Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Bourinot Constitutional History Of Canada Shortt And
Doughty, Constitutional Documents of Canada; Egerton and Grant,...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent with seventy men to attack Arnold in...
New Brunswick Land Company
(Wilmot era) Involved in crown lands dispute, 26,
Detroit And Erie
Fort de Detroit et ses Environs, 1768. MS. Plan of a
Louis Xvi King Of France 1754-1793 Succeeded To The Throne In
1774. =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) Public mourning ordered...
One of the provisional districts formed out of the
Founded by Champlain (q.v.), in 1608. Seventy-three
St John's River
(Bishop Laval era) Recollet mission on, 111.
Ashburton Alexander Baring Baron 1774-1848 Entered Parliament In
1806. Opposed measures against American commerce. President of ...
(Lord Elgin era) Provided for by law in 1874, existed some
See Big Mouth.
A tribe of the widespread Algonquian family,
occupying the upp...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, afterwards c...
Bib : Speeches And Letters O'connor Life Of Beaconsfield
Monypenny, The Life of Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield;...
(Samuel de Champlain era) A settler from La Ferte Vidame, in Th...
Fort De Chartres
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On the Mississippi, 22.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Name given to floating battery, 87, 104....
Simpson John 1807-1878 Born In Helmsley Yorkshire England
Elected to the Legislative Assembly of Upper Canada, 1858, for ...
Traill Catherine Parr 1802-1899 Born In England Daughter Of
Thomas Strickland of Reydon Hall, Suffolk, and sister of Agnes
(General Brock era) British sloop, her boats capture United Sta...
Dawson Sir John William 1820-1899 Born At Pictou Nova Scotia
Educated at Edinburgh University. Accompanied Sir Charles Lyell on his
geological explorations in Nova Scotia. Appointed superintendent of
education for Nova Scotia, 1850. Principal of McGill University,
1855-1893, and mainly instrumental in building up the institution from a
small college to one of the first rank. Elected F. G. S., 1854, and F.
R. S., 1862; knighted, 1884. First president of Royal Society of Canada.
Author of many works on geology and palaeontology. =Index=: (Tilley era)
Commissioner to investigate King's College, 48. =Bib.=: Works: Acadian
Geology; Story of the Earth and Man; Science and the Bible; Dawn
of Life; Origin of the World; Fossil Men; Change of Life in
Geological Times; Chain of Life; Egypt and Syria. For biog., see
Dict. Nat. Biog.; Dent, Can. Por.; Taylor, Brit. Am.; Morgan,
Can. Men; Cyc. Am. Biog.; Dawson, Fifty Years' Work in Canada.
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