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George Black, PC (April 10, 1873 – August 23, 1965) was an administrator and politician in Yukon, Canada. He went to Yukon in 1898 during the Gold Rush and prospected for gold, making a fortune and losing it when his claim was swept away in a flood. He then established a law practice in Dawson City. He was elected to the Yukon Territorial Council in 1905, and first ran for the Canadian House of Commons in the 1908 federal election but was defeated. During World War I, Black recruited a regiment from the Yukon to fight in the war. He became the company's Captain, and was wounded in combat.

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  • George Black, PC (April 10, 1873 – August 23, 1965) was an administrator and politician in Yukon, Canada. He went to Yukon in 1898 during the Gold Rush and prospected for gold, making a fortune and losing it when his claim was swept away in a flood. He then established a law practice in Dawson City. He was elected to the Yukon Territorial Council in 1905, and first ran for the Canadian House of Commons in the 1908 federal election but was defeated. During World War I, Black recruited a regiment from the Yukon to fight in the war. He became the company's Captain, and was wounded in combat.
  • George Black (né le 10 avril 1873 – mort le 23 août 1965) est un administrateur et homme politique du Yukon, Canada. Ayant émigré dans ce territoire en 1898 lors de la ruée vers l'or du Klondike, il pratique le droit à Dawson City après avoir perdu sa fortune lors d'une inondation. Il est élu au conseil territorial du Yukon (en) en 1905 et est candidat défait lors de l'élection fédérale canadienne de 1908. Lors de l'élection fédérale canadienne de 1911, il est chef de campagne de H. H. Stevens (en). Il est par la suite nommé Commissaire du Yukon par le gouvernement de Robert Laird Borden.
  • Джордж Блэк (англ. George Black, 10 апреля 1873 года, Вудсток, Нью-Брансуик — 23 августа 1965 года, Ванкувер, Британская Колумбия) — юрист, политик, восьмой комиссар Юкона, Председатель Палаты общин Канады с 1930 по 1935 годы. Получил образование в Ришибукто и Фредериктоне. Начал юридическую практику в Нью-Брансуике, а затем отправился на Клондайк во время золотой лихорадки, где два года провел золотоискателем. Начиная с 1900 года является юристом в Доусоне и Уайтхорсе. В 1904 году Блэк женился на Марте Луизе Блэк.
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