Canadian History Dictionary Dalhousie College
Located at Halifax. Founded by George Ramsay, ninth
Earl of Da...
Back Sir George 1796-1878 Entered The Navy As Midshipman In 1808
accompanied Franklin on his Arctic expeditions of 1818, 1819-18...
Chief factor of the Hudson's Bay Company. =Index=:
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ship in which Wolfe sailed for Quebec, 7...
Bib : Kingsford History Of Canada Dent Upper Canadian Rebellion
and Last Forty Years; Read, Lives of the Judges.
Lancaster Joseph 1778-1838 Founded The Lancasterian System Of
education. In 1798 began teaching poor children on the Madras s...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Made President Of The Canadian Pacific Railway 1888 238
(General Brock era) Arrested, 127; discharged, 128. (Sir George...
Newspaper published at Brantford. Established, 1834. =Index=:
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Steamboat, goes over Niagara Falls...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, commanded by Chalmers, 202.
Temple Richard Temple Grenville Earl 1711-1779 Represented
Buckingham and Buckinghamshire in Parliament, 1734-1752; first ...
Constitutional Reform Society
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Organized in Upper Canada,...
(Lord Dorchester era) People of, anxious for canal communicatio...
Seely Alexander Mclaughlan 1812-1882 Born In St John New
Brunswick. Engaged in lumbering, shipbuilding, and in banking. ...
Aylwin Thomas Cushing 1806-1871 Born In Quebec City Studied Law
and called to the bar, 1828. First entered public life, 1841, a...
(Lord Sydenham era) Tenure of, in Canada, 175; Lord John Russel...
Prince Of Wales College
Located at Charlottetown, Prince Edward
Island. Founded, 1860,...
Name given to the French possessions in North America,
Loudon John Campbell Fourth Earl Of 1705-1782 General Index :
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Made commander-in-chief of British force...
(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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