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  • New Forces in Old India
    Text  Joshi, Prof. Samuel L., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 15 Dec 1921, 352-364     Facts with regard to the past history of India, showing how the forces that worked in the history of the past have been largely responsible for the conditions that are prevailing there today. A kinship with India which may be traced far back into the dim ages of history. India's ...
    Text  Joshi, Prof. Samuel L., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 15 Dec 1921, 352-364   Facts with regard to the past history of India, showing how the forces that worked in the history of the past have been largely responsible for the conditions that are ...
  • Our Indian Partner
    Text  Lothian, The Marquess of, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1934), 18 Jan 1933, 15-26     The new Indian Constitution. The political adventure upon which Great Britain is engaged in India today. Advances toward self government by India. Far-reaching results of this experiment. The extent and nature of the problem. India's population and two natural divisions: British India and Indian India which is governed by about ...
    Text  Lothian, The Marquess of, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1934), 18 Jan 1933, 15-26   The new Indian Constitution. The political adventure upon which Great Britain is engaged in India today. Advances toward self government by India. Far-reaching results of this experiment. The extent and ...
  • The Political Situation in India
    Text  Currie, General Sir Arthur W., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Nov 1931, 258-274     Reference to yesterday's Remembrance Day. India and her problems. The difficulty of understanding India and her problems. Mark Twain's description of India. Some historical facts and background in order to understand the situation even in the most sketchy fashion. Recognizing India today as a vastly different thing to what it ...
    Text  Currie, General Sir Arthur W., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Nov 1931, 258-274   Reference to yesterday's Remembrance Day. India and her problems. The difficulty of understanding India and her problems. Mark Twain's description of India. Some historical facts and background in order to ...
  • Quo Vadis India?
    Text  Rustomjee, Rustom, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 13 Oct 1921, 237-251     Some amusing anecdotes of the speaker's reception in various parts of the world. Forces seeking not only to drive a wedge between the peoples of the United States and the British Empire, but between the Mother-country and His Majesty's overseas dominions. The speaker's conviction, after a prolonged stay and much ...
    Text  Rustomjee, Rustom, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 13 Oct 1921, 237-251   Some amusing anecdotes of the speaker's reception in various parts of the world. Forces seeking not only to drive a wedge between the peoples of the United States and the ...
  • Changing India
    Text  Holland, Sir Robert Erskine, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1938), 3 Mar 1938, 271-287     A sketch of India's historic background. India at present not a nation, and the reasons for it. The East India Company and its purpose in India. Article 22 of the Covenant of the League of Nations: the first instance of a trusteeship by one country for the welfare of another. ...
    Text  Holland, Sir Robert Erskine, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1938), 3 Mar 1938, 271-287   A sketch of India's historic background. India at present not a nation, and the reasons for it. The East India Company and its purpose in India. Article 22 of the ...
  • India and the Empire
    Text  Carter, Rev. Thomas, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1921), 1 Apr 1920, 158-168     Ways in which the war brought the Old Country and Canada into a better understanding of each other. Realizing that a new Empire was born in the fierce travail of those blood-stained fields of France and Flanders. The great Imperial indebtedness in money. Not underestimating the British, even in the ...
    Text  Carter, Rev. Thomas, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1921), 1 Apr 1920, 158-168   Ways in which the war brought the Old Country and Canada into a better understanding of each other. Realizing that a new Empire was born in the fierce travail of ...
  • India and British Honduras
    Text  Swayne, Brigadier-General E.J.E., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 4 Jan 1909, 102-109     The speaker, sent to Canada by the Imperial Government owing to its having heard that a large number of British subjects from India, who have a special claim upon the Government as being British subjects, were destitute, or likely to become destitute this winter in British Columbia. What the speaker ...
    Text  Swayne, Brigadier-General E.J.E., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 4 Jan 1909, 102-109   The speaker, sent to Canada by the Imperial Government owing to its having heard that a large number of British subjects from India, who have a special claim upon the ...
  • Present Conditions and Future Prospects in India
    Text  Brett, Professor G.S., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 26 Nov 1908, 58-66     The speaker's time spent in India. The general condition of the county in respect of the forces. The strong tendency to support that one can roughly divide India into the British and the rest. The extremely complicated ethnological view of India. A slightly less complex political point of view. A ...
    Text  Brett, Professor G.S., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 26 Nov 1908, 58-66   The speaker's time spent in India. The general condition of the county in respect of the forces. The strong tendency to support that one can roughly divide India into the ...
  • Imperialism
    Text  Bryce, Right Honourable James, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1913), 8 May 1911, 23-33     Two ideas to present: the importance of prolonging and strengthening the bonds and ties which hold the different parts of the Empire together; the importance of the desire of the audience to show their willingness to take their part, their share in the duties and responsibilities of the Empire. How ...
    Text  Bryce, Right Honourable James, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1913), 8 May 1911, 23-33   Two ideas to present: the importance of prolonging and strengthening the bonds and ties which hold the different parts of the Empire together; the importance of the desire of the ...
  • The Indian Empire: Tariff Reform
    Text  Lloyd, G.A.; Ormsby-Gore, Hon. W.A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1912), 30 Sep 1910, 37-41     Mr. George A. Lloyd: India's population. The feeling at home that India does not amount to much in the affairs of the Empire—"ought we not to throw her aside?" not a general feeling and one to be "nipped in the very bud." The speaker's belief, with Lord Curzon, that India ...
    Text  Lloyd, G.A.; Ormsby-Gore, Hon. W.A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1912), 30 Sep 1910, 37-41   Mr. George A. Lloyd: India's population. The feeling at home that India does not amount to much in the affairs of the Empire—"ought we not to throw her aside?" not ...
