Canadian History Dictionary Presbyterian Church In Canada
Had its beginnings early in the
eighteenth century in Nova Sco...
A literary and scientific society, founded at
Montreal in 1844...
Index : Joseph Howe Era Joseph Howe's Letter To 1866 190 Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era On Responsible
government, 90; in political controversy, 1844, 238; his "Five ...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Leaves Montreal for western...
(Bishop Laval era) Dispute respecting, between Louis XIV and Po...
(Lord Dorchester era) Settled in Canada, disloyalty of, 82, 85;...
Index : Lord Sydenham Era Governor-generalship Of Canada Tendered To 58 Bib :
Dict. Nat. Biog.
(Lord Dorchester era) Commanded by Colonel Simcoe, 202. (John G...
Parliaments In France
(Count Frontenac era) Subjection of, to royal power, 152.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's desire to establish, 169. See...
See Church of England.
Dollard Des Ormeaux Adam
A young officer of the garrison at
Montreal, who saved Montrea...
The county seat of Schenectady County, New York. Settled
Quebec Siege Of 1759
Following the capture of Louisbourg, Duquesne,
and Fort Fronte...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Publisher of first books printed ...
Garfield James Abram 1831-1881 Twentieth President Of The United
States. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Favourable to proposed Reci...
Crawford Isabella Valancy 1851-1887 Born In Ireland Came To
Canada at age of five. Lived at Peterborough, Ontario. Collecte...
Verrazano Giovanni Du
Born near Florence, Italy, in 1470. Entered
French marine serv...
Stewart Alexander 1794-1868 Born In Halifax Nova Scotia Engaged
in West India trade. Afterwards studied law and called to the b...
The first mention of the island is in Cartier's narrative
of his first voyage, 1534. The following year he again visited the
island, which he named Isle de l'Assomption. On the origin of the
present Indian name, see W. F. Ganong's note, Royal Society Trans.,
1889, II, 51. Placed under jurisdiction of Newfoundland in 1763;
transferred to Canada, 1774. =Bib.=: Huard, Labrador et Anticosti;
Guay, Lettres sur l'ile Anticosti; Schmitt, Monographie de l'ile
d'Anticosti; Lewis, Menier and his Island.
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