June 1, 1904 (9th Parliament, 4th Session)


Mr. CLARKE asked :

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. In connection with the rush to the Yukon gold fields in 1897, were any communications received by the government, or any member thereof, in the year named or the following year, advocating the Edmonton route as a means of reaching the Yukon ?
2. If so, from whom were these communications received ?
3. What is the nature of these communications ?
4. What action was taken upon them ?
5. Did the government cause to be published a pamphlet descriptive of the Edmonton route to the Yukon ?
6. Did the government cause a notice to be issued warning people of the dangers of the route in question to inexperienced persons ?

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