Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Founds Astoria 64 See Also Pacific
(George Brown Era) Leaders of the party, 39; origin of name, 40...
Name applied to members of the two expeditions fitted out
A tribe of Algonquian stock. They are named on
Galinee's map o...
Smith Goldwin 1823-1910 Born In Reading England Educated At Eton
and Oxford; elected a fellow of University College, London, 184...
(George Brown Era) His account of the negotiations between Brow...
(Lord Sydenham era) Made deputy inspector-general, 333.
Saumarez Sir Thomas
(General Brock era) His letter to Brock from Halifax, 223.
Richelieu Armand Jean Du Plessis Duc De 1585-1642 Born In France
In 1607 bishop of Lucon; entered politics, and in 1616 secretar...
Monroe James 1758-1831 Fifth President Of The United States
(Egerton Ryerson era) Headmaster of Gore district Grammar Schoo...
Chartier De Lotbiniere Rene Louis
(Bishop Laval era) Appointed to Sovereign
Council, 166. (Count...
See Monteagle, Lord.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, landed at Grand Cibou, 200; w...
Separate Schools Upper Canada
(George Brown Era) Opposed by George Brown, 121; a
Fenety George E
(Wilmot era) On Wilmot, 131.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Vessel in which Haldimand embarke...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Carey's newspaper, allowed to prin...
Repentigny Captain De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) With Canadians, guards fords of
Anian Strait Of
Dr. Ruge says that the name arose through a
misunderstanding of Marco Polo's book (bk. 3, ch. 5). His Ania "is no
doubt the present Anam, but the Dutch cartographers thought that this
land was in north-east Asia, and called the strait that was said to
separate the continents the Strait of Anian." The name appears for the
first time on Gerh. Mercator's famous maritime chart of 1569. =Index=:
(Sir James Douglas era) History of search for, 2; De Fuca's voyage to, 9; Carver's River of
Oregon, 20. =Bib.=: Soph. Ruge, Fretum Aniam; Dawson, Canada.
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