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Sir SandFord Fleming - The Knight Of Time



Berton, Pierre. The Great Railway Illustrated. McClelland and Stewart Limited Toronto.1972. 336 pages.

Berton, Pierre. The National Dream. The Great Railway 1871-1881. McClelland and Stewart Limited Toronto.1970. 439 pages.

Blaise, Clark. Time Lord. The Remarkable Canadian Who Missed his Train and Changes the World. Vintage Canada Edition.2001. 256 pages.

Boggs, Winthrop S. ThePostage Stamps and Postal History of Canada. Quaterman Publications, Inc. Lawrence, Massachusetts.1975. 870 pages.

Burpee, Lawrence J.. Sandford Fleming Empire Builder. Humprey Milford Oxford University Press. 1915. 288 pages

C.P.R. Reports 1881-86. Vol. I

Fleming, Sandford. Report and Documents in reference to the Canadian Pacific Railway. Printed by MacLean, Roger & Co. 1880. 373 pages.

Fleming, Sandford. Report on Surveys and Preliminary Operations on the Canadian Pacific Railway up to January 1877. Printed by MacLean, Roger & Co. 1877. 431 pages.

Fleming, Sandford. The Intercolonial. A Historical Sketch of the inception, location, construction and completion of the line of railway uniting the Inland and Atlantic Provinces of the Dominion, with maps and numerous illustrations. Dawson Brothers, Publishers. 1876. 268 pages.

Glazebrook, G.P. de T.. A History of Transportation in Canada. Toronto: The Ryerson Press. 1938. 475 pages.

Grant, Revd. George M. Ocean to Ocean, Sandford Fleming’s Expedition through Canada in 1872. James Campbell & Son,Toronto.1873. 371 pages

Green, Lorne. Chief Engineer, Life of a nation builder- Sandford Fleming. Dundur Press, Toronto & Oxford.1993. 191 pages.

Green, Lorne. Sandford Fleming. Don Mills Ont. Fitzhenry & Whiteside.c1980. 64 pages.

Legget, R.F.; MacLean, John S.F. and Co. Sandford Fleming. Pioneer Engineer. Sandford Educational Press. 1977. 63 pages.

Maclean. Man of Steel. The Story of Sir Sandford Fleming. The Ryerson Press.1969. 145 pages.

Shaw, Charles Aeneas. Tales of a Pioneer Surveyor. Edited by Raymond Hull. Longman Canada Limited. 1970. 167 pages

Unitt, Doris J;Osler, Andrew and McCoy, Edward. Sir Sandford Fleming. A Clockhouse Publication, Peterborough, Ontario,Canada. 1968. 159 pages.


Lavallée, Omer. Sandford Fleming and Standard Time. 1979

Underwood, Jay. The Myth of Sandford Fleming. Canadian Rail vol. 483, pages 130-143.2001.
Underwood, Jay. With a little help from his friends: Sandford as a hero.ca2000.

The Sandford Fleming 3 pence essay. Charles G. Firby. Firby Auction, October 1996. 1996
The Intercolonial. Canadian Rail vol. 483, pages 111-121.2001.

Zeller, Suzanne. La nouvelle Terre promise. La culture de la science victorienne au Canada. La Société historique du Canada, Brochure historique No56. 1996.


Bibliothèque et Archives Canada, fonds Sandford Fleming.
Centre d’archives du chemin de fer Canadien Pacifique, RG1 (fonds Van Horne), et RG2 (fonds Sandford Fleming)
Archives publiques de l’Ontario, Sandford Fleming family fonds