Canadian History Dictionary British North America Act
The constitution of the Dominion; the Act
by which the scatter...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit mission to Hurons founded at, ...
Russian Convention 1825
(Sir James Douglas era) Its provisions, 118-119.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Spanish vessel, commanded by Champlai...
A partner of the North West Company. Member of the
(Samuel de Champlain era) Island of Cape Breton once occupied b...
The first missionaries of the order, Lalemant, Masse, and
Ottawa University Of
Established, 1848. Originally incorporated
under the title of ...
Lemoyne Mme Jacques
(Bishop Laval era) Land bought from, for church at Montreal,
Riel Louis 1844-1885 Born In St Boniface Manitoba Educated At
the Jesuit College, Montreal. Leader of the Rebellion of 1869-1...
(Lord Dorchester era) Movements on foot in, for separation from...
Arrangement Of 1830
Provided that United States vessels should have
access to port...
(General Brock era) Brings up supply of ordnance from Quebec, 2...
Bib : Parkman Montcalm And Wolfe Smith Our Struggle For The
Amnesty Act 1849 Lord Elgin Era William Lyon Mackenzie Takes Advantage Of 91
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Proposed by Elgin, on beha...
An Algonquian tribe, allied to the Chippewas.
They ranged over...
Rand Theodore Harding 1835-1900 Born At Cornwallis Nova Scotia
Educated at Horton Academy and at Acadia College. Taught for a ...
(Lord Elgin era) Member of Seigniorial Court, 187.
Tanguay Cyprien 1819-1902 Born In The City Of Quebec Graduated At
Quebec Seminary in 1839, and ordained priest 1843. In 1860 remo...
Expulsion Of Acadians
See Acadians, Expulsion of the.
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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