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Lethbridge Collieries, [ca. 1945-1955]
Lethbridge Collieries, [ca. 1945-1955]
NB-54-183

Canada. Royal Commission on Coal fonds

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Inventory

  Hearing held in Sydney, Kentville and Amherst, Nova Scotia
M-1808-1 Volume 1, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- January 16, 1945. -- Evidence gievn by Dr. F.W. Gray.
M-1808-2 Volume 2, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- January 17, 1945. -- Evidence given by Dr. F.W. Gray, T.S. McLanders.
M-1808-3 Volume 3, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- January 18, 1945. -- Evidence given by T.S. McLanders, C.W. Appleton.
M-1808-4 Volume 7, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- January 24, 1945. -- Evidence given by H.C.M. Gordon, N.T. Avard, David Burchell.
M-1808-5 Volume 8, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- January 25, 1945. -- Evidence given by W.T. Brown, Dr. T.O. Boyle.
M-1808-6 Volume 9, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- January 26, 1945. -- Evidence given by Dr. T.O. Boyle, John Broderick, M.S. Huntington, Stephen Dalhunty, T.L. McCall, Joseph McIntosh.
M-1808-7 Volume 12, Transcript of hearings held in Kentville. -- February 5, 1945. -- Evidence given by Col. W.B. Roscoe, Dr. W.S. Blair, Donald Oiler, Donald Condon, W.C. Vincent, C.B. Wetmore, W. Meisner, B.T. Smith, H.E. Beardsley.
M-1808-8 Volume 15, Transcript of hearings held in Amherst. -- February 12, 1945. -- Evidence given by P.C. Black, N.T. Avard, Dr. D.M. Cochrane, T.L. McCall, E.B. Paul.
M-1808-9 Volume 16, Transcript of hearings held in Amherst, Nova Scotia and Saint John, New Brunswick. -- Feburary 13 and 15, 1945. -- Evidence given by N.S. Sanford, A.J. Mason, Herbert Head, E.C. McDade, H.N. Soley, N.T. Avard, T.L. McCall.
  Hearings held in Fredericton New Brunswick (see file above for hearings in Saint John, New Brunswick)
M-1808-10 Volume 17, Transcript of hearings held in Fredericton. -- February 16, 1945. -- Evidence given by Dr. J.R. Petrie, Dr. H.J. Rowley.
M-1808-11 Volume 18, Transcript of hearings held in Fredericton. -- February 17, 1945. -- Evidence given by Dr. H.J. Rowley, R.J. Taylor, Adam Andrews, Frank Guss, A.D. King, Mr. Clements.
  Hearing held in Vancouver, British Columbia
M-1808-12 Volume 19, Transcript of hearings held in Vancouver. -- March 26, 1945. -- Evidence given by H.R. Plommer, T.A. Horne, Harold Baird, Patrick Fagar, John McKellar, George Murray.
M-1808-13 Volume 20, Transcript of hearings held in Vancouver. -- March 27, 1945. -- Evidence given by George Murray, Dr. W.A. Carrothers, J.O. Howells, C.M. Campbell.
M-1808-14 Volume 21, Transcript of hearings held in Vancouver. -- March 28, 1945. -- Evidence given by A.M. Richmond, E. Roland Gilley, T.C. Boyd, T.J. Winram, W.E. Robi, James Dickson.
M-1808-15 Volume 22, Transcript of hearings held in Vancouver. -- March 29, 1945. -- Evidence given by W.E. Robi, E.H. Rohrer, H.R. Plommer.
  Hearing held in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta
M-1808-16 Volume 23, Transcript of hearings held in Calgary. -- April 3, 1945. -- Evidence given by C. Stubbs, T. Ewart. Includes information related to the Coal Operators' Association of Western Canada.
M-1808-17 Volume 24, Transcript of hearings held in Calgary. -- April 4, 1945. -- Evidence given by C. Stubbs, T. Ewart, H.G. Long, Edward Boyd, R. Livett. Includes information related to the Coal Operators' Association of Western Canada, and United Mine Workers of America.
M-1808-18 Volume 25, Transcript of hearings held in Calgary. -- April 5, 1945. -- Evidence given by R. Livett, V.A. Cooney, Jesse Gouge. Includes information related to Domestic Coal Operators' Association of Western Canada, and Drumheller Coal Operators' Association.
M-1808-19 Volume 26, Transcript of hearings held in Calgary. -- April 6, 1945. -- Evidence given by Jesse Gouge, Christopher Donaldson, J.M. Davidson, P.F. Pullen. Includes information related to Coal Operators' Association of Western Canada, Domestic Coal Operators' Association of Western Canada, Lethbridge Collieries, Saunders Creek area of Alberta, United Mine Workers of America, and the Wayne area of Alberta.
M-1808-20 Volume 27, Transcript of hearings held in Edmonton. -- April 16, 1945. -- Evidence given by Hon. Nathan Tanner, W.J. Dick.
M-1808-21 Volume 28, Transcript of hearings held in Edmonton. -- April 17, 1945. -- Evidence given by Hon. Nathan Tanner, W.J. Dick, Dr. E. Stansfield, L.D. Hyndman, J.B. Starky, E. Skarin, Mayne Reid. Includes information related to Cadomin Coal Company, Dodds Coal Company, Luscar Coals Ltd. Mountain Park Coals Ltd., and Northern Alberta Coal Operators' Association.
  Hearings held in Regina, Saskatchewan
M-1808-22 Volume 29, Transcript of hearings held in Regina. -- April 19, 1945. -- Evidence given by Hon. J.L. Phelps, Robert McKay, Murdo McPherson, H.C. Yeo, A.E. Turner. Includes information related to Eastern Collieries Ltd. Includes information related to Manitoba and Saskatchewan Coal Company, Moose Jaw Cooperative Association, Regina Coal Dealers' Association, Roche Percee Mining Company, Saskatchewan Federated Cooperatives Ltd., and Western Dominion Coal Mine.
