Canadian History Dictionary King's College New Brunswick
(Wilmot era) Charter granted by George IV,
1828, 49; endowed b...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commands force at Chambly, 93.
On the Richelieu River. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Fort erecte...
Vitre Jean Denis De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Pilot, taken prisoner, guides Durell's
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Principle of, 17; Parkman on, 19.
Lancaster Joseph 1778-1838 Founded The Lancasterian System Of
education. In 1798 began teaching poor children on the Madras s...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Surgeon, with the expedition at Port ...
An American vessel, which brought out the Astorians from New
(Count Frontenac era) Burdensome restrictions on, 38, 154. (Sam...
Cremazie Octave 1827-1879 His Life A Peculiarly Sad One Having
made a failure of his business as a bookseller in Quebec, went ...
Index : Joseph Howe Era Establishes Steamship Line Between Halifax And Great
Britain, 234; makes New York western terminal of his line, 234....
Menneval Robineau De
Governor of Acadia in 1689, with headquarters
at Port Royal. I...
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure Act, 187...
(Lord Sydenham era) Establishment of in Lower Canada, 255.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Battle at, 22.
Troop J C
(Joseph Howe era) Delegate of Nova Scotia Anti-Confederate part...
City and seaport of New Brunswick, situated at the mouth of
Fort De Chartres
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On the Mississippi, 22.
Harvey Sir John 1778-1852 Entered The British Army And Saw Active
service in Holland, France, at the Cape of Good Hope, Ceylon, I...
Gomara Lopez De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Suggests a canal through Isthmus of P...
Cook Captain James 1728-1779 Served In Canada During Siege Of
Quebec, 1759. Discovered New Zealand, 1769, and New South Wales, 1770.
In his famous voyage of 1776-1778, explored the north-west coast of
America. Returning the following year, murdered by the natives of
Owhyhee or Hawaii, in the Sandwich Islands. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) At Nootka, 14;
motive of his voyage to North-West Coast, 17; his skill, courage, and
endurance, 19; search for North-West passage, 19; his voyage of 1778,
20; refits his ship at Nootka, 20; names the Sound, 20; denies existence
of Fonte's and De Fuca's channels, 21; discovers and names Prince
William's Sound and Cook's Inlet, 21; visits Unalaska, 21; sails through
and names Bering Strait, 21; reaches the Arctic, 21; killed by natives,
at Sandwich Islands, Feb. 14, 1779, 21; his narrative published, 1784,
21. =Bib.=: Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. For biog., see Besant,
Captain Cook; Laut, Vikings of the Pacific; Dict. Nat. Biog.
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