-1st Conference: Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and PEI discuss idea of confederation in Charlottetown
-2ed Conference: in 1864, the previous provinces including NewfoundLand agree on 72 Resolutions in Quebec
NewfoundLand and PEI reject confederation since railray doesn't reach them.
-3rd Conference: in 1867, creation of Canada (N-B, N-S, Ontario, Quebec); Capital of Canada, Ottawa was created under British North America Act
Other provinces joined between 1870 and 1949