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(Sir John A Macdonald era) University endowment in Upper Canada...
Paul V Pope 1552-1621 Camillo Borghese: Elected Pope 1605
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Enters J A Macdonald's Law Office As A Student 6 Forms
partnership with Macdonald, 10; his letter to Macdonald on the ...
(Bishop Laval era) Birthplace of Laval, 17.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Accompanies Mackenzie in his fligh...
Bib : Laut Conquest Of The Great North-west
(Bishop Laval era) Proposed appointment of, as bishop in Asia, ...
Bernard Hewitt 1825-1893 Entered The Canadian Public Service
1858; deputy-minister of justice, 1867; resigned, 1876. In 1872...
Durham John George Lambton Earl Of 1792-1840 Entered British
Parliament, 1814, for county of Durham, and won recognition as ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Becomes a first-class power, 6.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French frigate, loads stores at Sorel, 2...
Bib : Hodge Handbook Of North American Indians Parkman Pioneers
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Proposed by Butterworth in United St...
Caesar Sir Julius 1558-1636 Sat In Parliament 1589-1622
chancellor of the exchequer, 1606; master of the Rolls, 1614-16...
(Tilley era) Runs for St. John County as Anti-Confederate, 85; ...
Rises in La Loche Lake, lat. 56 deg. 10' N., long. 109
Cauchon Joseph Edouard 1816-1885 Educated At The Seminaire De
Quebec; studied law and called to the bar, but turned immediate...
Rises in northern Minnesota, its chief source being
On Kootenay River, built 1807. Otherwise known as
Bouquet Henry 1719-1765 Born In Switzerland Served In Holland
Sardinia, and with the Prince of Orange. Was Captain-commandant...
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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