Canadian History Dictionary Fort Vincennes
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Wabash River, 22.
Lacoste Louis 1798-1878 Born At Boucherville Quebec Educated At
St. Sulpice College, Montreal, and called to the bar of Lower C...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Settler from Normandy, 252.
Academy Of Arts
See Royal Canadian Academy of Arts.
Pope Joseph 1854- Eldest Son Of William Henry Pope Qv
Private secretary to Sir John A. Macdonald, 1882-1891; under-se...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grand almoner of France, intendant, 1...
Bib : Hertslet Treaties And Conventions
The first submarine cables in America were those laid between
Wrangell Ferdinand Petrovitch Baron Von 1796-1870 Born In
Pleskau, Esthonia. Educated in the school for cadets in St. Pet...
Index : George Brown Era On The Double Shuffle 107-108 Sir John A Macdonald Era On Macdonald's Early
life, prints Campbell's letter, 31; his pen picture of Macdonal...
(General Brock era) Remained faithful to British rule, 47. (Lor...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Recommends union of British North Amer...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Aguesseau Henri-francois 1668-1751 Studied Law Appointed Third
barrister of the Parliament of Paris, 1690; and attorney-genera...
Otis Charles Pomeroy
(Samuel de Champlain era) Translator of Champlain's Voyages, 27...
(Tilley era) Proposes construction of European and North Americ...
Anglin Timothy Warren 1822-1886 Born In Ireland Came To St John
New Brunswick, 1849. Established Weekly Freeman that year. Elec...
Work Or Wark John 1792-1861 Born In Ireland Entered Service Of
Hudson's Bay Company, 1814; employed east of the mountains unti...
(Lord Dorchester era) With crews of two war vessels assists in
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Merritt Hon W H
Campbell Robert 1808-1894 Entered Service Of Hudson's Bay Company
1832, and sent to the Mackenzie River district, 1834. For the next
eighteen years, engaged in exploring the upper waters of the Liard and
Yukon Rivers, and establishing the fur trade in this region. In 1852
made a remarkable journey on snow-shoes, from Fort Simpson to Crow-wing,
Minnesota, about three thousand miles. Made a chief factor, 1867, and
retired from the service of the Company, 1871. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Builds Fort
Dease, 1838, 123-124; ordered to Mackenzie River department, 1834, 124;
crosses to Pacific by Stikine, 124; Fort Dease burned, 124; ascends
Liard River to Lake Francis, crosses to Lake Finlayson, and reaches
Pelly River, 124; builds post on Lake Francis, and at Pelly Banks, 124;
descends Pelly to junction with Lewes, 124; builds Fort Selkirk at mouth
of Lewes, 124; descends Yukon to mouth of Porcupine, and returns to Fort
Simpson by Porcupine and Mackenzie, 125. (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Ascends Liard River and
discovers the Upper Yukon, 111; a Perthshire Highlander, 228; discoverer
of Upper Yukon, 228. =Bib.=: Discovery and Exploration of the Youcon
River. For biog., see Bryce, Sketch of the Life and Discoveries of
Robert Campbell and Hudson's Bay Company; Laut, Conquest of the
Great North-West; Burpee, Search for the Western Sea.
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