Matching Articles"Reform Movement" (Total 4)

  • The Public Ledger was co-founded by Henry Winton in 1820.
    The process through which Newfoundland acquired a local legislature in 1832 has long been misunderstood.
  • Today, Canadian citizens aged 18 and older have the right to vote in federal, provincial, and municipal elections. This is known as universal suffrage.
  • Newfoundland's first newspaper.
    The period between 1815 and 1832 represents a watershed in the history of government and politics in Newfoundland.
  • William Carson was an important figure in Newfoundland's reform movement during the early-19th century.
    The reform movement gained momentum during the early-19th century, a time of tremendous social, economic, and political change in the colony.