Canadian History Dictionary Alberta University Of
Created by Act of the Legislature of Alberta
passed at the fir...
Harrison Robert Alexander 1833-1878 Studied Law And Appointed To
crown law department of Upper Canada, 1854. Retired, 1859, and ...
A settlement near Lake St. Clair in Upper Canada, made by
(Count Frontenac era) Leads Abenaquis in attack on English sett...
A tribe of Algonquian stock. They are named on
Galinee's map o...
Bliss Jonathan 1742-1822 Born In Springfield Mass Educated At
Harvard University, Cambridge. Emigrated to New Brunswick in 17...
Saunders John Simcoe 1795-1878 Born In Fredericton New Brunswick
Went to England; educated at Oxford University. Called to the b...
The county seat of Schenectady County, New York. Settled
On Dease Lake. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built by Robert...
Special Council Of Lower Canada
(Lord Sydenham era) Summoned to consider question of
On the St. Lawrence, above Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm e...
Founded through the far-sighted liberality of James
McGill, a ...
Capital of British Columbia, and formerly capital of the
Index : Sir James Douglas Era First Chief Justice Of Vancouver Island 200 Charges
preferred against, 200. =Bib.=: Bancroft, History of British Co...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
Kennedy Sir Arthur Edward 1810-1883 Governor Of Vancouver Island
1863-1867. Subsequently governor of Queensland. Died in Brisban...
Hudson's Bay Company
Organized by a number of English gentlemen, who
sent out a tra...
The peasants of Quebec. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) More ind...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Comes To Canada 1817 89 Arouses Public Feeling 89
tried for libel at Kingston and again at Brockville, and acquit...
A city in the Eastern Townships, Quebec, on the St.
Discovered by La Verendrye in 1736. Fort Rouge was
built at the mouth of the river in that year, as well as Fort La Reine,
near the present city of Portage la Prairie. From the latter fort, two
years later, La Verendrye set forth on his memorable journey to the
Mandan Indians on the Missouri. Before the close of the century, both
the Hudson's Bay Company and the North West Company had trading
establishments at various points on the river. First named Riviere St.
Charles; afterwards Riviere des Assiliboilles, and Stone Indian River;
finally settling in present form. =Bib.=: Bryce, Assiniboine River and
its Forts (R. S. C., 1892); Dawson, Canada and Newfoundland; Burpee,
Search for the Western Sea; Hind, Canadian Red River and Assiniboine
and Saskatchewan Expeditions.
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