Canadian History Dictionary Pitt William 1759-1806 Son Of William Pitt Earl Of Chatham Born
at Hayes, England. Educated at Pembroke Hall, Cambridge. Entere...
Wrangell Ferdinand Petrovitch Baron Von 1796-1870 Born In
Pleskau, Esthonia. Educated in the school for cadets in St. Pet...
Frechette Louis 1839-1908 Practised Law And Then Journalism
Represented Levis in the House of Commons, 1874-1878. Chiefly k...
Secret Societies Bill
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Prepared and introduced by...
Hearne Samuel 1745-1792 Came To Fort Prince Of Wales On The
Hudson's Bay Company's ship Prince Rupert. Under instructions f...
Wellington Arthur Wellesley Duke Of 1769-1852 Entered The Army In
1787, and after serving in the Netherlands went to India in 179...
Fraser John James
(Tilley era) Opposition candidate in York County, 86;
Bib : Begg History Of The North-west
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Brigadier Under Wolfe Character Of 74 Occupies Village
of Beaumont, 100; commands British left in battle of Montmorenc...
Holmes Charles 1711-1761 Third In Command Under Sir Charles
Saunders (q.v.) before Quebec, 1759; commander-in-chief in West...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Rebel captain, killed by Rangers, 32.
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index.=: (George Brown Era) Th...
Berthier Alexandre 1638-1709 Born In France Came To Canada In
1665; and in 1666 commandant at Fort St. Jean, and led expediti...
Blair Adam Johnston Fergusson 1815-1867 Member Of The Legislative
Assembly of Canada, 1848-1857; appointed to the Legislative Cou...
Bib : Campbell History Of Nova Scotia Historical Documents
relating to the Province of Nova Scotia, ed. by Akins.
Sutherland Thomas J
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Plans occupation of Navy Island, 4...
Bryce James 1838- Born In Belfast Educated At The Universities
of Glasgow and Cambridge. Entered Parliament in 1880. In 1886
Henry Alexander The Younger
Nephew of preceding. Entered service of
North West Company abo...
Bib : Works: Journey From Oxford To Skibbereen Letters From High
Latitudes; Inquiry into State of Ireland; Irish Emigration;
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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