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Capital of British Columbia, and formerly capital of the
(Lord Dorchester era) His survey of route through Maine, 106.
Livius Peter 1727?-1795 Resided At Portsmouth New Hampshire A
member of the Council under the royal government; quarrelled wi...
Index : Wilmot Era Presents Address To Sir Charles Metcalfe 74-75 Grammar
schools in, 85. (Tilley era) Young Men's Debating Society, 7; p...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, landed at Grand Cibou, 200; w...
Bib : Hannay History Of New Brunswick
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Take refuge in General Hospital, and ren...
(George Brown Era) Roads in Upper Canada in 1834, 54; improveme...
(General Brock era) Father of Sir Isaac Brock, 6.
Projected as a result of the War of 1812. A commission
Hind Henry Youle
Born in Nottingham, England, 1823. Travelled in
Mexico, 1846. ...
(Wilmot era) Of Halifax, establishes first Madras school in St....
Fuller Thomas Brock 1810-1884 Born In Kingston Educated At The
Grammar Schools at Hamilton and York and at Chambly Theological...
Also known as Portage La Loche. Named after the methye
Mair Charles 1840- Born In Lanark Ontario Educated At Queen's
University, Kingston. Paymaster for the Dominion government at ...
Taschereau Elzear Alexandre 1820-1898 Born At Ste Marie De La
Beauce, Quebec. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec; subsequentl...
Masse Enemond 1574-1646 Born In France Entered The Society Of
Jesus, 1596. In 1611 went to Port Royal (Annapolis); and later ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on eas...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At Sillery, directs artillery fire on en...
La Corne Pierre
Accompanied Joncaire on an embassy to the Indians of
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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