Canadian History Dictionary Vancouver George 1758-1798 Entered British Navy 1771 Sailed In
the Resolution with Captain Cook on his second voyage, 1772-177...
Kendrick Captain John
American seaman. Trading on North-West Coast,
Home Rule In Ireland
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Resolutions on, in Canadian Parliame...
Commanded Spanish expedition to Nootka, 1790.
Carried on exten...
Edgar Sir James David 1841-1899 Studied Law And Called To The Bar
of Upper Canada, 1864. Elected to House of Commons, 1872. Sent ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Voyage to the North-West Coast for sea-...
Wilkins Lewis Morris 1801-1885 Born In Halifax Nova Scotia Son
of Lewis Morris Wilkins, judge of the Supreme Court. Educated a...
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Devon, family estate of Simcoe, 40,...
One of the largest tributaries of the Mississippi,
Lajoie Antoine Gerin 1824-1882 Born In Yamachiche Quebec
Educated at Nicolet College, and while there wrote the song Le ...
(General Brock era) Captain of Leopard, fires on Chesapeake,
New Brunswick University Of
(Wilmot era) Established as provincial
university, 1859, 51; f...
Dundas George 1819-1880 Lieutenant-governor Of Prince Edward
Island, 1859-1869. Afterwards lieutenant-governor of St. Vincen...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Named St Lawrence Island By Champlain 236 Jesuit
mission at, for benefit of Micmacs, 236; maintained until 1659,...
Holdernesse Robert D'arcy Fourth Earl Of 1718-1778 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Wolfe's
letter to, 166. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sister of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Howe William Viscount 1729-1814 Brother Of George Augustus
Viscount Howe (q.v.), and Admiral Lord Howe. Commanded light in...
(Count Frontenac era) Author of Le Comte de Frontenac, referred...
(Lord Sydenham era) Question of, in Britain, 25, 28, 32.
Mclaren Dr Murray
(Tilley era) Attends Sir Leonard Tilley, 145.
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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