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Australia and Her Post-War Problem 
Text  Braddon, Hon. H.Y., Australia and Her Post-War Problem, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1920), 24 Jan 1919, 63-76  Australia's regard for Canadians as blood brothers. Some distinctions between Canada and Australia. The labour question in Australia. Laws governing labour conditions and wages in Australia. Reference to the Whitley report in England. Strikes in Australia. The small Bolshevist element in the...
Australia, Canada and the Empire 
Text  Trout, H. Leon, Australia, Canada and the Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1958), 27 Mar 1958, 281-286  A detailed description of Australia, including its climate, culture, products, lifestyle, employment figures, taxation, government, health, tourist attractions, etc. Three reasons why the speaker and his compatriots came to Canada. Some questions put to the audience. A common bond between...
Trade Relations Between Australia and Canada 
Text  Pease, The Honourable Percy, Trade Relations Between Australia and Canada, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1937), 18 Feb 1937, 223-237  Trade relationships between Queensland, Australia, and Canada. A description of Queensland. The need for markets for surplus food produced. The financial burden from participating in the Great War. Expanding production to increase money coming into Queensland. The public debt of Australia. An...
Australia 
Text  Glasgow, Major-General The Honourable Sir Thomas William, Australia, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1941), 12 Sep 1940, 70-80  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and the Canadian Club. The speaker's association with Canadian in South Africa, in 1899, and in France in 1916. Australia and the way in which Australia faces any great problem which arises. Some words from the Australian Prime Minister, Mr. Menzies,...
Australia Revisited 
Text  Stewart, Andrew, Australia Revisited, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1956), 1 Mar 1956, 246-257  A description of Australia. How it came about that the speaker had the opportunity to visit Australia as one of two representatives of the National Conference of Canadian Universities. 10 Australian universities visited. Education in Australia. The influence of the British tradition in schooling....
Australia's Place in the British Commonwealth 
Text  Forde, The Rt. Hon. Francis Michael, Australia's Place in the British Commonwealth, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1947), 13 Mar 1947, 256-268  Australia's growth and development as a partner in the British Commonwealth. Australia's present constitutional position and relations with the other parts of the Empire. The basic factor of the relationship one where 98% of Australia is of British stock. Some history of the discovery of Australia...
Changing Concepts of Commonwealth 
Text  Copland, Sir Douglas, Changing Concepts of Commonwealth, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1954), 4 Mar 1954, 230-240  Some personal background. Changes in the Commonwealth in the last fifty years. A great transformation between World War I and World War II when relationships on the periphery were of increasing importance and contact between one Dominion and another was emphasized. Such tendencies strengthened by...
Australia Looks Ahead 
Text  Martin, Rev. W.G., Australia Looks Ahead, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1946), 14 Mar 1946, 284-297  The speaker's recent mission to Australia as guest preacher at St. Stephen's Presbyterian Church in Sydney. The appreciation of Canada in Australia. How the war has done much towards strengthening the bonds of friendship, understanding, and co-operation between Canada and Australia. A brief...
Australia's Part in the Scheme of Empire 
Text  Simmons, Lieut. J.J., Australia's Part in the Scheme of Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1917), 18 Nov 1915, 1-6  A review of the great trend of Imperial development, perceiving what has almost emerged. The great turning point which might represent the crisis-mark to determine the course that the aggregation of nations under our flag was to follow, has been reached. Australia irrevocably committed to the...
Australia 
Text  Simons, Major J.J., Australia, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1930), 15 Apr 1929, 160-166  A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club. A gathering of "our boys" from nearly 70 schools throughout the Commonwealth, and four schools in the Dominion of New Zealand: an outward sign of the unity and consciousness of brotherhood which is existing between the three parts...
Canadian-Australian Contrasts 
Text  Heaton, Prof. H., Canadian-Australian Contrasts, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1927), 4 Mar 1926, 76-88  Some ways in which Canada and Australia are alike: in settlement and its attendant problems such as the working out of the character of the country, the exploitation of its natural resources, the opening up of means of transportation by land and by water, the devising of a system of land tenure,...
Empire Parliamentary Association Visit to Australia and New Zealand 
Text  Ross, J. Gordon, Empire Parliamentary Association Visit to Australia and New Zealand, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1945), 2 Nov 1944, 85-97  Members of the Canadian Parliamentary Committee of the Empire Association who recently visited Australia and New Zealand. Purpose of the visit. A description of the journey there. A descriptive narrative of what the Committee members saw and inspected in Australia in Sydney, Newcastle, Canberra,...
Australia and Her Relations to the British Empire 
Text  Reid, Right Honourable Sir George H., Australia and Her Relations to the British Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1913), 5 Sep 1912, 1-11  Australia and Canada, together representing seven millions of square miles of British territory, 7/12 of the whole area of the British Empire. A glance backwards to say a word or two about the early relations between Great Britain and Australia, from 1788. The gift of self-government to the people...
The Australian Commonwealth 
Text  Ross, Hon. George W., The Australian Commonwealth, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 12 Nov 1908, 30-39  Comparing trade relations with the Empire and with the Colonies of the Empire, and with foreign countries, so that we can really understand the sources and fluctuations of these relations. The importance of studying the constitution of other colonies, the difference between a self-governing Colony...
Australian Politics 
Text  Dafoe, John W., Australian Politics, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1927), 11 Mar 1926, 89-101  The political interest in Australia. The lack of history; the interesting present; a future which makes an appeal to the historic imagination. Marked differences between Australia and Canada, due to a variety of causes which can be easily sorted out and identified. The politics of Australia. A...
Australia: Political and General Conditions 
Text  Larke, J.S., Australia: Political and General Conditions, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1906), 19 Oct 1905, 9-21  Something about Australia. The exact character of the Australians and the conditions of Australia difficult to convey. The amount of nonsense written about Australia, with illustrative instances. A description of what one would see upon going to Sydney. The sheep industry. Exports and import...
Australian Political Development 
Text  McColl, Hon. J.H., Australian Political Development, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1910), 15 Apr 1909, 197-211  The increasing community of interest between Canada and Australia. Our commonalities. How the very diversities that exist in climate and situation and in products forms another bond of interest in dovetailing into needs here. Differences in our pasts. Working out the great social, political and...
The Commonwealth of Australia Today 
Text  Sheldon, Mark, The Commonwealth of Australia Today, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1921), 8 Apr 1920, 169-179  A general description of Australia. The traditions and history of Australia. What Australians are trying to achieve. The climate, geography, and population of Australia. Captain Cook's discovery 150 years ago. The Constitution of Australia, framed largely after that of the United States....
Some Conditions in Australia 
Text  Beale, Octavius C., Some Conditions in Australia, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1906), 9 Nov 1905, 44-53  The whole aim and scheme of the working of civilization to go from chaos to cohesion. Our British Empire established and grew in a kind of irregular unforeseen chaotic manner, with illustrative instances. The word "Empire" and what it does and does not convey clearly. The loyalty to the British...
Thoughts About Canada and Australia 
Text  Montague, Hon. W.H., Thoughts About Canada and Australia, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1904), 21 Jan 1904, 43-50  Canadians who have succeeded in other parts of the world. Something of Australia and Canadians who have gone to take their place there. Canadianism and Imperialism. Canada's work done in terms of trade with the United States and with Great Britain. Reference to Lord Strathcona and his work to...
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