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  • Canada and the Nations
    Gardner, The Rt. Hon. James Garfield, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1948), 19 Feb 1948, 253-262     The subject of Canada and the Nations is discussed under the following headings: Canada's Industrial Importance; Three Way Trade; The Areas Concerned; They Required Food; They Required Clothing: They Require Factories; What Has Canada To Offer; How Must We Increase; What Should Our Objective Be?; What Should We Do To ...
    Gardner, The Rt. Hon. James Garfield, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1948), 19 Feb 1948, 253-262   The subject of Canada and the Nations is discussed under the following ...
  • Outdoors in Canada
    State, Captain J. Milton, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1924), 13 Nov 1924, 311-314     The wonderful work being done by the Canadian National Railways and the Canadian Pacific Railway in making Canada known to the people outside. The speaker's presentation consisted of a slide show and travelogue across Canada, beginning near the mouth of the St. John River where Champlain landed and began his ...
    State, Captain J. Milton, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1924), 13 Nov 1924, 311-314   The wonderful work being done by the Canadian National Railways and the ...
  • "What I've Seen"
    Clarkson, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Adrienne, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 2007), 14 Sep 2005, 1-15     A joint meeting of the Empire Club of Canada and the Canadian Club of Toronto. The offer of "The Clarkson Cup." The speaker's person reflections from 6 years of visiting Canadians and travelling through Canada from coast to coast to coast. The speaker's role. The great diversity of Canada's geography. ...
    Clarkson, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Adrienne, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 2007), 14 Sep 2005, 1-15   A joint meeting of the Empire Club of Canada and the Canadian ...
  • Reflections on Canada Day
    Robertson, Lloyd, O.C., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1999), 25 Jun 1998, 73-80     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Royal Commonwealth Society. Some personal reflections on being awarded the Order of Canada, and some of the speaker's personal experiences. Beginning with a telling of what the speaker copes with on a daily basis. Some frequently asked questions. Approaching ...
    Robertson, Lloyd, O.C., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1999), 25 Jun 1998, 73-80   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Royal ...
  • Canada At The Crossroads
    Drew, Lieutenant-Colonel George A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1941), 6 Mar 1941, 385-401     Reference to previous addresses by the speaker. Canada today. The almost limitless resources at our disposal. Development in all directions. Few limits to the opportunities open to the youth of Canada if we only organize efficiently for the future. Sir Frederick Banting as an example of the heights to which ...
    Drew, Lieutenant-Colonel George A., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1941), 6 Mar 1941, 385-401   Reference to previous addresses by the speaker. Canada today. The almost limitless ...
  • Canada from East to West
    DuMoulin, Right Rev. J.P., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1912), 24 Nov 1910, 101-109     A descriptive travelogue across Canada. A description and tribute to those fine old Maritime Provinces. Proceeding westward by two great routes: the magnificent St. Lawrence or the Intercolonial Railway, "the product of the greatest man who ever governed Canada." Reaching beautiful Quebec. Montreal and the great lessons that one learns ...
    DuMoulin, Right Rev. J.P., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1912), 24 Nov 1910, 101-109   A descriptive travelogue across Canada. A description and tribute to those fine ...
  • Canada In Crises—As Seen By An Australian
    Norwood, The Reverend Frederick W., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1941), 20 Feb 1941, 356-369     The speaker's description and impressions of Canada. The speaker's native Australia. Comparisons between Canada, England, and Australia. What fascinates the speaker about Canada. The strategic significance of Canada. The speaker's belief that Canadians are not governing their own country. Four other peoples that are determining Canada's history more than Canadians. ...
    Norwood, The Reverend Frederick W., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1941), 20 Feb 1941, 356-369   The speaker's description and impressions of Canada. The speaker's native Australia. Comparisons ...
  • A New Look At Canada
    Abbott, The Hon. Charles, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1948), 11 Mar 1948, 285-298     Thinking too much about our problems and too little about our achievements; spending too much time in worrying and criticising and backbiting and not enough in constructive thinking and co-operative action. The need for something to restore our perspective. Directing our attention to the record of Canada's growth as a ...
    Abbott, The Hon. Charles, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1948), 11 Mar 1948, 285-298   Thinking too much about our problems and too little about our achievements; ...
  • Our Son's Heritage
    Fauteux, The Honourable Gaspard, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1954), 8 Apr 1954, 299-311     The speaker addresses the audience not so much as the Queen's representative in French Quebec but as a citizen of our great Kingdom of Canada and a humble member of the British Commonwealth of Nations. Being proud of our Past, confident in our Present and with faith in our future; ...
    Fauteux, The Honourable Gaspard, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1954), 8 Apr 1954, 299-311   The speaker addresses the audience not so much as the Queen's representative ...
  • Canada in 1953
    St-Laurent, Right Honourable Louis S., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 9 Mar 1953, 252-265     Reference to what the speaker said in a previous address. Coming a long way since 1920 in developing a national spirit. Having more faith in ourselves and in our country than we have ever had before. Strengthening that faith by many tangible expressions of the faith of other countries in ...
    St-Laurent, Right Honourable Louis S., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1953), 9 Mar 1953, 252-265   Reference to what the speaker said in a previous address. Coming a ...
