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Timeline... 1920 - 1929

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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.


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


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


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


The Grand Trunk Pacific was completely absorbed into the CNR.