Canadian History Dictionary Milan Decree
(General Brock era) Issued by Napoleon in 1808, 110; disastrous...
A county in Ontario, on the St. Lawrence. Named after the
(Bishop Laval era) Reached by Jolliet and Marquette, 146.
Fort St Frederic
See Crown Point. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) At head of Lak...
Jesuit missionary, with La Verendrye in his
Index : Lord Dorchester Era His Hatred Of Great Britain 274 281 General Brock Era Maintains
non-intercourse with Britain and France, 120; his warlike messa...
(Bishop Laval era) Aid in defence of Quebec, 12.
(Count Frontenac era) Cure of Montreal, disapproves of Abbe Fen...
Marquette Jacques 1637-1675 Born At Laon In The North Of France
Joined the Society of Jesus about 1654, and sailed for Canada, ...
Knutsford Henry Thurston Holland First Viscount 1825-
Represented Midhurst in Parliament, 1874-1885, and Hampstead, 1...
Bib : Roy Intendants De La Nouvelle-france R S C 1903
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Granted by pope, celebrated in Quebec...
Index : Bishop Laval Era His Opinion Of Laval 29 Bib : Histoire Veritable Et
Naturelle des Moeurs et Productions du Pays de la Nouvelle Fran...
Newspaper published at Niagara. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Rid...
Ewan John Alexander 1854-1910 Born In Aberdeen Scotland Educated
in Scotland and in Canada. Assistant editor of the Toronto Glob...
Morrison Thomas David
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defends Joseph Hume, 263; aids
Index : Count Frontenac Era In New France 56 Bishop Laval Era Beginning Of 119 Lord Dorchester Era Described
11; an obstacle to the transfer of land, 256; notaries favourab...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Guards entrance to Niagara River, 51; ...
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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