April 16, 1901 (9th Parliament, 1st Session)

CON

Robert Laird Borden (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BORDEN (Halifax).

quire a different description. But it makes no difference in the territory except as to a small portion of the Feel river valley. It will be more easily administered from Dawson City than it would be by the territorial government at Regina. I may say that persons have gone lately into the territory of the head waters of the Peel river, and have made applications to the commissioner's office in Dawson City for the purpose of having their mining claims recorded, and it is not likely, according to the original description, that the territory is in the Yukon. There is a doubt in the description as to the actual location of the boundary line, and we now include the head waters of the Peel river and bring it into the Yukon
territory-

Topic:   YUKON TERRITORY ACT AMENDMENT.
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