Canadian History Dictionary Fire Rafts
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Unsuccessful employment of by French at ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Son of Dr. John McLoughlin, accompanies...
Canadian Northern Railway
The first link in this transcontinental
railway dates back to ...
Weldon John Wesley 1804-1885 For Many Years A Member Of The
Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and 1843-1851 Speaker of...
Rattray William Jordan 1835-1883 Born In London England
Emigrated to Canada, 1848. In 1858 graduated from Toronto Unive...
An office created originally by Richelieu, in France, and
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, professor in College of Rouen...
(Tilley era) Elected for St. John, New Brunswick, 25.
Sackville George Sackville Germain First Viscount 1716-1785
Served with distinction at Fontenoy, 1745; major-general, 1755;...
Canning Charles John Viscount 1812-1862 Postmaster-general Under
Aberdeen and Palmerston. Governor-general of India, 1855, and t...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Proposition to settle with disban...
Dougall John 1808-1886 Born In Paisley Scotland Came To Canada
1826, and took up mercantile pursuits. For a time editor of the...
Wayne Anthony 1745-1796 Born In Pennsylvania Sent In 1765 On The
recommendation of Benjamin Franklin, to Nova Scotia, as financi...
Newspaper, published by William Lyon Mackenzie.
Chastes Aymar De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Governor of Dieppe, obtains charter f...
Accompanied Governor Cornwallis to Halifax. Acted as
Foligne Captain De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On rapid construction of Beauport defenc...
(General Brock era) Appointed aide-de-camp, 247.
(Sir James Douglas era) Associated with Edgar Dewdney in buildi...
Harmon Daniel Williams
Born in Vermont. Entered service of North
West Company, 1800, at Montreal, and left immediately for the western
fur country. Returned to the east in 1819, bringing with him his
Journals, covering this period, which were edited by Daniel Haskel, of
Burlington, Vt., and published at that place in 1820; reprinted in New
York, with a brief introduction, 1903. Returned to the West, and
remained there several years, finally settling with his native wife and
family on the shores of Lake Champlain. One of his daughters conducted a
private school in Ottawa for many years. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Stuart's
lieutenant in New Caledonia, 98. =Bib.=: Journal of Voyages and Travels
in the Interior of North America. For biog., see Bryce, Hudson's Bay
Company; Laut, Conquest of the Great North-West; Burpee, Search for
the Western Sea.
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