Canadian History Dictionary Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Anxious To Avoid War With Britain 423 Issues Neutrality
proclamation, 444; annoyed at Mackenzie, 445; pardons Mackenzie...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Steamboat, goes over Niagara Falls...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Attacks Mackenzie in Upper Canada ...
Fidler Peter 1769-1822 Entered Service Of Hudson's Bay Company
about 1791. Carried on extensive explorations and surveys in th...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mass celebrated in her house on resto...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commissioner for exchange of prisoners, 2...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Grants Brief To Recollets For Their Mission In Canada 84
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
(General Brock era) Name at first given to king's battery in Qu...
Bib : Bryce Manitoba And Hudson's Bay Company Ross Red River
Settlement; Begg, History of the North-West. See also Red River...
(Tilley era) Postmaster-general, 51.
Coles George 1810-1875 Tilley Era Delegate To Quebec Conference 77
(Sir James Douglas era) In charge of Fort Camosun (Victoria), 1...
Projected as a result of the War of 1812. A commission
Pompadour Jean Antoinette Poisson Marquise De 1721-1764 Wolfe / Montcalm Era
Assisted in Bougainville's promotion, 177.
Private secretary to Sir Charles Metcalfe.
Jurisdiction Question Of
(Bishop Laval era) In New France, 163.
Queen's Brigade French
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 262.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Forbidden by Wolfe except in case of Ind...
Newspaper published at Montreal. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontain...
Galt Sir Alexander Tilloch 1817-1893 Son Of John Galt Qv
Elected to the Legislature, 1849, for Sherbrooke. Dropped out of public
life for several years, but in 1853 again elected for Sherbrooke. Took
an active part in the movement leading up to Confederation; a member of
several administrations before and after Confederation; high
commissioner in Great Britain, 1880-1883. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Declines task of
forming a ministry, 86; becomes minister of finance in Cartier-Macdonald
administration, 86; speaks in favour of Confederation, 96; goes to
England with Cartier and Rose to secure approval of British government
to proposed union, 97; one of commissioners sent to England in 1865 to
confer with Imperial government on Confederation, defence, reciprocity,
etc., 120-121; minister of finance in first Dominion ministry, 134;
resigns, 1867, and succeeded by Rose, 136; introduces high tariff
(1859), 218; his protection policy supported by Macdonald, 219;
appointed high commissioner, 227. (Tilley era) Makes Confederation a Cabinet
question, 63; delegate to Charlottetown Conference, 74-75; to Quebec
Conference, 76; presented to the queen, 124; minister of finance in
first Dominion ministry, 129, 130. (George Brown Era) Asked by Sir Edmund Head to form
government, declines, 106, 133; favours federal union, 106; takes
Cayley's place in Macdonald-Cartier government, 107; advocates in 1858
federal union of all British North American provinces, 132-133; pledges
Cartier government to federal union policy, 133; mission to England,
133; his connection with reciprocity negotiations in 1865, 193-196; his
connection with negotiations with George Brown as to Confederation, 152,
154-155, 160; goes to England on Confederation mission, 186. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Goes to
England with Cartier and Rose in connection with Confederation, 56-57;
refuses decoration of C. B., 126-127. =Bib.=: Works: Canada from 1849
to 1859; Union of the British North American Provinces. For biog.,
see Taylor, Brit. Am.: Dent, Can. Por. and Last Forty Years;
Pope, Memoirs of Sir John A. Macdonald; Egerton and Grant, Canadian
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