Canadian History Dictionary New France
Name given to the French possessions in North America,
(Wilmot era) Of Halifax, establishes first Madras school in St....
Vail Edwin Arnold 1817-1885 Born In Sussex New Brunswick Studied
medicine at Edinburgh and Glasgow Universities. Elected to the ...
Elgin And His Time
Minutes of Executive Council, Correspondence,
(John Graves Simcoe era) Second Church of England clergyman to ...
Paris Treaty Of
Between England and France, signed 1763. Ceded
Canada to Brita...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of vessel in which Champlain ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Don de Dieu, 39.
Bayning Charles Townshend First Baron 1728-1810 Lord Dorchester Era His
criticism of Quebec Act, 66, 67. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French vessels retreat to, 152.
Scott Winfield 1786-1866 Entered The United States Army And
served in the War of 1812. From 1832 to 1838 engaged in Indian ...
Aylwin Thomas Cushing 1806-1871 Born In Quebec City Studied Law
and called to the bar, 1828. First entered public life, 1841, a...
(Count Frontenac era) At Quebec, 336. (Sir Frederick Haldimand ...
Bryce James 1838- Born In Belfast Educated At The Universities
of Glasgow and Cambridge. Entered Parliament in 1880. In 1886
Huddy Captain Joshua
(Lord Dorchester era) Hanging of, 198.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Report on, 153; Mackenzie offered ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Skirmish at, 103.
Begbie Sir Matthew Baillie 1819-1894 Educated At Cambridge And
called to the English bar in 1844. Judge of the colony of Briti...
Argenson Pierre De Voyer Vicomte D' 1626-1710 Succeeded Jean De
Lauson as governor of New France, 1658. His governorship marked...
Frobisher Thomas 1744-1788 Partner Of The North West Company With
Joseph Frobisher, Alexander Henry, and Peter Pond, in the North...
Newspaper published at Toronto; established, 1844. =Index=: (George Brown Era)
Advocates responsible government, ix; its establishment, 9, 10; on
elections in Upper Canada in 1844, 25; criticism of Draper, 27; on
Toryism, 32; supports Elgin's attitude towards the Rebellion Losses
Bill, 36; attacks the Clear Grits, 40, 41; upholds British system of
responsible government, as superior to the American system, 42; gives
credit to French-Canadians for supporting Reform cause, 43; attitude
towards Roman Catholic questions, 44-46, 48; advocates secularization of
Clergy Reserves, 55; on free schools, 62; first issued as a daily, Oct.
1, 1853; its earlier history, absorbs North American and Examiner,
1855, 74; its policy, 75; on the Quebec Rouges, 78-79; contains appeal
on behalf of fugitive slaves, 112; and the "no popery" agitation, 121,
123; advocates uniform legislation for Upper and Lower Canada, 130;
assails Separate School Bill, 145; Brown's pride in, 150, 247; effect of
Brown's position in Macdonald ministry, 209; contains R. B. Sullivan's
address on North-West Territories, 211; Brown's article on North-West,
1852, 213; letters of "Huron" on North-West, 215-216; advocates union of
North-West with Canada, 217, 218; attacks Canada First party, 236, 237,
238, 239, 241; Peter Brown writes for, 243; edited by Gordon Brown, 244,
245; reveals George Brown's views, 248, 249; its support of Wilson, 250;
attacks Mr. Justice Wilson, 250, 252, 253; the office of publication,
255; shooting of George Brown, 255-258. (Lord Elgin era) Hostile at first to Clear
Grits, 111; edited by George Brown, 111. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Established by George
Brown, Mar. 5, 1844, 223-224; its fighting policy, 224; attacks
Metcalfe, 225; denounces the Grits, 342; outcry against Roman
Catholicism, 343. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Justifies the Rebellion of 1837, 13; on
Mackenzie's expulsions, 254; on Mackenzie's retirement from public life,
498; Mackenzie's obituary, 511; on Mackenzie's personality, 523. (Sir John A Macdonald era)
Founded by George Brown with his father, 52; on the Redistribution Bill,
275; on the elections of 1887, 282-283; supports commercial union, 295.
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