  • John Fisher Reports
    Fisher, John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1951), 2 Nov 1950, 51-68     A review and commentary on many subjects Canadian. Remarks about Newfoundland. The story of the negotiations with Newfoundland and how it was done in a "British way." Contrasting Newfoundland and the rest of Canada with Czechoslovakia and the U.S.S.R. The uniqueness of Canada. The Commonwealth and Canada's role in it. ...
    Fisher, John, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1951), 2 Nov 1950, 51-68   A review and commentary on many subjects Canadian. Remarks about Newfoundland. The ...
  • Our National Equipment
    Ross, Sir George, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1913), 7 Nov 1912, 56-69     The founding and equipping of a nation, analogous to the founding and equipping of an industry. For situation, for climate, for resources, for accessibility to the trade and commerce of the world, no nation more favourably situation than Canada. Some territorial details of Canada. Natural resources, greater materially than the ...
    Ross, Sir George, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1913), 7 Nov 1912, 56-69   The founding and equipping of a nation, analogous to the founding and ...
  • If Mike and Tom Can Get Along, Why Can't Canada?
    Duffy, Mike and Clark, Tom, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1998), 19 Jun 1997, 70-81     A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Royal Commonwealth Society, Toronto Branch. A special Canada Day luncheon. First, some remarks by the Honorary Vice-President of the Empire Club of Canada and the Honorary Chairman of the Royal Commonwealth Society, Her Honour, Hilary M. Weston, the Lieutenant-Governor ...
    Duffy, Mike and Clark, Tom, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1998), 19 Jun 1997, 70-81   A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Royal ...
  • France and Canada
    Claudel, Dr. Paul, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1929), 8 Nov 1928, 242-244     Duties of an Ambassador. The speaker as poet. The story of a Japanese poet who was given by the Emperor a big bundle of white paper that inspired him every day to write what came to his mind, and which turned into a charming book of poetry. Canada as a ...
    Claudel, Dr. Paul, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1929), 8 Nov 1928, 242-244   Duties of an Ambassador. The speaker as poet. The story of a ...
  • A Long Time Ago in the Future—Canada Yesterday and Tomorrow
    LeBlanc, His Excellency, The Right Honourable Roméo, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1997), 26 Jun 1996, 38-46     A joint meeting of The Royal Commonwealth Society and The Empire Club of Canada. A reflection of Canada's history, and the speaker's views about the nature of this country. Suggestions about our future. A discussion of the true nature of Canadians. The suggestion that often a crisis will reveal character. ...
    LeBlanc, His Excellency, The Right Honourable Roméo, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1997), 26 Jun 1996, 38-46   A joint meeting of The Royal Commonwealth Society and The Empire Club ...
  • Russia
    Ignatieff, Count Paul N., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Mar 1931, 96-105     Understanding the trend of the underlying forces which have created the Russian Nation. A review of Russia's past history to provide some idea of the difficulties confronting Russian school education. An historical review of Russia's education. The ruling class of Russia. The Russian as a family man or a religious ...
    Ignatieff, Count Paul N., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 12 Mar 1931, 96-105   Understanding the trend of the underlying forces which have created the Russian ...
  • The British Delegation
    Wakefield, Sir Charles; Howarth, Sir Arthur; Stewart, Dr.; Spender, Harold, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 6 Oct 1922, 237-243     A complimentary dinner for a British Delegation who had visited the United States and presented statues of Pitt, Burke and Bryce to the American people. The Empire Club of Canada, on their arrival in Toronto, tendered a complimentary dinner in the King Edward Hotel. Some of the delegates spoke briefly. ...
    Wakefield, Sir Charles; Howarth, Sir Arthur; Stewart, Dr.; Spender, Harold, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 6 Oct 1922, 237-243   A complimentary dinner for a British Delegation who had visited the United ...
  • A Survey of the Empire: Its Problems and Prospects
    Mitchell, Brig. Gen. C.H., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 12 Jan 1922, 379-397     At the Annual Meeting. Taking a sort of aeroplane photograph as we pass by, to present several features in each part of the Empire. A quick run over to the old country. The problems of Great Britain very much the problems of the Empire. Problems worked out in Britain recently ...
    Mitchell, Brig. Gen. C.H., The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 12 Jan 1922, 379-397   At the Annual Meeting. Taking a sort of aeroplane photograph as we ...
  • Canadian Values and the Responsibility that Comes With Leadership
    Morgan, Gwyn, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 2007), 22 Feb 2006, 350-363     Some personal reminiscences and history of the speaker. Factors in the success in life's journey. Focussing on ethical values and more specifically the critical importance of high ethical values in the people chosen for leadership positions in our country. The importance of strong Canadian-headquartered enterprises and the importance of building ...
    Morgan, Gwyn, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 2007), 22 Feb 2006, 350-363   Some personal reminiscences and history of the speaker. Factors in the success ...
  • Capitol Offences: Dr. Foth Meets Uncle Sam
    Fotheringham, Allan, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1987), 16 Oct 1986, 51-59     An amusing, somewhat tonge-in-cheek examination of Canada and Canadians. A look at "a skipping-stone approach to Canada and dip below the border." A cross-country appraisal of Canada. Characteristics of a Canadian. An American appraisal of Canada. A lack of understanding by both countries, of the other. The good things about ...
    Fotheringham, Allan, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada: The Empire Club Foundation, 1987), 16 Oct 1986, 51-59   An amusing, somewhat tonge-in-cheek examination of Canada and Canadians. A look at ...
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