Canadian History Dictionary Gorham John
A native of Massachusetts. Stationed at Annapolis in
Dunn Oscar 1844-1885 Journalist Index : Sir Georges E Cartier Era His Statements As To
Cartier's quarrel with Macdonald over terms of British North Am...
Drummond Lewis Thomas 1813-1882 Born In Londonderry Ireland Came
to Canada with his mother, 1825. Educated at Nicolet College; s...
Rottenburg Baroness De
(General Brock era) Her great charm, 134, 137.
One of the provisional districts carved out of the
Prevost Major Augustin
Son of preceding. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Intere...
See Redistribution Bill.
Laas Captain De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 263.
(Lord Dorchester era) Commanded by Colonel Simcoe, 202. (John G...
Mount-stephen George Stephen First Baron 1829- Born In Dufftown
Banffshire, Scotland. In 1850 came to Canada; built up a succes...
Christian Doctrine Brothers Of The
(Bishop Laval era) Arrival of, in Canada, 125.
On Hudson Bay, captured by Troyes, 206.
Mill John Stuart 1806-1873 English Philosopher Index : Lord Sydenham Era
Sydenham's acquaintance with, 13. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
See Prince of Wales Fort.
Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Discovered By Samuel Hearne 3 31 Leroux Builds Post On
18; Mackenzie on, 35, 36, 48, 49; forts on, 54-55. =Bib.=: Hear...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189.
Beaupre Seigniory Of
(Bishop Laval era) Acquired for Seminary of Quebec, 58;
Commanded Spanish expedition to North-West Coast, 1775.
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel seized by the English, ...
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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