Canadian History Dictionary Cardinal Joseph
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) At meeting of Constitutional Commit...
Louvigny Louis De La Porte Sieur De 1652-1730 Accompanied
Denonville on his expedition against the Iroquois, 1687; sent b...
Melbourne William Lamb Second Viscount 1779-1848 Born In London
England. Educated at Eton, Cambridge, and Glasgow. Entered Parl...
Bank Of Upper Canada
Established 1823 with a capital of $41,364,
which had increase...
A New England skipper, sent out in 1668 by Prince
Rupert and h...
A confederacy, of Algonquian stock, occupying the
basin of the...
Saunders Sir Charles 1713-1775 Born In Scotland Entered The Navy
in 1727, becoming lieutenant in 1734. In 1739-1740 served under...
Cape Diamond Quebec
(Samuel de Champlain era) Fortified, 157.
Bib : Canada: An Ency Vols 2 3 And 4 Chauveau L'instruction
Publique; Dawson, Fifty Years' Work in Canada; Hodgins, Documen...
Born in Connecticut. In 1759 served under Sir William
Accompanied Maurelle in 1792 to North-West Coast.
Carried out ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Father of Samuel Champlain, 1.
A Sketch Of The Several Routes Of The French From Quebec To The
Mississippi with the principal Rivers and Lakes through which t...
Irving Paulus Aemilius 1714-1796 Served Under Wolfe At Quebec
administered government of Canada, 1765; appointed lieutenant-g...
Quinte Bay Of
An inlet of Lake Ontario, on the north shore. The name
is of I...
(Sir James Douglas era) Named by Captain Cook, 21; Captain Doug...
The first regiment of regular troops sent to
America from Fran...
Russell John First Earl 1792-1878 Born In London Entered
Parliament, 1813; home secretary, 1835, in Melbourne's ministry...
Lalemant Gabriel 1610-1649 Jesuit Missionary Laboured With
Brebeuf at the mission of St. Ignace, among the Hurons, where h...
Ottawa University Of
Established, 1848. Originally incorporated
under the title of ...
Hind Henry Youle
Born in Nottingham, England, 1823. Travelled in
Mexico, 1846. Came to Canada, 1847, and appointed lecturer in chemistry
and natural philosophy at the Toronto Normal School, Toronto. Five years
later became professor of chemistry and geology in Trinity College.
Geologist to the Red River exploring expedition, 1857; and had charge of
the expedition of 1858 to explore the country between Red River and the
Saskatchewan. In 1860 carried out an exploration of a portion of
Labrador peninsula. In 1854 resigned his chair at Trinity, and undertook
a preliminary geological survey of New Brunswick; and in subsequent
years carried out similar work for the government of Nova Scotia. In
1876 engaged by the Newfoundland government to report on northern cod
banks, but abandoned this work to assist the Canadian government in
preparing their case for the Halifax Fisheries Commission. =Index=: (Egerton Ryerson era)
On staff of Toronto Normal School, 174. =Bib.=: Works: Narrative of the
Canadian Red River Exploring Expedition of 1857, and the Assiniboine and
Saskatchewan Expedition of 1858; Sketch of the Overland Route to
British Columbia; Explorations in the Interior of the Labrador
Peninsula; Eighty Years' Progress of British North America (by Hind
and others). For biog., see Morgan, Cel. Can. and Can. Men; Rose,
Cyc. Can. Biog.
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