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Baker, Melvin. "Commission of Government, 1934-1949." Dr. Mel Baker's Homepage. Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1994. Web. Nov. 2007.

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Bannister, Jerry. "The Campaign for Representative Government in Newfoundland." Journal of the Canadian Historical Association 5.1 (1994): 19-40. Print.

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---. "The Naval State in Newfoundland, 1749-1791." Journal of the Canadian Historical Association 11.1 (2000): 17-50. Print.

---. The Rule of the Admirals: Law, Custom and Naval Government in Newfoundland, 1699-1832. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2003. Print.

Blake, Raymond B. Canadians at Last: Canada Integrates Newfoundland as a Province. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1994. Print.

Bridle, Paul, ed. Documents on Relations between Canada and Newfoundland Volume 1. Ottawa: Department of External Affairs, 1974-1984. Print.

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"British North America Act." Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador. Vols. 1-5. St. John's: Newfoundland Book Publishers, 1981-1994. Print.

Buckner, Phillip A. "The 1860s: An End and a Beginning." The Atlantic Region to Confederation. A History. Ed. Phillip A. Buckner and John G. Reid. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1994. Print.

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Cell, Gillian T. Newfoundland Discovered: English attempts at Colonisation 1610-1630. London: Haklyut Society, 1982. Print.

Chadwick, St. John. Newfoundland: Island into Province. London: Cambridge University Press, 1967. Print.

Clark, Richard Leon. "Newfoundland 1934-1949 - A Study of the Commission of Government and Confederation with Canada." PhD Thesis, University of California, 1951.

"Colonial Office." Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador. Vols. 1-5. St. John's: Newfoundland Book Publishers, 1981-1994.

Economic Council of Canada. Newfoundland: From Dependency to Self-Reliance. Ottawa: The Councils, 1980. Chapter 7. Print.

"Economy." Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador. Vols. 1-5. St. John's: Newfoundland Book Publishers, 1981-1994. Print.

"Elections." Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador. Vols. 1-5. St. John's: Newfoundland Book Publishers, 1981-1994. Print.

English, Christopher. "From Fishing Schooner to Colony: The Legal Development of Newfoundland, 1791-1832." Law, Society, and the State: Essays in Modern Legal History. Ed. S. Binnie and L. Knafla. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1995. Print.

---. "Newfoundland's Early Laws and Legal Institutions: From Fishing Admirals to the Supreme Court of Judicature, 1790-92." Manitoba Law Journal 23 (1996): 55-78. Print.

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

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Gunn, Gertrude. The Political History of Newfoundland 1832-1864. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1966. Print.

Gwyn, Richard. Smallwood: The Unlikely Revolutionary. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1972. Print.

Hiller, J.K. Newfoundland and Labrador in the 19th and 20th Centuries: A Brief Narrative. St. John's: Department of Education, 2005. Print.

Hiller, J.K. and M.F. Harrington, eds. The Newfoundland National Convention, 1946-1948. Debates, Papers and Reports. Volume 1. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995. Print.

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Hiller, James. "Bennett, Charles James Fox." Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online. Dictionary of Canadian Biography, 2 May 2005. Web. 23 Apr. 2007.

---. "Carter, Sir Frederic Bowker Terrington." Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online. Dictionary of Canadian Biography, 2 May 2005. Web. 23 Apr. 2007.

---. "Confederation Defeated: the Newfoundland Election of 1869." Newfoundland in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries: Essays in Interpretation. Ed. James Hiller and Peter Neary. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1980. 67-94. Print.

---. "Shea, Sir Ambrose." Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online. Dictionary of Canadian Biography, 2 May 2005. Web. 23 Apr. 2007.

---. "The Political Career of Robert Bond." Twentieth Century Newfoundland: Explorations. Ed. James Hiller and Peter Neary. St. John's: Breakwater, 1994. 11-46. Print.

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Janzen, Olaf. "A Reader's Guide to Newfoundland History to 1869." Grenfell Campus. Memorial University, Nov. 2000. Web. Sept. 2008.

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Lahey, Raymond J. "Catholicism and Colonial Policy in Newfoundland, 1779-1845." Creed and Culture: The Place of English-Speaking Catholics in Canadian Society, 1750-1930. Ed. Terrence Murphy and Gerald Stortz. McGill-Queesn's University Press: Montreal, 1993. 49-78. Print.

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McLintock, A.H. The Establishment of Constitutional Government in Newfoundland: A Study in Retarded Colonization. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1941. Print.

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O'Flaherty, Patrick. "Government in Newfoundland before 1832: The Context of Reform." Newfoundland Quarterly 84.2 (1988), 26-30. Print.

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---. "The Way it was Done: How Newfoundlanders Chose Confederation." Newfoundland Quarterly Dec. (2002): 26-32. Print.

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