Canadian History Dictionary Party Government
(George Brown Era) Origin of the double ministries, 81. (Lord S...
Royal Highland Emigrants
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Regiment raised in Canada, 111, 1...
City of Ontario, on Burlington Bay, west end of Lake
(Sir James Douglas era) Built by Hudson's Bay Company, on Taku ...
Lawrence Joseph W
(Tilley era) Supports Tilley in 1850, 10.
(Tilley era) Runs against Tilley in St. John, New Brunswick, an...
Gore Sir Charles S
Born in Scotland, 1793; the third son of the
second Earl of Ar...
A confederation of tribes, at first five, the Cayuga,
Probably a native of Genoa. Became a citizen of Venice,
Rises in the Rocky Mountains, at the headwaters of Bow
Draper William Henry 1801-1877 Born In London England In His
youth ran away to sea and served on an East Indiaman. Came to C...
(General Brock era) Newspaper founded in 1806, appealed to race...
Mcleod Archibald Norman
Entered the service of the North West
Company some time before...
(General Brock era) Issued by Napoleon in 1808, 110; disastrous...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
(General Brock era) Government vessel, foundering of, in Lake O...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Exploits of the Alabama, 98; inflict...
Fuller Thomas Brock 1810-1884 Born In Kingston Educated At The
Grammar Schools at Hamilton and York and at Chambly Theological...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Little observed in Simcoe's time, so f...
Young John 1811-1878 Born At Ayr Scotland Came To Canada 1826
In 1837 raised a regiment of volunteers and served during the R...
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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