Canadian History Dictionary Lower Canada
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Crisis approaching in, 287; Imperi...
(Count Frontenac era) Sent to Michilimackinac, 310. (Wolfe / Mo...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 257, 258.
Cape St Vincent
(General Brock era) British naval victory of, 10.
Bib : Dent Upper Canadian Rebellion
(Samuel de Champlain era) Merchant, assists in taking Fort St. ...
(Sir James Douglas era) First steamship on the Pacific, 1835, 4...
Russian-american Fur Company
Chartered in 1799, with a monopoly of
the fur trade of Russian...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Secretary Of State For Foreign Affairs 332 His Speech At
unveiling of bust of Macdonald in St. Paul's Cathedral, 332-333...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Ravages of, among colonists, 22; call...
Burr Aaron 1756-1836 Born In New Jersey In 1775 Served In The
Revolutionary army, and accompanied Arnold on his expedition to...
Bliss Daniel 1740-1806 Born In Concord Mass Educated At Harvard
University, Cambridge, graduating in 1774. In 1778 proscribed a...
A tribe of the Iroquois family, dwelling chiefly in
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era At Farewell Banquet To La Fontaine 1851 354
Auckland George Eden Earl Of 1784-4849 Index : Lord Sydenham Era President Of
board of trade, when Poulett Thomson was vice-president, 26.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Forbidden by Wolfe except in case of Ind...
Index : George Brown Era Comments On George Brown's Letter To Senator Simpson
249-250; had been supported by Globe in election contests, 250;...
(George Brown Era) Ended by repeal of corn laws, 31; protests
(Count Frontenac era) Recollet, on bad examples shown by
(John Graves Simcoe era) Skirmish at, 24.
Carver Jonathan 1732-1780 Born At Stillwater New York Joined The
company of rangers raised by John Burk of Northfield, 1756-1757. After
the treaty of Paris, 1763, conceived the idea of exploring the Western
territory acquired by England. Between 1766 and 1768, travelled from
Michilimackinac to the Mississippi, ascended the Minnesota River, and
returned by way of Grand Portage, Lake Superior. Went to England, 1769,
to secure government support for his plans of Western exploration, but
failed. Died there, Jan. 31, 1780. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) His River of Oregon, 19;
reference to Oregon, 56-57. =Bib.=: Travels through the Interior Parts
of North America, in the Years 1766, 1767, and 1768. The best edition
is the third, published at London, 1781. For a bib. of the various
editions, and translations, see Lee, Bibliography of Carver's
Travels (Wisconsin State Hist. Soc. Proc., 1909). See also Durrie,
Jonathan Carver and "Carver's Grant" (Wisconsin Hist. Soc. Coll.,
vol. 6); Gregory, Jonathan Carver: His Travels in the North-West
(Parkman Club Pub., No. 5); Bourne, Travels of Jonathan Carver in
Amer. Hist. Review, 1906; Parkman, Conspiracy of Pontiac.
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