Canadian History Dictionary Bulyea George Headley Vickers
Born in Gagetown, New Brunswick.
Educated at University of New...
Prevost Major Augustin
Son of preceding. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Intere...
The first industrial exhibition held in Canada, and
Index : General Brock Era Becomes Colonel Of Glengarry Fencibles 180 Bib :
Lucas, Canadian War of 1812; Macdonell, Sketches Illustrating t...
General Election 1841 Lord Sydenham Era Rioting In Connection With 290 291
result of, 291.
See Aubert de la Chesnaye.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Inspector-general, retires...
Queenston Heights Battle Of
In War of 1812. Brock commanded the
British forces, consisting...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) King's surgeon, Montcalm carried into ho...
(General Brock era) Raised in Canada during war with Napoleon, ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, drowned, 200.
Killaly H H
Represented town of London in first Parliament after
Berkeley George Cranfield 1753-1818 Entered The Navy 1766
accompanied Cook in survey of coast of Newfoundland and Gulf of...
Richardson Sir John 1787-1865 Born In Dumfries Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. In 1807 entered the navy as assistant ...
Kishon The Fish Count Frontenac Era Indian Name For Governors Of Massachusetts
Mount Allison College
Located at Sackville, New Brunswick. In 1858 an
Act of the New...
Bib : Morgan Can Men Dent Can Por
O'brien William Edward 1831- Born At Thornhill Ontario Educated
at Upper Canada College; engaged in journalism at Toronto; stud...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 257, 258.
Accompanied Elisa to North-West Coast, 1790;
founded a Spanish...
Annexation To United States
A fitful movement, never reaching serious
proportions, and generally the result of temporary or local
dissatisfaction with political conditions, or of commercial depression.
Goldwin Smith was for many years its prophet. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Favoured by
small wing of Reform party, 23; manifesto issued by business men of
Montreal, its causes, 39, 40, 95; opposition to Confederation raises
hopes of American party, 118; movement in Nova Scotia, 145; movement in
British Columbia, 149; Goldwin Smith, the gloomy prophet of, 293;
advocated by Edward Farrer, 312-313. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) W. L. Mackenzie not in favour
of, 10. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Manifesto of 1849, 336; Sir John Abbott on, 336; advocated
by many of the Radicals of Lower Canada, 343. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Advocated by
Democratic party in Quebec, 26; said by Elgin to be popular among
commercial classes in 1849, 44; countenanced by Sir John Abbott and L.
H. Holton, 44-45; what it would mean for Quebec, 64. (George Brown Era) Threatened by
repeal of Corn Laws in 1846, 31, 32; the Montreal Manifesto, 36-37;
sentiment for, charged against Clear Grits, 42; opposition charged with,
in Confederation debate, 185; Brown holds that Reciprocity scheme
designed to promote, 194; charge of, denied by Canada First party, 237.
(Lord Elgin era) Sentiment for, in 1847, 5; Elgin on, 58; Montreal Manifesto, 80-82;
advocated by the Parti Rouge, 109; Elgin's efforts to counteract
movement, 189-190; Durham on, 192-193; conditions favouring movement,
194-195; repeal of Reciprocity Treaty designed to promote, 202. (Louis Joseph Papineau era)
Threatened in Ninety-Two Resolutions, 92-93; advocated in 1848, and
since Confederation, 96; advocated by Papineau, O'Callaghan, and their
friends, 97. =Bib.=: Dent, Last Forty Years; Weir, Sixty Years in
Canada; Kirby, Counter Manifesto to the Annexationists of Montreal;
Denison, The Struggle for Imperial Unity.
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