Canadian History Dictionary Provencal
(Samuel de Champlain era) Uncle of Champlain, officer in Spanis...
Plan Du Cap Breton Dit Louisbourg Avec Ses Environs Pries Par
L'Amiralle Bockoune, le 26 Jullet, 1758. Dimensions, 72 x 19-1/...
Haldemans Of Pennsylvania
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Cousins of Sir Frederick Haldiman...
Abercromby Sir Ralph 1734-1801 Commanded A Brigade In Holland
under Duke of York, 1793, and wounded at Nimeguen. Afterwards a...
Verrazano Giovanni Du
Born near Florence, Italy, in 1470. Entered
French marine serv...
Eldest son of Antoine Daniel, of Dieppe, and brother of
Born at Bordeaux, Jan. 30, 1703; son of Louis-Amable
Maurelle Francisco Antonio
Sailed to the North-West Coast with
Quadra in 1775, and again ...
Discovered by Samuel Champlain, July, 1609. Here took
Morin Augustin Norbert 1803-1865 Born In St Michel Quebec
Educated at the Seminary of Quebec, and called to the bar of Lo...
(Lord Dorchester era) Of Montreal, his disaffection, 79; comman...
Capital of the province of Manitoba. Founded about 1862. In
College with university powers, established at
Toronto. Now af...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Brother of Sir Frederick Haldiman...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the Hundred Associates (Compan...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Name assumed by popular party in Lo...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Rescues French soldiers from floating ic...
Duval Jean Francois Joseph 1801-1881 Born In Quebec Studied Law
and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1823. Represented Quebec...
Wellington Arthur Wellesley Duke Of 1769-1852 Entered The Army In
1787, and after serving in the Netherlands went to India in 179...
Ryswick Treaty Of
Concluded in 1697; brought peace between Great
Britain and Fra...
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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