878.09.17 Elected

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PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative (1867-1942) 1878.09.17 - 1891.03.04

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Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
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Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative Ontario 1874 - 1878
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ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Algoma Ontario 1874 - 1878
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AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Legislative Assembly Ontario 1874 - 1878
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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  • Rapport sur le tracé de la route entre le Lac Supérieur et l'établissement de la rivière Rouge.
    Ottawa : Hunter, Rose et Lemieux; 1870. 30 p.

  • Rapport sur le tracé de la route entre le Lac Supérieur et l'établissement de la Rivière-Rouge.
    Ottawa : Hunter, Rose et Lemieux; 1868. 46 p.

  • Rapport sur l'exploration de la contrée située entre le lac Supérieur et la colonie de la Rivière Rouge, et entre ce dernier endroit et les rivières Assiniboine et Saskatchewan.
    Toronto : J. Lovell; 1859. 47 p.

  • The Red River expedition of 1870.
    Toronto : Canadian Library Service; 1907. 22 p.

  • Report on the exploration of the country between Lake Superior and the Red River settlement, and between the latter place and the Assiniboine and Saskatchewan.
    Toronto : J. Lovell; 1859. 45 p.

  • Report on the line of route between Lake Superior and the Red River Settlement.
    Ottawa : Printed by I.B. Taylor; 1869. 32 p.

  • Report on the line of route between Lake Superior and the Red River Settlement.
    Ottawa : Hunter, Rose; 1868. 44 p.

  • Report on the Red River expedition of 1870 : Reprint: with remarks on certain strictures published in England by an officer of the expeditionary force.
    Ottawa : Taylor; 1871. 43 p.

  • Report on the Red River expedition of 1870 : Reprint: with remarks on certain strictures published in England by an officer of the Expeditionary Force.
    Ottawa : The Times Print. & Pub. Co.; 1871. 57 p.

  • Report on the shortest route for a railway between Lake Superior and Fort Garry.
    Ottawa : Maclean, Roger & Co.; 1874. 8 p.

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