Richard John CARTWRIGHT

CARTWRIGHT, The Right Hon. Sir Richard John, P.C., G.C.M.G.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Oxford South (Ontario)
Birth Date
December 4, 1835
Deceased Date
September 24, 1912
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_John_Cartwright
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=221bfffd-b6d9-41fd-99ba-f08555304a71&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
author, banker, businessman

Parliamentary Career

September 20, 1867 - October 8, 1869
CON
  Lennox (Ontario)
October 9, 1869 - July 8, 1872
LIB
  Lennox (Ontario)
October 12, 1872 - January 2, 1874
LIB
  Lennox (Ontario)
  • Minister of Finance (November 7, 1873 - October 8, 1878)
December 3, 1873 - January 2, 1874
LIB
  Lennox (Ontario)
  • Minister of Finance (November 7, 1873 - October 8, 1878)
January 22, 1874 - August 16, 1878
LIB
  Lennox (Ontario)
  • Minister of Finance (November 7, 1873 - October 8, 1878)
November 2, 1878 - May 18, 1882
LIB
  Huron Centre (Ontario)
December 10, 1883 - January 15, 1887
LIB
  Huron South (Ontario)
February 22, 1887 - February 3, 1891
LIB
  Oxford South (Ontario)
March 5, 1891 - April 24, 1896
LIB
  Oxford South (Ontario)
June 23, 1896 - October 9, 1900
LIB
  Oxford South (Ontario)
  • Minister of Trade and Commerce (July 13, 1896 - October 6, 1911)
July 30, 1896 - October 9, 1900
LIB
  Oxford South (Ontario)
  • Minister of Trade and Commerce (July 13, 1896 - October 6, 1911)
November 7, 1900 - September 29, 1904
LIB
  Oxford South (Ontario)
  • Minister of Trade and Commerce (July 13, 1896 - October 6, 1911)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 92)


February 13, 1905

Sir RICHARD CARTWRIGHT.

That is our intention, of course ?

Meaning that that would be the route they would go, that that would be the route they would return, and that any agreement that was entered into would be along that line.

Topic:   SUPPLY-FREE TRANSPORTATION OF HAY ON I.C.R.
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February 13, 1905

Sir RICHARD CARTWRIGHT.

This is in the nature of an experiment to see if we can prolong that service during the winter months. We are now in negotiation and hope to obtain the

service.

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February 13, 1905

Sir RICHARD CARTWRIGHT.

Leaving Charlottetown, thence to Bridgetown, Annandale and Souris, P.E.I. ; thence to Glace Bay and Sydney, and thence to St. John's Newfoundland ; returning over the same route.

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February 13, 1905

Sir RICHARD CARTWRIGHT.

No, we did not succeed in getting a boat to carry on the service during December and January. They were afraid to face the ice in the Gulf at that time.

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August 9, 1904

Sir RICHARD CARTWRIGHT.

I have not got that information by me, I will try and get it for the hon. gentleman to-morrow.

National Transcontinental Railway-surveys and other expenses, $500,000.

Topic:   HEBER BUTTIMER.
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