The 1949 Newfoundland and Labrador Election was held on May 27th, 1949.
Liberal Party of Newfoundland and Labrador won the most seats in the election
May 27th, 1949
Number of Electoral Districts
Sources : Figures compiled by the OFFICE OF CHIEF ELECTORAL OFFICER. Does not note a publisher. Details need to be added.
Note : After a referendum in 1948 showed majority support, Newfoundland (an amendment to the Constitution officially changed the name of
Newfoundland to Newfoundland and Labrador on December 6, 2001) entered Canadian Confederation on 31 March 1949.
Citation : On the name change to Newfoundland and Labrador, see http://www.lac-bac.gc.ca/obj/040006/f2/040006-02-e.pdf at Library and Archives/Bibliothèque et Archives Canada