Canadian History Dictionary Adams
(General Brock era) United States brig on Lake Erie, 178; surre...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Construction Of Stimulated By Provincial Guarantee 1849
Pontchartrain Louis Phelypeaux Comte De 1643-1727 Chancellor Of
France. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Minister of marine, 72.
(General Brock era) Flag of Fort Niagara transferred to, 56; it...
Born in the parish of Symington, on the banks of
the Clyde, Sc...
Also known as Portage La Loche. Named after the methye
(Bishop Laval era) Many of colonists natives of, 116.
Newspaper, published at St. John. =Index=: (Tilley era) Brings
Brought up as a draper; drifted to the West Indies,
where he h...
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Lord Falkland's Council, 69; declar...
Germans And Dutch
(Lord Dorchester era) Large admixture of, among United Empire
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk in De Caen's company, 138.
Drummond Sir Gordon 1771-1854 Son Of Colin Drummond At One Time
deputy paymaster-general of the forces in Canada. Born at Quebe...
Robinson F P
(Wilmot era) Auditor of king's casual revenue, 34; resigns, 72....
Quebec Siege Of 1760
After the battle of Ste. Foy, April 20, 1760,
(Sir James Douglas era) Origin of the dispute, 26; history of, ...
A New England skipper, sent out in 1668 by Prince
Rupert and h...
Jacob Dr Of Salisbury Lord Sydenham Era Maternal Grandfather Of Sydenham 4
Fort Kamloops Fort Thompson Sir James Douglas Era Hudson's Bay Company Post Built
in 1813, 98.
Hampton Sir John Somerset Pakington First Baron 1799-1880 Sat For
Droitwich in British Parliament, 1837-1874; secretary for war a...
Founded at Toronto, June 20, 1849, by Sandford
Fleming, and Kivas Tully, with several other surveyors, civil
engineers, and architects practising in and about Toronto. A royal
charter was granted Nov. 4, 1851, in which the objects of the society
are declared to be "the encouragement and general advancement of the
physical sciences, the arts and the manufactures," etc. Among the early
presidents were Sir W. E. Logan, Sir Henry Lefroy, Sir John Beverley
Robinson, George W. Allan, W. H. Draper, Sir Daniel Wilson, and Sir
Oliver Mowat. The publications of the Institute began with the Canadian
Journal, 1852, and have been continued, as Proceedings, Transactions,
etc., to the present time. =Bib.=: The Canadian Journal, 1852-1878;
Proceedings, 1879-1890; Transactions, 1890- . A semi-centennial
memorial volume, published 1899, contains Early Days of the Canadian
Institute by Sir Sandford Fleming.
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