Proceedings of the Royal Colonial Institute, Volume 20

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Contents

The Trade of India and its Future Development Dr George Watt CLE
44
Past Present and Future Hon T Risely Griffith
56
Adjourned Discussion
58
The North West Territories of Canada The Right Rot the Lord Bishop
59
Land Tenures of India and their Bearing on Indian Finance George
67
The Formation and Objects of a British and American Association
75
Propositions for the Reform of our Relations with the Colonies
84
Past Present and Future Rev James Chalmers
88
The Past and Present of Fiji F W Chesson Esq
89
The British Association in Canada General Sir J Henry Lefroy
95
Addresses to Her Majesty and H R H the Princess of Wales
100
Natal in its Relation to South Africa James R Saunders Esq
103
Character of the Colonial and Indian Trade of England contrasted with
109
Great Britain and New Guinea Archibald Michie Esq Q C AgentGeneral
121
Fruit as a Factor in Colonial Commerce D Morris M A F L S
123
The Territories Adjacent to the Kalahari Desert Parker
125
The Financial Resources of our Colonies Hyde Clarke Esq
131
Annexation of New Guinea Resolutions adopted by the Council
144
Comparative Advantages of the Far West of Canada and of the States
149
South Africa T B Glanville Esq
155
Fiji as it is Sir John Gorrio
160
Presentation of Proceedings to Her Majesty the Queen 180
162
New Zealand and the South Sea Islands and their Relation to the Empire
164
The Natural Distribution of Coal throughout the British Empire C
167
Western Australia Sir Frederipk Napier Broome K C M G
180
Jubilee Address to Her Majesty the Queen
188
New GuineaDepntation
189
Royal Charter of Incorporation
190
Influence of American Legislation on the Decline of the United States
194
Haidarabad Colonel G B Malleson C S 1
201

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