Digital version of the Debates, commonly known as Hansard, of the Parliament of Canada in both official languages. The Historical Debates of the Parliament of Canada contains the transcribed, edited and corrected record of full deliberations of the House of Commons and Senate from Parliament 1, Session 1 until coverage on parl.gc.ca begins. Coverage of the Historical Debates is from 1867 to 1993 for the House of Commons and 1867 to 1995 for the Senate.
The Confidential Print series has been issued by the Foreign and Colonial Offices since c1820. The series is produced by the British Government and originated out of a need for the Government to preserve all of the most important papers generated by the Foreign and Colonial Offices. Some of these were one page letters or telegrams - others were large volumes or texts of treaties. All items marked Confidential Print were printed and circulated immediately to leading officials in the Foreign Office, to the Cabinet, and to Heads of British missions abroad.
An important historical record of Great Britain, its former colonies and the wider world. The House of Commons Parliamentary Papers provide detailed primary sources for the history of the past three centuries
These valuable censuses offer a picture on life in colonial Canada. Along with population counts, these censuses also often included counts of buildings, livestock, occupations, and industrial and economic activity. Collected over centuries by colonial governments such as New France, Acadia and Upper and Lower Canada, and digitized by Statistics Canada, the are available to the academic community thru E-Stat