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Pioneers, Ploughs, and Politics: New Brunswick Planned Settlements

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An act to provide for free grants to actual settlers on crown lands. – 4 pp. of textual records. From Seventeenth annual report of the Crown Land Department…for the year ending 31 October 1877 / by the Hon. Benjamin R. Stevenson, surveyor general. – St. Stephen : The Saint Croix Courier Office, 1878. Journal of the House of Assembly of New Brunswick, Fredericton : Queen’s Printer, 1878. The act was passed 11 April 1872. Title of the report continues “…including accounts and returns and statistical returns of the free grant settlements….”

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An act in addition to ’the free grants act 1872’. – 1 p. of textual records. From Seventeenth annual report of the Crown Land Department…for the year ending 31 October 1877 / by the Hon. Benjamin R. Stevenson, surveyor general. – St. Stephen : The Saint Croix Courier Office, 1878. Journal of the House of Assembly of New Brunswick, Fredericton : Queen’s Printer, 1878. The act was passed 14 April 1873. Title of the report continues “…including accounts and returns and statistical returns of the free grant settlements….”

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Regulations under ‘the free grants act 1872’. – 1 p. of textual records. From Seventeenth annual report of the Crown Land Department…for the year ending 31 October 1877 / by the Hon. Benjamin R. Stevenson, surveyor general. – St. Stephen : The Saint Croix Courier Office, 1878. Journal of the House of Assembly of New Brunswick, Fredericton : Queen’s Printer, 1878. The act was passed 14 April 1873. Title of the report continues “…including accounts and returns and statistical returns of the free grant settlements….”

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