Colonial Connections: Capital Investment, Technology Transfer, and the Building of Victoria Bridge, Montreal, 1850-1860

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Title
Colonial Connections: Capital Investment, Technology Transfer, and the Building of Victoria Bridge, Montreal, 1850-1860
Abstract
An examination of the design, financing and construction of the Victoria Bridge in the 1850s as part of the Grand Trunk Railway project, the first bridge to connect the island of Montreal to the rest of North America.
Book Title
Place, Culture and Identity: Essays in Historical Geography in Honour of Alan R.H. Baker
Place
Sainte-Foy, QC
Publisher
Presses de l'Université Laval
Date
2001
Pages
255-288
Language
en
Citation
Black, Iain S. “Colonial Connections: Capital Investment, Technology Transfer, and the Building of Victoria Bridge, Montreal, 1850-1860.” In Place, Culture and Identity: Essays in Historical Geography in Honour of Alan R.H. Baker, edited by Iain S. Black and Robin A. Butlin, 255–288. Sainte-Foy, QC: Presses de l’Université Laval, 2001.
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