Flashback Friday: 1928 Canada’s natural resources

1928Power Flashback Friday: 1928 Canadas natural resources

Canada’s natural resources: whoever holds ownership has the key to power

This editorial cartoon from 1928 shows how Canadians were concerned about losing their grip on the key to Canada’s natural resources. Whoever had ownership of our natural resources held the power. Back in the day, it was American companies that were eager to harness Canada’s hydroelectric power and harvest our timber.