Canadian History Dictionary Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Eragovernor-general Of Canada 27 His Prejudice Against
French-Canadians, 28; suppresses Le Canadien, and sends its
Elgin And His Time
Minutes of Executive Council, Correspondence,
For some years a member of the Assembly of Lower
North American Colonial Association
(Lord Sydenham era) On appointment of Poulett
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of the Plains, 257.
Johnson Guy 1740-1788 Deputy To Sir William Johnson As
superintendent of Indian affairs, and succeeded latter in offic...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Meets Champlain on his return from th...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Captured by Major Carleton, 149.
Chapman Henry Samuel 1803-1881 Born In England Came To Canada
1823, and established at Montreal the Daily Advertiser, the fir...
Gugy Conrad Augustus
Educated at Cornwall under John Strachan.
Served for a time in...
Fleet British Before Quebec
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Placed under general command of
By John 1781-1836 Born In England Entered The Army In 1799 In
1802 came to Canada; returned to England in 1811; and served in...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Force gathered by, and Ligneris, dispers...
(Lord Dorchester era) Murder of, 152.
Henry Patrick 1736-1799 American Statesman Index : Lord Dorchester Era His
rhetorical exaggerations, 197. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Attacks Mackenzie in Upper Canada ...
Wakefield Edward Gibbon 1796-1862 Born In London England
Educated at Westminster and at Edinburgh. One of the founders o...
Fort Walla Walla
Hudson's Bay Company post, on Columbia River.
Peace River Pass
The gorge cut by the Peace River through the Rocky
Bonnycastle Sir Richard Henry 1791-1848 Born In England Served In
Canada in 1812, and engaged in the capture of Fort Castine. Dur...
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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