the project | biographies | multimedia | research uses | links | news

[up] The Collections NAHSTE logo

Records of Heriot-Watt College
    Papers of Hugh Bryan Nisbet
        Notes, Addresses and Papers

"Canada - Land of Promise"

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0582 HWC 3/1/60/1-5

Date(s)

November 1955

Extent and medium of the unit of description

5

reprints

Name of creator

Nisbet | Hugh Bryan | 1902-1969 | principal of Heriot-Watt University

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Five printed copies of an article entitled Canada - Land of Promise, (1955) concerning the Canadian economy from observations taken by Hugh Bryan Nisbet during a visit there. He concentrates on the natural resources of Canada, particularly in terms of oil and gas, and refinery operations in the country, particularly in Montreal, Edmonton Vancouver and Toronto. He also has a section on automation in Canadian and American factories.

Index

Subjects

People

[View administrative information]