Canadian History Dictionary Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
Daoust J B
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) One of the Liberal leaders in Lowe...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
(General Brock era) Opposite Fort Erie, fortified, 197.
Mcevoy J M
(John Graves Simcoe era) His pamphlet on The Ontario Township q...
Bib : Voyage A La Nouvelle-france Du Capitaine Charles Daniel For
biog., see Biggar, Early Trading Companies of New France; Parkm...
(Lord Dorchester era) Attorney-general, his account of state of...
Prevost Augustin 1725?-1786 Father Of Sir George Prevost Entered
the army; served under Wolfe at Quebec, 1759; became lieutenant...
Rises in La Loche Lake, lat. 56 deg. 10' N., long. 109
Rises in northern British Columbia and flows into the
Vaudreuil Philippe De Rigaud Marquis De
Came to Canada, 1687, in
command of eight hundred troops, and,...
Harmon Daniel Williams
Born in Vermont. Entered service of North
West Company, 1800, ...
Duplessis-bochart Guillaume Guillemot
Sent to Canada, 1632, by the
Company of New France. Led a trad...
Kirby William 1817-1906 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England Came
to Canada, 1832, but educated at Cincinnati, Ohio. Settled at N...
Weldon John Wesley 1804-1885 For Many Years A Member Of The
Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and 1843-1851 Speaker of...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Shortt And Doughty Constitutional Documents
Abercromby James 1706-1781 Entered The Army And Obtained
commission as major, 1742; lieutenant-colonel, 1744; colonel, 1...
New York City
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand in command at, 1, 87, 9...
Amiens Treaty Of
Signed between Great Britain and France, March 25,
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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