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Timeline... 1920 - 1929


The World

The conditions imposed upon Germany after WW1 help trigger an economic collapse and political turmoil that results leads to the rise of Adolph Hitler and his Nazi Party.

1927: Charles Lindberg flies solo from New York to Paris.


Canada

Post-War adjustments are difficult. The “Roaring Twenties” though fondly remembered most correctly apply to the latter part of the decade.



Manitoba

1920:The Manitoba Grain Growers’ Association becomes “The United Farmers of Manitoba.” It turned its attention to progressive farm legislation

Rivers and the R.M. of Daly

1920

On July 12, 1920 the GTPR was placed under the management of Crown corporation Canadian National Railways (CNR)

1923

The Grand Trunk Pacific was completely absorbed into the CNR.