Canadian History Dictionary Queen's University
Established at Kingston, Ontario. Founded in 1839,
(General Brock era) Sent to Moraviantown to oppose enemy, 219,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Son of Dupont-Grave, accompanies Cham...
Ellice Edward 1781-1863 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Seignior Of Beauharnois Suggests To
colonial secretary union of Upper and Lower Canada, 47; his des...
(Sir James Douglas era) Or Derby, proposed as capital of Britis...
Canadian Pacific Railway
The contract for construction of the railway
was signed Oct. 2...
Separate Schools North-west Territories
(George Brown Era) Provision for, opposed
by George Brown--he ...
Walley John 1644-1712 Born In London England Commanded
expedition against the French and their Indian allies in Canada...
Rises in Upper Columbia Lake, lat. 50 deg. 10', long.
Thurlow Edward Baron 1731-1806 Born In Norfolk England Entered
Parliament for Tamworth, 1768. In 1770 appointed solicitor-gene...
American aborigines, formerly occupying practically the
(Lord Sydenham era) Establishment of in Lower Canada, 255.
A native of France; in early life a medical student.
Monteagle Thomas Spring-rice Baron 1790-1866 British Statesman
On the St. Lawrence, north bank. (Count Frontenac era) Band of ...
Riviere Aux Raisins
(John Graves Simcoe era) Boundary of territory dependent on Det...
Plan d'un Fort scitue au dedans d'une enceinte pour
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Absolves French of the west from ...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Enters J A Macdonald's Law Office As A Student 6 Forms
partnership with Macdonald, 10; his letter to Macdonald on the ...
Situated at Wolfville, Nova Scotia. Founded by the
Nova Scotia Baptist Education Society, 1838. Application made to the
Nova Scotia Assembly for incorporation as "The Trustees, Governors and
Fellows of the Queen's College." The corporation created with university
powers, 1840. At the next meeting of the Legislature its name changed to
Acadia College. Power of appointing governors transferred from the
Education Society to the Baptist Convention of the Maritime Provinces,
1851. Final changes in the Act of Incorporation, 1891. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era)
Founded by the Baptists, 1838; first known as Queen's College, 81;
defended by James W. Johnstone, 83. =Bib.=: Canada: An Ency., vol. 4.