Canadian History Dictionary Shelburne
A town on the south-west coast of the province of Nova
Fort St James
On Stuart Lake, northern British Columbia. =Index=:
Fort St Pierre
(Samuel de Champlain era) Founded by Nicolas Denys, in Cape Bre...
British North America Act
The constitution of the Dominion; the Act
by which the scatter...
(George Brown Era) On agricultural possibilities of North-West
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
Bib : Morgan Cel Can Lucas Canadian War Of 1812
(George Brown Era) Lord Stanley introduces measure giving prefe...
Gray Robert 1755-1806 American Captain And Explorer Index : Sir James Douglas Era
Voyage to North-West Coast in 1787, 23; at Nootka, 1788-1789, 2...
In Northern British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) ...
Bib : Bourinot Parliamentary Procedure And Government And Manual
of the Constitutional History of Canada; Houston, Canadian
Entered the army, and obtained a captaincy in the
42nd or 1st ...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Called to the Council, 72; expelled...
Extradition With United States
(Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham takes part in
negotiations for, 3...
Jolliet Louis 1645-1700 Born At Quebec Son Of A Wagon-maker In
the employ of the Company of New France. Educated by the Jesuit...
(Tilley era) Recruits Fenian army in New York, 105; his force
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, drowned, 200.
Back Sir George 1796-1878 Entered The Navy As Midshipman In 1808
accompanied Franklin on his Arctic expeditions of 1818, 1819-1822, and
1824-1827. Promoted lieutenant, 1822, and commander, 1827. In 1833-1835,
led an expedition through what is now northern Canada, to the shores of
the Arctic, to ascertain the fate of Captain Ross. The expedition
resulted in the exploration of Great Fish River, which was renamed Back
River in honour of the explorer. In 1836 explored the Arctic coast,
between Regent Inlet and Cape Turnagain. Twice granted the gold medal of
the Royal Geographical Society; knighted, 1839; promoted admiral, 1857.
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