Canada and Pacific telegraph ...

Copy or extracts of any correspondence between the Colonial Office and the authorities in Canada and British Columbia, on the subject of the proposed telegraphic communication between Canada and the Pacific (in continuation of Parliamentary Paper no. 438, of Session 1863) ... Ordered ... to be printed 17 June 1864.
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Series[Parliamentary paper -- no.] 402., Western Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 223, no. 2266.
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As a result, the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) company offered telegraph services. Partly thanks to the CPR, a trans-Canada telegraph line was completed in between Nova Scotia and British Columbia —one year after the completion of the transcontinental.

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In A&P leased telegraph lines from the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) and the Central Pacific. Claim: A newspaper clipping from features a relatively accurate prediction about future Telegraph, any device or system that allows the transmission of information by coded signal over telegraphic systems have been used over the centuries, but the term is most often understood to refer to the electric telegraph, which was developed in the midth century and for more than years was the principal means of transmitting printed information by wire or radio wave.

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My library. The earliest statute prohibiting wiretapping was written in California injust after the Pacific Telegraph Company reached the West Coast, and the first person convicted was a stock broker.Collectible leather-bound books, accented in 22kt gold.Birth of a Telegraph Company -- Beginning as a telegraph service of the Canadian Northern Railway, the Canadian Northern Telegraph Company was incorporated in The railway defaulted on its bonds and the Canadian Government took ownership of the railway in and in took ownership of the telegraph company.