GRANT, George M.




Author Tags: 1850-1900, Transient

Reverend George Monro Grant was a member of the 1872 expedition led by Sandford Fleming, Engineer-in-Chief of the Canadian Pacific and Intercolonial Railways, to inspect the proposed line for a railway route across Canada. Grant's journalistic account of that trip is Ocean to Ocean: Sandford Fleming's Expedition through Canada in 1872 (Toronto: James Campbell & Son, 1873; London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd., 1873; Toronto: The Radisson Society of Canada, 1925; M.G. Hurtig, 1967; Coles Canadiana, 1970; Cumberland House Publishing, 1996; Etobicoke, Ontario: Prospero Books, 2000).

[BCBW 2005] "Transient" "1850-1900"