Canadian History Dictionary Verreau Hospice-anthelme Jean Baptiste 1828-1901 Born At L'islet
Quebec. Educated at Quebec Seminary, and a teacher there in 184...
Represented Lord Selkirk's interests as governor
of the Red Ri...
Cameron Malcolm 1808-1876 Elected To Assembly Of Upper Canada For
Lanark, 1836. A persistent opponent of the Family Compact. Appo...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Oregon Boundary Question
(Sir James Douglas era) Settled in 1846, 27; occupation of the
French seaport, on the Atlantic, long a stronghold of the
(General Brock era) Grandfather of Sir Isaac Brock, 5.
Maizerets Louis Ange De
(Bishop Laval era) Comes to Canada, 41; director of the
Index : Lord Dorchester Era First Bishop Of Quebec 271 John Graves Simcoe Era Appointed Bishop Of
Quebec, 158; visits Upper Canada, 158; made legislative and exe...
Stoney Creek Battle Of
Took place on June 5, 1813, when the American
troops, under Ge...
Bonsecours Chapel Of
(Bishop Laval era) United to parish of Montreal, 176;
(George Brown Era) Origin of, 78-79; alliance with, of George B...
On Jemseg Creek, Queen's County, New Brunswick. =Index=: (Count...
Price David Edward 1826-1833 Born In Quebec Interested In
lumbering. Sat in the Assembly for Chicoutimi and Saguenay, 185...
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Brant Joseph 1742-1807 A Mohawk Indian Chief Whose Native Name
was Thayendanegea. Educated at an Indian school in Connecticut....
Edward Vii 1841-1910 Succeeded To Throne 1901 Index : Lord Elgin Era His
visit to Canada in 1860, 7. (Sir John A Macdonald era) Visits C...
(Lord Elgin era) Depression in Canada following Britain's adopt...
(Sir James Douglas era) Member of Victoria board of management,...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, 202.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) University endowment in Upper Canada, 28-30;
Macdonald's connection with separate school question, 82, 84; compulsory
education established, 116. (Wilmot era) State of, in New Brunswick, 83; Wilmot's
interest in, 83; grammar schools, 85-86; college of New Brunswick, 86;
Madras System, 86-87; lack of public interest in schools, 88-90;
Wilmot's views on education, 90-91. (Tilley era) Improvement in school system,
20; King's College, 20-22. (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Limited to a few, but excellent, 23. (Egerton Ryerson era)
In Upper Canada, 51-59; petitions, 54-55; Common School Bill, 1816,--its
provisions, 56-57; Board of Education, 58; provisions of amending Act,
1824, 58; the university question, 133-162; the common school system,
163-213; separate school question, 215-245; grammar or high schools,
247-268. (Lord Elgin era) Gradual improvements in common school system after 1841,
87-89; Mrs. Jamieson on the Upper Canadian schoolmaster, 87; Lord
Elgin's interest in educational problems, 88. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) System of common
schools provided for in government programme, 1841, 89; Act passed, 105;
previous legislation for higher education, 105-106; for elementary
schools, 106-107; terms of new Act of 1841, 107-108; school laws of
1843,189-190; Baldwin's University Act, 190; history of the university
movement in Upper Canada, 191-197; under second La Fontaine-Baldwin
ministry, 281, 286, 292, 338-339. (Lord Sydenham era) Demand that Clergy Reserves
should be applied to purposes of, 240-242. (John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's efforts in cause
of, 166. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) In the clerical colleges of Quebec, 3-5; Lord Elgin on, 5;
Cartier's work for, in Lower Canada, 114; in Quebec, 37-38. (Lord Dorchester era)
Committee on, appointed, 226; conflicting views on, 227-229. (Joseph Howe era) In Nova
Scotia,--Joseph Howe advocates compulsory education, 79; and an
undenominational provincial university, 82; again introduces his measure
for public schools, 115. (George Brown Era) George Brown's views on, 47, 59, 61, 62-64,
75, 121-123, 145; separate school question, 121-123, 144-145. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) In
the early days of British rule, 233-236. See Ryerson, Egerton;
Strachan, John; Simcoe, John Graves; Grammar Schools; Universities;
Public Schools; Libraries; Manitoba School Question; Separate Schools.
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