Canadian History Dictionary Needham William H
(Tilley era) Elected for St. John, 10, 18; character, 12,
Index : Sir James Douglas Era At Clatsop 44 On The Columbia 59 Their Overland
expedition, 60, 64, 66; mouth of the Columbia the objective, 66...
(Bishop Laval era) Name given by Sulpicians to Montreal, 85; in...
Carter Sir James 1805-1878 Born In England Educated At Cambridge
called to the bar, 1832. In 1834 a puisne judge of the Supreme ...
The period of responsible government in Canada
dates from the ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189; in battle of Ste....
Index : Tilley Era Elected Speaker Of New Brunswick Assembly 30 Bib :
Hannay, History of New Brunswick.
(Sir James Douglas era) First sea-going vessel on Fraser River,...
St Lawrence Channel
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cartier favours deepening of, 45.
Accompanied Eliza on his voyage to the North-West
Coast in 179...
La Valtrie Seraphin Marganne Sieur De 1643-1693 A Native Of St
Benoit de Paris. Obtained a lieutenancy in the Lignieres Regime...
Le Canada Faict Par Le Sr De Champlain Ou Sont La Nouvelle France
La Nouvelle Angleterre, La Nouvelle Hollande, La Nouvelle Suede...
An Indian town, which stood near the mouth of the St.
Barron Commodore 1769-1851 Born In Virginia In Command Of The
Chesapeake, on board which were some British deserters, 1807. O...
(Sir James Douglas era) Extent of district, 56-57; origin of na...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Brigadier Under Wolfe Character Of 74 Occupies Village
of Beaumont, 100; commands British left in battle of Montmorenc...
Born in England, 1758. Accompanied Captain Cook on
his last vo...
(Lord Dorchester era) Brings news of Arnold's attack on St. Joh...
Raudot Jacques 1647-1728 Councillor To The Parliament Of Metz In
1674; and to the Cour des Aides at Paris, 1678. Came to Canada ...
Bienville Jean Baptiste Le Moyne Sieur De 1680-1768 Son Of
Charles Le Moyne, and brother of Iberville. Accompanied Ibervil...
The region of northern Canada, lying between the
Mackenzie River and Hudson Bay, and from the northern timber-line to
the Arctic. First visited by Samuel Hearne in 1770-1772. Late explorers
who traversed portions of the country are Franklin, in 1821; Back, in
1833; Dease and Simpson, in 1839; Richardson in 1848; and Anderson in
1855. Within more recent years, Warburton Pike, J. B. Tyrrell, J. W.
Tyrrell, D. T. Hanbury and Caspar Whitney have explored parts of the
Barren Grounds. =Bib.=: Hearne, Journey to the Northern Ocean;
Franklin, Narrative; Back, Arctic Land Expedition; Simpson, North
Coasts of America; Richardson, Arctic Searching Expedition; Anderson,
Descent of Great Fish River, in Royal Geog. Soc. Journal, 1856 and
1857; Pike, Barren Grounds; Tyrrell, Across the Sub-Arctics;
Hanbury, Northland of Canada; Whitney, On Snowshoes to the Barren
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