Canadian History Dictionary Reade Alfred
(Wilmot era) Appointed by Governor Colebrooke as provincial
See Dollard des Ormeaux.
Burpee Isaac 1825-1885 Born At Sheffield New Brunswick
Represented city of St. John in Dominion Parliament, 1872-1885;...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era President Of Westminster Conference In London 126
effect of his resignation on Confederation, 128; Macdonald's le...
(Sir James Douglas era) Tenacity of belief in its existence, 50...
Colonial Conference 1894
Opened at Ottawa, June 28, with Mackenzie
Bowell in the chair....
Served in the siege of Quebec. On July 29, 1759, in
Between Great Britain and the United States; negotiated
Grant Sir William 1752-1832 Commanded Volunteers At Siege Of
Quebec, 1775; attorney-general of Canada, 1776; chief-justice o...
Mantet Nicholas D'ailleboust Sieur De 1663-1709 In 1689 Defeated
the Iroquois at the Lake of the Two Mountains; and in 1690 led ...
Allouez Father Claude
Came to Quebec, 1657. Left for the West, 1665.
Laboured for tw...
Campbell Sir William 1758-1834 Born In Scotland Enlisted As A
private in a Highland regiment; came to America during the Revo...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's difficulties with set...
Hanington Daniel 1804-1889 Sat For Over Half A Century In One Or
other of the branches of the New Brunswick Legislature. Elected...
(General Brock era) Canadian Highland corps, 180.
Dorchester Guy Carleton First Baron 1724-1808 Lord Dorchester Era Birth And
parentage, 29; enters army, 29; lieutenant-colonel, 30; Wolfe's...
The first submarine cables in America were those laid between
On west coast of Vancouver Island. Discovered and named
(George Brown Era) On agricultural possibilities of North-West
Ile Aux Noix
Plan of Ile aux Noix, showing the present and proposed
A town on the North Saskatchewan, at the mouth of the
Battle River. In the Rebellion of 1885, it was threatened by
Poundmaker's warriors, and relieved by Otter's column. The battle of Cut
Knife Creek was fought about thirty-five miles from Battleford. See
also Riel Rebellion, 1885.
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