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The Canada Colonization Association was a subsidiary of the Department of Immigration and Colonization of the [[Canadian Pacific Railway Company|Canadian Pacific Railway Company]] which gave valuable assistance to Mennonite land settlement in Western Canada after [[World War (1914-1918)|World War I]]. It was organized by [[Dennis, John Stoughton (1856-1938)|Colonel John S. Dennis]] in 1919 as a private organization but was soon taken over by the Canadian Pacific Railway. T. O. F. Herzer was its long-time director.
 
The Canada Colonization Association was a subsidiary of the Department of Immigration and Colonization of the [[Canadian Pacific Railway Company|Canadian Pacific Railway Company]] which gave valuable assistance to Mennonite land settlement in Western Canada after [[World War (1914-1918)|World War I]]. It was organized by [[Dennis, John Stoughton (1856-1938)|Colonel John S. Dennis]] in 1919 as a private organization but was soon taken over by the Canadian Pacific Railway. T. O. F. Herzer was its long-time director.
 
 
 
= Bibliography =
 
= Bibliography =
 
Hedges, J. B. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Building the Canadian West. </em>NY: Macmillan, 1939.
 
Hedges, J. B. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Building the Canadian West. </em>NY: Macmillan, 1939.
 
 
 
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The Canada Colonization Association was a subsidiary of the Department of Immigration and Colonization of the Canadian Pacific Railway Company which gave valuable assistance to Mennonite land settlement in Western Canada after World War I. It was organized by Colonel John S. Dennis in 1919 as a private organization but was soon taken over by the Canadian Pacific Railway. T. O. F. Herzer was its long-time director.

Bibliography

Hedges, J. B. Building the Canadian West. NY: Macmillan, 1939.


Author(s) Jacob Gerbrandt
Date Published 1955


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Gerbrandt, Jacob. "Canada Colonization Association." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1955. Web. 21 May 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Canada_Colonization_Association&oldid=86501.

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Gerbrandt, Jacob. (1955). Canada Colonization Association. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 21 May 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Canada_Colonization_Association&oldid=86501.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 505. All rights reserved.


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