Canadian History Dictionary Langlade
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Pont-grave Francois Grave Sieur Du Pont
A merchant of St. Malo;
sailed for Tadoussac with Chauvin, 160...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Of Bearn regiment, 209; in battle of Ste...
Small John E
(John Graves Simcoe era) Clerk of Executive Council, 178; his d...
Chaussegros De Lery Gaspard 1682-1756 Sent To Canada In 1716 To
superintend the fortifications of Quebec, Montreal, and other p...
In Gulf of St. Lawrence. Uncertain who first
discovered the gr...
(Lord Sydenham era) Permanent provision for, considered necessa...
Bib : Dent Can Por Hannay History Of New Brunswick
Parliamentary Companion, 1885.
(Lord Elgin era) History of, in Canada, 99; vigorous policy of ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Huguenot, violent conduct of, towards...
Cauchon Joseph Edouard 1816-1885 Educated At The Seminaire De
Quebec; studied law and called to the bar, but turned immediate...
(Count Frontenac era) Commands war party from Quebec, 236; capt...
Handy Henry S
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Commander of "patriot" army, 427; ...
Capital of New Brunswick. Situated on the west bank of
Company Of Rouen And St Malo Champlain's Company
the instance of Champlain, in 1614. The shares ...
(General Brock era) 26th Regiment, stationed at Fort Niagara, 5...
A river of the state of Maine, rising in Moosehead
(Bishop Laval era) Practised in colony in early days, 122.
Quentin Father Claude
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, visits Miscou, 234.
Said to have been named by La Salle's men, in derision of his
Area 372,630 square miles. Vancouver Island became a
crown colony in 1849; ten years later the mainland was organized as a
separate colony; in 1866 island and mainland became one; and in 1871 the
colony became a province of the Dominion of Canada. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Organic
existence since 1859, or including Vancouver Island, since 1849, 1;
origin of name, 57; gold-fields, 22; created separate colony, 1858, 229;
early government of, 231-235; revenue, 232; roads, etc., 232, 237-238,
249-253; relations with the Hudson's Bay Company, 233; character of
early population, 241-243; formal establishment of colony at Fort
Langley, 1858, 245-246; Hill's Bar affair, 248-249; plans for
transcontinental road, 253-254; population in 1859, 256; agriculture,
256-257; financial problems, 258-262; dissatisfaction with dual
governorship, 289; popular grievances, 290-291; views of Douglas,
291-293; Legislative Council, 294-297; union of British Columbia and
Vancouver Island, 297-300, 308; British Columbia Legislature meets for
first time in Victoria, Dec. 17, 1867, 311; entry into Dominion,
311-316; terms of union, 313-315; first Legislative Assembly after the
union, 315; transcontinental railway, 317-328; population, 1900,328;
agriculture, 329-330; fisheries, 330-331; lumber, 332-333; minerals,
333-334; industrial problems, 335; oriental labour, 336-337; education,
338-340. (Sir John A Macdonald era) Opposition to entry into Confederation, 149; difficulties
removed, 149; terms of union, 149-150; union completed, July 20, 1871,
150; difficulties over building of Canadian Pacific Railway drive
province to verge of secession, 215, 233-234. =Bib.=: Begg, History of
British Columbia; Bancroft, History of British Columbia; Macdonald,
British Columbia and Vancouver's Island; Macfie, Vancouver Island and
British Columbia; Morice, The History of the Northern Interior of
British Columbia; Herring, Among the People of British Columbia;
Fitzgerald, The Hudson's Bay Company and Vancouver Island; Mayne,
Four Years in British Columbia; Baillie-Grohman, Sport and Life in
Western America and British Columbia; Metin, La Colombie Britannique;
Indians of British Columbia (R. S. C., 1888); Langevin, Report on
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