Canadian History Dictionary Cannon Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Repulses landing of English, 107.
Ryswick Treaty Of
Concluded in 1697; brought peace between Great
Britain and Fra...
York Harbour 1815 Plan By Actual Survey Of The Street Of
Communication between Kempenfeldt Bay on Lake Simcoe and Peneta...
At junction of Red and Assiniboine Rivers, where the city
Huntington Lucius Seth 1827-1886 Born At Compton Quebec Studied
law, and engaged in journalism, in the Eastern Townships. Elect...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) A swamp, near Ste. Foy, 252.
A group of tribes, of Athapaskan stock. The name means
Fleming Sir Sandford 1827- Born At Kirkaldy Scotland Came To
Canada, 1845. Chief engineer of the Intercolonial Railway; and ...
Capital of Alaska. Baranof built a fort there in 1799, which he...
Keefer Thomas Coltrin 1821- Born At Thorold Ontario Engaged In
the enlargement of the Welland Canal, 1841-1845, and then trans...
Odell William Franklin
(Wilmot era) Provincial secretary, New Brunswick, 8,
34, 57, 7...
Thomson Edward William 1849- Canadian Author And Journalist
La Loutre Louis Joseph De
Sent to Canada by the Society of Foreign
Missions at Paris, 17...
Ordre Du Bon Temps
(Samuel de Champlain era) Social club established at Port Royal...
Wolfe James 1727-1759 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Intrusted By William Pitt With Command
of expedition against Quebec, 65, 73; singular anecdote of, 65;...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's bill on, 163.
St Lawrence River
Rises at the source of the St. Louis River, west
end of Lake S...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, 115.
Discovered by Samuel Champlain, July, 1609. Here took
Hubert Jean Francois
Bishop of Quebec, 1788-1797. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era)
Established by Pacific Fur Company, 1811. Turned over to the
North West Company, 1813, and renamed Fort George. The scene of
Washington Irving's delightful narrative Astoria. The fort stood on
the banks of the Columbia River, near its mouth. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Acquired
by North West Company, 71, 149; in possession of United States after War
of 1812, 133-134; claimed by United States, 150; American flag raised
over, 150. =Bib.=: Franchere, Voyage to the North-West Coast of
America; Cox, Adventures on the Columbia River; Ross, Adventures of
First Settlers on Columbia River; Henry-Thompson Journals, ed. by
Coues; Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company; Bradbury, Travels in the Interior
of America in the Years 1809, 1810, and 1811.
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