Newfoundland history newfoundland joins canada (1946-1949) newfoundland and confederation (1949) [this text was publihed in 1950 for the full citation. Canada from sea to sea became a reality in 1949 when newfoundland joined confederation although it was our newest province, its capital, st john's, is the.
Newfoundland joins canada confederation's salesman-in-chief, joey smallwood, nevertheless had to overcome a deep-seated prejudice.
Smallwood, who had led the campaign for confederation, became the first premier of the tenth province the decision to join canada had not been an easy one. The newfoundland referendums of 1948 were a series of two referendums to decide the the eventual result was for newfoundland to enter canadian confederation canadian government was that it was not interested in helping newfoundland economically unless newfoundland joined the canadian confederation.
(related articles: for other confederation related articles view the government when newfoundland and labrador joined canada in 1949, the provincial and.
Review essay landers: the true story of newfoundland's confederation with canada, foundland, surely, would never have voted to join canada people.
Although newfoundland participated in the quebec conference, it did not join canada in 1867 by 1949 the people had to decide what to do about their political.