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(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Name given to rising ground extending to...
Almon William Bruce
(Joseph Howe era) A "bitter Tory," 86; called to Executive and
Maubec Abbey Of
(Bishop Laval era) Revenues of, assigned to bishopric of Quebec...
Quebec Siege Of 1690
Sir William Phipps, having captured Port Royal
in May of this ...
Canada Corn Act 1843 Sir Georges E Cartier Era Builds Up Flour Industry In Canada 43
Bib : Hodge Handbook Of American Indians Reclus Primitive Folk
See also United States Bureau of Ethnology Reports.
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era At Farewell Banquet To La Fontaine 1851 354
Canadian Alliance Society
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Founded, December, 1834, 258; its
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Shoots at Mackenzie, 364; his trea...
Macdonald Sir John Alexander 1815-1891 Joseph Howe Era Attends Charlottetown
Conference, 1864, and proposes union of all the provinces, 178;...
(General Brock era) Arrested, 127; discharged, 128. (Sir George...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the vessels of Company of New ...
Callieres Louis-hector De 1646?-1703 Born At Cherbourg Son Of
Jacques de Callieres, governor of Cherbourg. Entered the army, ...
Harmon Daniel Williams
Born in Vermont. Entered service of North
West Company, 1800, ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Barrack-master, 47.
Came to Nova Scotia as lieutenant-colonel of
(Count Frontenac era) Reports repulse of some of Phipps's men a...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent with seventy men to attack Arnold in...
Crooks James 1778-1860 Born In Scotland Came To Canada 1794 And
settled at Niagara. Engaged in mercantile life. Commanded a com...
Newspaper published at Montreal. Established 1808. =Index=:
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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