M-1808-23 Volume 30, Transcript of hearings held in Regina. -- April 20, 1945. -- Evidence given by Crawford Johnson, H. Wallace, H.H. Albright, J.H. MacDonald, R.D. Newsome, J.J. Smart, John Elehysen. Includes information related to Dominion Briquettes and Chemicals Ltd. , Eastern Collieries Ltd., Jennish Brothers Coal Company, Manitoba and Saskatchewan Coal Company, Mine Workers' Central Union of Estevan, North West Coal Company, Roche Percee Mining Company, and Saskatchewan Coal Miners' Union.
  Hearings held in Winnipeg, Manitoba
M-1808-24 Volume 31, Transcript of hearings held in Winnipeg. -- April 24, 1945. -- Evidence given by C.P. Burgess, A.H. Brett, C.B. Fraser, J.J. Stevens, J.R. Holmes, J.E. Hughes, N.A. Brand. Includes information related to Empire - Hanna Coal Company, Manitoba Cooperative Wholesale Ltd., Red River Cooperative Supply Ltd., Rhineland Consumers' Cooperative Ltd., Western Canada Fuel Association, Winnipeg Coal Exchange, and Winnipeg Supply and Fuel Company.
M-1808-25 Volume 32, Transcript of hearings held in Winnipeg. -- Apeil 25, 1945. -- Evidence given by J.R. Anderson, J. Mowat, R.C. Weagant, F. Rasmussen, A.H. Harris, F.H. Nord, J.R. Brodie. Includes information related to the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers, Federal Grain Ltd., Great West Coal Company, Occidental Coal Ltd., Osler, Hammond and Nanton Ltd., and Winnipeg Electric Company.
  Hearings held in Toronto, Ontario
M-1808-26 Volume 33, Transcript of hearings held in Toronto. -- August 13, 1945. -- Evidence given by Dr. George Langford, Paul Buss, C.P. McTague, George Evans.
M-1808-27 Volume 34, Transcript of hearings held in Toronto. -- August 14, 1945. -- Evidence given by Mervyn Brown, D.G. Sinclair, H.G. Henry, S.R. Freed, Professor Robert Angus, W.A. Caunt.
M-1808-28 Volume 35, Transcript of hearings held in Toronto. -- August 16, 1945. -- Evidence given by Frank Smith, Frank Murphy, A. Wilfred Menzies, William Gunn.
  Hearings held in Montreal, Quebec
M-1808-29 Volume 36, Transcript of hearings held in Montreal. -- August 20, 1945. -- Evidence given by Harry Aird, C.L. Chapman, C.E. MacKenzie.
M-1808-30 Volume 37, Transcript of hearings held in Montreal. -- August 21, 1945. -- Evidence given by C.W. MacKenzie, Harry Aird, William Stobo, M.F. Devenport, Rene Mongeau, Neil Walsh, A. Brisson.
  Hearings held in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
M-1808-31 Volume 38, Transcript of hearings held in Charlottetown. -- September 10, 1945. -- Evidence given by J. Walter Jones, L.H. Poole, A. Pickard, Donald Baker.
  Hearings held in Sydney, Nova Scotia
M-1808-32 Volume 39, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- September 12, 1945. -- Evidence given by C.B. Wade.
M-1808-33 Volume 40, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- September 13, 1945. -- Evidence given by C.B. Wade.
M-1808-34 Volume 41, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- September 14, 1945. -- Evidence given by C.B. Wade, Professor G. Vibert Douglas, Dr. L.E. Young.
M-1808-35 Volume 42, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- September 17, 1945. -- Evidence given by Dr. L.E. Young.
M-1808-36 Volume 43, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- September 18, 1945. -- Evidence given by Dr. L.E. Young, K.J. Morrisson.
M-1808-37 Volume 44, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- September 19, 1945. -- Evidence given by K.J. Morrisson.
M-1808-38 Volume 45, Transcript of hearings held in Sydney. -- September 20, 1945. -- Evidence given by K.J. Morrisson.
  Hearings held in Ottawa, Ontario
M-1808-39 Volume 47, Transcript of hearings held in Ottawa. -- October 4, 1945. -- Evidence given by F.W. Earnest, Dr. G.A. Lamb, Roy S. Kern.
M-1808-40 Volume 48, Transcript of hearings held in Ottawa. -- October 5, 1945. -- Evidence given by A.K. Dysart, K.D.M. Spence, Jesse Gouge, A.A. Curtis. Includes information related to Domestic Coal Operators' Association of Western Canada.
M-1808-41 Volume 49, Transcript of hearings held in Ottawa. -- October 6, 1945. -- Evidence given by A.A. Curtis.
M-1808-42 Volume 50, Transcript of hearings held in Ottawa. -- October 9, 1945. -- Evidence given by C.E. Stockdill, M.J. Patton.
M-1808-43 Volume 51, Transcript of hearings held in Ottawa. -- April 1946. -- Evidence given by L.E. Young.
  Hearing held in Quebec City, Quebec
M-1808-44 Volume 59, Transcript of hearings held in Quebec City. -- November 30, 1945. -- Evidence given by J.L. Lachance, Charles Bidard, Armand Bidard, H.P. Couillard, Francois Nolin, W.Q. Stobo.
  Other records
M-1808-45 Booklets. -- 1945. -- Consists of various broadsheets regarding nationalization of the coal mines plus "The Case Against Nationalisation of the Coal Mines" by A.K. McCosh.
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