Canadian History Dictionary Meredith Sir William Ralph 1840- Born In The County Of Middlesex
Ontario. Educated at the London District Grammar School, and at...
Carling Sir John 1828- Represented Town Of London In Legislative
Assembly, 1857-1867; and continued to sit for the same constitu...
(Count Frontenac era) Local representatives without votes, prov...
On McLeod Lake, British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas e...
Rae John 1813-1893 Served As A Surgeon In The Hudson's Bay
Company. In 1846-1847 made two exploring expeditions. Accompani...
Irving Paulus Aemilius 1714-1796 Served Under Wolfe At Quebec
administered government of Canada, 1765; appointed lieutenant-g...
Belleau Sir Narcisse 1808-1894 Born In The City Of Quebec And
educated there. In 1852 a member of the Legislative Council, an...
Bib : Works: Dreamland And Other Poems Tecumseh: A Drama For
biog., see Morgan, Can. Men; MacMurchy, Canadian Literature.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Kirke's vessel before Quebec, 188, 19...
(Lord Sydenham era) Poulett Thomson's speech on, 17. (Lord Elgi...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Associated with Pangman and...
Rogers Robert 1727-1800 Born At Dunbarton New Hampshire In The
War of 1755-1760 with the French, commanded Rogers's Rangers an...
Minto Gilbert John Murray Kynynmond Elliot Earl 1847- Educated
at Eton and Cambridge, and entered the army, 1867. Served with ...
(Lord Sydenham era) Conducts funeral service of Lord Sydenham,
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Held in London, 1887. Canada was represented by
Sir Alexander ...
Madison James 1751-1836 Fourth President Of The United States
Coureurs De Bois
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Described, 17, 18; furnished recruits to...
Clark Sir William Mortimer 1836- Born In Aberdeen Scotland
Educated at Marischal College, Aberdeen; studied law at the Uni...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, landed at Grand Cibou, 200; w...
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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