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Founded in Montreal in 1775 by the partners of the North
Robinson W B
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Brother of Sir J. B. Robin...
Abraham Plains Of
See Plains of Abraham.
Bib : Parkman Conspiracy Of Pontiac Smith Historical Account Of
Portland Railway Convention
(Wilmot era) Its object to secure a shorter route
to Europe, 1...
Company Of New France Compagnie Des Cent-associes
1627, by Cardinal Richelieu, on the advice of Isa...
(General Brock era) Arrested, 127; discharged, 128.
Established by Pacific Fur Company, 1811. Turned over to the
Prideaux John 1718-1759 Born In Devonshire England Entered The
army in 1739 as an ensign. In 1743 took part in the battle of D...
Inglis Charles 1734-1816 Born In Ireland Emigrated To America
taught school in Pennsylvania for a time, and then took holy or...
Abbott Joseph 1789-1863 Born And Educated In England Came To
Canada, 1818. Missionary of the Church of England. Wrote The Em...
(Sir James Douglas era) History of, 284-289.
Indian chief. (Sir James Douglas era) His relations with Meares...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Headmaster of Gore district Grammar Schoo...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Attacks Mackenzie in Upper Canada ...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Brings Selkirk settlers bac...
(Sir James Douglas era) Difficulties aroused by episode, 321. (...
Aubert De Gaspe Philippe 1786-1871 French-canadian Writer
Commanded Spanish expedition to Nootka, 1790.
Carried on exten...
Mowat Sir Oliver 1820-1903 Born In Kingston Ontario Educated
there; called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1841, and practised i...
Farnborough Sir Thomas Erskine May First Baron 1815-1886 Born In
London. Assistant librarian of the House of Commons, 1831; examiner of
petitions for Parliament, 1847-1856; clerk of the House of Commons,
1871-1886; and president of the Statute Law Revision Committee,
1866-1884. Appointed privy councillor, 1885, and created Baron
Farnborough, 1886. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) On difficulties of granting responsible
government, 21; responsible government granted in Upper Canada in 1847,
25; principle of, adopted in other colonies about the same time, 25; on
effect of responsible government, 490. =Bib.=: Constitutional History
of England since the Accession of George III.
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