  • Forces at Work in India and the Far East
    Text  Mckay, Rev. Dr. R.P., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 24 Jan 1908, 132-141     Travelling in the East and feeling grateful that one is a British subject. Feeling the influence of Britain when passing through the Continent of Europe. Britain's position in India: what she has done and what the opportunities of the future are to be. India as great, almost, as the whole ...
    Text  Mckay, Rev. Dr. R.P., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 24 Jan 1908, 132-141   Travelling in the East and feeling grateful that one is a British subject. Feeling the influence of Britain when passing through the Continent of Europe. Britain's position in India: what ...
  • India's Future in the Empire
    Text  McLaurin, Rev. John Bates, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1926), 8 Jan 1925, 1-14     Some of the great problems upon which the peace of the world rests, and which cannot be solved elsewhere than the British Empire. The relationship of the East and West. The speaker's personal recollection of the day that the British Empire declared war against Germany. Two or three factors that ...
    Text  McLaurin, Rev. John Bates, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1926), 8 Jan 1925, 1-14   Some of the great problems upon which the peace of the world rests, and which cannot be solved elsewhere than the British Empire. The relationship of the East and West. ...
  • The New British Commonwealth
    Text  Benn, The Right Honourable Wedgwood, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1934), 26 Jan 1933, 27-40     A tribute to General Mitchell and Colonel Barker. Today Australia Day, the 31st birthday of the great Dominion of Australia. The growth of Empire on the political side as the speaker has seen it in the course of his 26 years' experience in the House of Commons. How, in the ...
    Text  Benn, The Right Honourable Wedgwood, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1934), 26 Jan 1933, 27-40   A tribute to General Mitchell and Colonel Barker. Today Australia Day, the 31st birthday of the great Dominion of Australia. The growth of Empire on the political side as the ...
  • Empire Building
    Text  Vijayaraghavacharya, Diwan Bahadur, Sir T., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1927), 7 Sep 1926, 207-213     Canada within the British Empire. India within the British Empire. An examination of India within the Empire. India's judicial service. India's Parliamentary institutions. Reaching a happy medium. The 1919 declaration that the goal of India is Parliamentary self-government within the Empire. Getting near and nearer to that goal daily in ...
    Text  Vijayaraghavacharya, Diwan Bahadur, Sir T., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1927), 7 Sep 1926, 207-213   Canada within the British Empire. India within the British Empire. An examination of India within the Empire. India's judicial service. India's Parliamentary institutions. Reaching a happy medium. The 1919 declaration ...
  • New India
    Text  Ahuja, M.R., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1946), 24 Jan 1946, 197-205     The speaker's recent return to India, travelling more than 40,000 miles around the two hemispheres. The New India, inspired by the past and enlightened by the present. India no longer uncertain about her future. Plans for India's future in terms of education, health, communications, transportation, etc. What must be done ...
    Text  Ahuja, M.R., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1946), 24 Jan 1946, 197-205   The speaker's recent return to India, travelling more than 40,000 miles around the two hemispheres. The New India, inspired by the past and enlightened by the present. India no longer ...
  • Britain in India
    Text  Noon, Sir Firozkhan, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1939), 18 Oct 1938, 55-68     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club. Bringing before the public in Canada what India and its people are and what they mean to this great community of nations. The unfortunate impression by many that it is not possible for us all to work ...
    Text  Noon, Sir Firozkhan, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1939), 18 Oct 1938, 55-68   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club. Bringing before the public in Canada what India and its people are and what they mean to ...
  • India and the Empire
    Text  Raja-Singham, A.I., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1935), 31 Jan 1935, 229-245     Why the speaker chose this topic. Self-determination. Different approaches that have been taken to the problem of India. Words from the Ex Lord Mayor of Calcutta and from Rabindranath Tagore, representing different views of India, between which lie the view of the vast majority of the people of India. The ...
    Text  Raja-Singham, A.I., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1935), 31 Jan 1935, 229-245   Why the speaker chose this topic. Self-determination. Different approaches that have been taken to the problem of India. Words from the Ex Lord Mayor of Calcutta and from Rabindranath Tagore, ...
  • India's Position in the War
    Text  Khan, Chaudhuri Sir Muhammad Zafrulla, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1943), 17 Dec 1942, 226-238     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club. The situation in India today. The geographical, political, and religious divisions of India. India's vital position with regard to defence and operations that might develop during the war. India's constitutional position with regard to the war. The ...
    Text  Khan, Chaudhuri Sir Muhammad Zafrulla, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1943), 17 Dec 1942, 226-238   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club. The situation in India today. The geographical, political, and religious divisions of India. India's vital position with ...
  • India and Pakistan
    Text  Reid, Escott, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 4 Nov 1965, 43-53     Some remarks about the speaker's background, especially with regard to India and Pakistan. The speaker's affection for India and Pakistan, and for their people. Some background to the current problems between India and Pakistan. The issue of outside economic aid and the likelihood that it will be reduced, just when ...
    Text  Reid, Escott, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 4 Nov 1965, 43-53   Some remarks about the speaker's background, especially with regard to India and Pakistan. The speaker's affection for India and Pakistan, and for their people. Some background to the current problems ...
  • India Today
    Text  Wilkinson, Rt. Rev. C.R.H., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1954), 12 Nov 1953, 66-75     India as the leading nation of the Orient. The dependency of other eastern countries upon the leadership of India. A new era for India since independence in 1947. A new sense of dignity and national pride in the people of India, as a result of independence. The earnest desire on ...
    Text  Wilkinson, Rt. Rev. C.R.H., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1954), 12 Nov 1953, 66-75   India as the leading nation of the Orient. The dependency of other eastern countries upon the leadership of India. A new era for India since independence in 1947. A new ...
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