Canadian History Dictionary Quebec Library
Founded at Quebec in 1779. The first public library in
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Drafted by Morin--embodied the grie...
(Tilley era) British Member of Parliament, and capitalist, his ...
Founded in London, 1824, by John Gait, as a colonizing
Bienville Jean Baptiste Le Moyne Sieur De 1680-1768 Son Of
Charles Le Moyne, and brother of Iberville. Accompanied Ibervil...
The first census in Canada seems to have been taken in 1640,
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At Sillery, directs artillery fire on en...
De Grey And Ripon
Quebec Hotel Dieu
(Count Frontenac era) Origin of, 28. (Bishop Laval era) Laval l...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Storming of rebel camps at, 242. See...
Read David Breakenridge 1823- Born In Augusta Ontario Educated
at Upper Canada College; studied law and called to the bar of U...
Tupper Charles 1794-1881 Born In Cornwallis Nova Scotia At The
age of twenty-one entered the ministry of the Baptist Church. H...
Clarendon George William Frederick Villiers Fourth Earl Of
(1800-1870). Ambassador at Madrid, 1833-1839; lord privy seal,
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
Lisgar John Young Baron 1807-1876 Born At Bombay Entered
Parliament in 1831; became lord of treasury in 1841, and secret...
On the St. Lawrence River. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Improv...
Jacques Cartier River
A tributary of the St. Lawrence, north shore,
above Quebec. =I...
Bernard Hewitt 1825-1893 Entered The Canadian Public Service
1858; deputy-minister of justice, 1867; resigned, 1876. In 1872...
Marshall John George 1786-1880 Born In Nova Scotia Educated At
Halifax, and called to the bar, 1808. Represented Sydney in the...
Bib : Dent Last Forty Years
Doutre Joseph 1825-1886 Born In Beauharnois Quebec Called To The
bar, 1847. Early became a leader of the Liberal party. One of the
founders of Le Pays, besides contributing to other newspapers. As a
result of one of his articles, fought a duel with Georges E. Cartier,
but without serious consequences. Joined the Institut Canadien at
Montreal, and became the president, 1852. Took a leading part in
opposition to the Roman Catholic Church in the "Joseph Guibord Case."
Counsel for the Dominion government before the Halifax Fisheries
Commission. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Liberal leader in Quebec, 25; protests against
Dorion entering Cartier's administration, 106-107. =Bib.=: Works: Les
Fiances de 1812; Le Frere et la Soeur; Les Sauvages du Canada; The
Constitution of Canada. For biog., see Willison, Sir Wilfrid Laurier
and the Liberal Party.
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