Canadian History Dictionary Pennsylvania Loyalists
(Lord Dorchester era) Commanded by Allen, 202.
An Algonquian tribe. The name means "Little prairie
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Plans attack on Windsor, 446; land...
May Sir Thomas Erskine
(Wilmot era) Of Halifax, establishes first Madras school in St....
Lymburner Adam 1746-1836 Born In Kilmarnock Scotland Came To
Canada about 1776, and settled at Quebec, where he succeeded to...
(Lord Dorchester era) Citizen of Quebec, assists Americans, 120...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Offered, but declines, charge of educatio...
Macdonald John Sandfield 1812-1872 Born In St Raphaels
Glengarry. In 1840 called to the bar, and practised in Cornwall...
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their villages
stood in t...
Halliburton Sir Brenton 1773-1860 Joseph Howe Era Chief-justice Of Nova
Scotia, presides at trial of Joseph Howe for libel, 24; contest...
Index : General Brock Era Speaker Of Lower Canada Assembly His Commission As
lieutenant-colonel of militia cancelled by Governor Craig, 105;...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Vessel in which Haldimand embarke...
Smith Goldwin 1823-1910 Born In Reading England Educated At Eton
and Oxford; elected a fellow of University College, London, 184...
(Bishop Laval era) Cause of difficulty between the court of Fra...
(Wilmot era) Sent to frontier with troops in 1839, 135.
(Lord Elgin era) Solicitor-general, last in Hincks-Morin govern...
Mascarene Paul 1684-1760 Born In Castras In The South Of France
Educated at Geneva, and afterwards went to England; naturalized...
Bib : His Works Ed By Henry A Washington Were Published By Order
of Congress, in 9 vols., 1853. See also Randolph, Memoirs,
Bernieres Jean De
(Bishop Laval era) His "Hermitage," 24, 25.
(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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