Canadian Pacific Railway Research Paper

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The building of the Canadian Pacific Railway was a very significant event in the development of Canada. It was important for the development of the West, which there was no easy way to get to. It benefitted the Canadian economy, allowing it to flourish and grow into what it has become today. Lastly, it allowed for unification of Canada as one whole country. The building of the CPR (Canadian Pacific Railway) was important for the development of the West. It allowed for simpler immigration, making it easier for say a family from Ontario who wishes to come to British Columbia for work and business. It also brought with it countrywide connection to Ottawa, bringing quick and simple transport of news for that time. Lastly, it was also the first
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