Canadian History Dictionary Corlaer
See Schenectady. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Indian name for...
Sangster Charles 1822-1893 Born In Kingston For Some Time In
public service; engaged in newspaper work at Amherstburg and Ki...
Cadet Joseph Michel
Began life as a butcher; won the confidence of
the intendant B...
Extradition With United States
(Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham takes part in
negotiations for, 3...
Society For The Propagation Of The Gospel
(John Graves Simcoe era) Assists the church of
England in Uppe...
Walker Sir Hovenden 1660-1726 Born In Somersetshire England
Entered the navy; in 1691-1692 captain of the Vulture fireship;...
Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
(Tilley era) Attends Sir Leonard Tilley in his last illness, 14...
Royal Military College Kingston
Established by Act of Parliament in
1874; opened 1875. =Bib.=:...
Cayet Victor Palma
(Samuel de Champlain era) His work on French navigation, 15.
Prescott Sir Robert 1725-1816 Born In Lancashire England
Educated for the army. Promoted captain of the 15th Foot, 1755;...
Sketch of part of the River Chateauguay, George Williams,
A Map Of The Inhabited Part Of Canada From The French Surveys With
the Frontiers of New York and New England from the large Survey...
Bib : Bourinot Constitutional History Of Canada Shortt And
Doughty, Constitutional Documents of Canada; Egerton and Grant,...
(Count Frontenac era) Grand-vicar to bishop of Quebec, 111; sen...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Vessel in which Haldimand embarke...
(John Graves Simcoe era) White settler among Grand River Indian...
Smith William O
(Tilley era) Mayor of St. John, New Brunswick, 7.
City of Quebec, at the mouth of St. Maurice River. First
Grant George Monro 1835-1902 Born At Albion Mines Nova Scotia
Educated at University of Glasgow. Entered Presbyterian ministry in Nova
Scotia. Accompanied Sandford Fleming overland to British Columbia, 1872.
Principal of Queen's University, 1877, and built it up to the first rank
among Canadian universities. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Principal of Queen's
University--on ignorance in Maritime Provinces as to the West, 155;
opposes commercial union, 295; on character of Sir John A. Macdonald as
man and statesman, 329-330; one of Macdonald's strongest and most ardent
supporters, 340; but would not support him when he felt he was in the
wrong, 341. =Bib.=: Works: Ocean to Ocean; Advantages of Imperial
Federation; Our National Objects and Aims; Religions of the World in
Relation to Christianity; Picturesque Canada. For biog., see
Morgan, Can. Men; Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.; Dent, Can. Por.; Grant
and Hamilton, Principal Grant.
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