Canadian History Dictionary Echemin Indians
A tribe closely resembling the Micmacs of Nova
Scotia, and inh...
West side of Lake Champlain. Fort Frederic was built here
Johnston Sir W
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Chief-justice of Quebec, 119; his ...
The first public library in Canada was the Quebec library,
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Carries articles of capitulation of Queb...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Criticizes Papineau for accepting m...
Representation Bill 1853
(Lord Elgin era) Sir John Macdonald's view on, 132-133.
Black John 1817-1879 Born In Scotland Went To The Red River
Settlement as legal adviser to Adam Thom, recorder of Rupert's ...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Leader Of Quebec Government 141 The Appointment Revealed
Macdonald's judgment, 141-142. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Con...
Boulay Angelique Louise Talon Du
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wife of Montcalm, 5; her grief
at his d...
Dennis John Stoughton 1820-1885 Born Near Toronto Educated At
Victoria College; commissioned as surveyor of public lands, 184...
(Lord Dorchester era) Feeling aroused among, in connection with...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent to occupy fort at St. Johns, 84; sur...
(Lord Dorchester era) Captain of armed boat, assists Carleton's...
Dundas George 1819-1880 Lieutenant-governor Of Prince Edward
Island, 1859-1869. Afterwards lieutenant-governor of St. Vincen...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189.
Rises in Brome Lake. After a course of about ninety
Etoline Adolphus Karlovich
Director of the Russian-American
colonies, 1841-1845. =Index=:...
St Clair Arthur 1734-1818 Born In Scotland Entered The Army
1757, and came to America, serving under Amherst at Louisbourg,...
Elgin And His Time
Minutes of Executive Council, Correspondence,
(Count Frontenac era) Burdensome restrictions on, 38, 154. (Samuel de Champlain era) Short history
of, 119 et seq. (Lord Elgin era) Under the French regime, 183. (Lord Dorchester era) Complicated
questions in connection with, 57. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Importance attached by Haldimand
to, 260-261. (John Graves Simcoe era) In Upper Canada, 105-107. (Sir James Douglas era) Maintained supremacy of
British flag in far West, 37; of the Russians, stimulates adventure and
exploration, 38; forerunner of civilization, 49. (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Growth of, under
North West Company, 7; coureurs de bois and mangeurs de lard, 14,
168; traders were men of intelligence and intellectual tastes, 27;
bois-brules, 167; predominance of Scottish element, 219; mariage du
pays, 263; Canada's debt to, 281-290; names of famous fur-traders given
to Canadian rivers, lakes, and towns, 282; fur-trader as pioneer of
settlement, 283-284; character of the traders, 288-289; stood for law
and order, 289. See also Hudson's Bay Company; North West Company; X Y
Company; Pacific Fur Company; Company of New France, etc. =Bib.=:
Mackenzie, History of the Fur Trade in his Voyages; Masson,
Bourgeois de la Compagnie du Nord-Ouest; Biggar, Early Trading
Companies of New France; Parkman, Works; Henry, Travels and
Adventures; Henry-Thompson Journals, ed. by Coues; Harmon, Journal;
Franchere, Narrative; Larpenteur, Forty Years a Fur Trader;
Chittenden, History of the American Fur-Trade; Laut, Conquest of the
Great North-West; Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company; Willson, The Great
Company; Burpee, Search for the Western Sea; Begg, History of the
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