Canadian History Dictionary Blackfoot Indians
A Western confederacy, of Siksika stock. First
described in th...
(Bishop Laval era) His funeral sermon on Bishop Saint-Vallier q...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
(Egerton Ryerson era) Appointed to take charge of improvement o...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) English secretary to Haldimand, 2...
(Lord Dorchester era) Father of Guy Carleton, 29; his widow
Copenhagen Battle Of 1801 General Brock Era Description Of 25-31 Bombardment
of, and capture of Danish fleet, 106.
Lormel Captain De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
(Lord Elgin era) Abolished in Upper Canada with respect to real...
Alix Simon Ch Director Of Company Of New France 170
See Joly de Lotbiniere; Chartier de Lotbiniere.
(General Brock era) 26th Regiment, stationed at Fort Niagara, 5...
Dartmouth William Legge Second Earl Of 1731-1801 Lord Dorchester Era Succeeded
as secretary of state by Germain, 148.
(Egerton Ryerson era) Founded at York (Toronto), 1829, 82; Eger...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Upp...
Company Of De Caen
Organized by William de Caen and his nephew Emery,
At head of Puget Sound. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brings word of impending attack on left ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed at Laprairie, 232.
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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