Canadian History Dictionary Frobisher Benjamin
A partner of the North West Company. =Index=:
(Sir Frederick H...
(Tilley era) Candidate in St. John County, New Brunswick. 85,
Bourdon Jean 1602-1668 Born In Normandy Came To Canada 1634
Engaged for some years as a civil engineer and land surveyor; s...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on bra...
(Bishop Laval era) French vessel, 219. (Count Frontenac era) Fr...
Drew Andrew 1792-1878 Entered The Navy 1806 Took Part In Many Of
the most important engagements during the war with France, incl...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's father-in-law, secretary ...
Mountain George Jehoshaphat 1789-1863 Born In England Educated At
Cambridge; ordained deacon, 1812, and priest, 1816. In 1814-181...
Todd Alpheus 1821-1884 Born In London England Removed To Canada
in 1833. In 1836 appointed assistant librarian of the House of ...
Thornton Sir Edward
Born in London, England, 1817; son of Sir Edward
Travels Of Captain Peter Pond Of Milford From April 1773 To March
1790. Extracted from his own Map by Ezra Stiles, March 25, 1690...
See Ticonderoga. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Fort seized by
(Wilmot era) Appointed to Executive Council, New Brunswick,
Rises in northern Minnesota, its chief source being
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Abortive Attempt To Capture British Batteries At 133-135
Quebec bombarded from, 115, 116; sailors landed at daily, for m...
Hudson's Bay Company post. =Index=: (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simp...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His impression of Wolfe's conversation o...
Inglis Charles 1734-1816 Born In Ireland Emigrated To America
taught school in Pennsylvania for a time, and then took holy or...
(Bishop Laval era) Devoted servant of Bishop Laval, 251; detail...
Broughton William Robert 1762-1821 Born In England Entered The
navy, 1774, and served on the American station until 1778. In 1...
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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