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The Northwest Territories is a territory of Canada. With a population of 41,462 in 2011 and an estimated population of 43,537 in 2013, the Northwest Territories is the most populous territory in Northern Canada. Yellowknife became the territorial capital in 1967, following recommendations by the Carrothers Commission.


"Northwest Territories" is a book by Lyn Hancock.

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Google previewLegal Aspects of Doing Business in North America [2009] III (2009)

by Christian, Editor Campbell

Austin F Marshall Marshall & Company Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada Introduction Constitution The Northwest Territories is a creature of Parliament, established under the enabling power of section 146 of the Constitution Act ...

Google previewDissonant Worlds (2010)

Roger Vandersteene among the Cree by Earle H. Waugh

The development of Christianity in northern Alberta and the Northwest Territories is a complicated mix of charity, politics, deprivation, hard ...

Google previewFarmers' Bulletin (1929)

Northwest Territories means the northwest territories formerly known as Rupert's Land and the Northwestern Territory (except such rtions thereof as are included in the Provinces of Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta, and ...

Google previewPrince's Bieber Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations (2008)

by Mary Miles Prince

Northwest Territories Revised Ordinances (Canada) NWRO National Welfare Rights Organization NWS National Weather Service N.W.T. NorthWest Territories, Canada Northwest Territories Reports (1885–1907) (Canada) N.W. Terr.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Canada (2010)

by Barry M. Gough

By this arrangement, which ranks among the largest real estate deals in history, Canada acquired the Northwest Territories. Meanwhile, the Métis of Red River rightly objected to Canadian assumption of control and rebelled against a ...

Google previewThe Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia (2000)

by Vin T. Sparano

Regina, Saskatchewan Canada S4P 3V7 NORTHWEST TERRITORIES TravelArctic Government, Northwest Territories Yellowknife, Northwest Territories Canada ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Arctic (2012)

by Mark Nuttall

Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1987 NORTHWEST TERRITORIES The Northwest Territories encompasses ...

Google previewTreaties with American Indians: An Encyclopedia of Rights, Conflicts, and Sovereignty [3 volumes] (2007)

An Encyclopedia of Rights, Conflicts, and Sovereignty by Donald L. Fixico

The treaty was motivated by the discovery of significant oil reserves at Norman Wells, near the community of present day Tulita in the Sahtu region of the Northwest Territories. Canada sent Commissioner Conroy along with Anglican Bishop ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Canadian Social Work (2009)

by Francis J. Turner

Before 1974 social workers from the Yukon and Northwest Territories were members of and represented as individuals by the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Literature in Canada (2002)

by William H. New

NORTHWEST TERRITORIES. The term was given in 1870 to the territory (once called Rupert's Land and the North-Western Territory), lying north and northwest of Ontario and quebec, which Canada acquired from Britain and the hudson's bay ...

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Video shows what Northwest Territories means. Territory in northern Canada which has Yellowknife as its capital.. Northwest Territories pronunciation. How to ...

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