British Policy 1942-1946

The National Convention 1946-1948

1948 Referendums

Becoming a Province


Newspaper Articles

Letters to the Editor

Songs and Poems


Burry Speeches

Confederation Debates


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Bibliography for
Developments 1939-1949

Blake, Raymond B. Canadians at Last. Canada Integrates Newfoundland as a Province. Toronto 1994.

Bridle, Paul (ed.). Documents on Relations between Canada and Newfoundland. Volume 1, 1935-1949. Defence, Civil Aviation and Economic Affairs, Ottawa 1974. Volume 2, 1940-1949. Confederation, Ottawa 1984.

Buckner, Phillip A. "The 1860s: An End and a Beginning" in Buckner and John G. Reid (eds.), The Atlantic Region to Confederation. A History. Toronto 1994.

Dictionary of Canadian Biography, Vol. XI, 65-68 (Charles Bennett), Vol. XII, 161-165 (Frederic Carter), Vol. XIII, 942-947 (Ambrose Shea)

FitzGerald, John E. "The Confederation of Newfoundland with Canada, 1946-1949". MA thesis, Memorial University, 1992.

Hiller, James. "Confederation Defeated: the Newfoundland Election of 1869" in Hiller and Peter Neary (eds.), Newfoundland in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: essays in interpretation. Toronto 1980.

Hiller, J.K. and Harrington, M.F. (Eds.). The Newfoundland National Convention, 1946-1948. Debates, Papers and Reports. Two volumes. Kingston and Montreal 1995.

MacKenzie, David. Inside the Atlantic Triangle. Canada and the Entrance of Newfoundland into Confederation, 1939-1949. Toronto 1986.

MacLeod, Malcolm. Nearer Than Neighbours. Nfld and Canada before Confederation. St John's, 1982.

Mayo, H.B. "Newfoundland and Confederation in the Eighteen-Sixties", Canadian Historical Review 29 (1948), 125-42.

Mitchell, H. "Canada's Negotiations with Newfoundland, 1887-1895", Canadian Historical Review

Neary, Peter. Newfoundland in the North Atlantic World, 1929-1949. Kingston and Montreal, 1988.

Noel, S.J.R. Politics in Newfoundland. Toronto 1971.

Waite, P.B. The Life and Times of Confederation. 2nd edition, Toronto 1960.

Webb, J.A. "The Responsible Government League and the Confederation Campaigns of 1948". Newfoundland Studies 5:2, 1989, 203-220.

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