Canadian History Dictionary Douglas Sir James And His Time
Colonial Secretary's Despatches to
Governors of Vancouver Isla...
President And Little Belt
(General Brock era) Affair of, 173.
Pope Joseph 1854- Eldest Son Of William Henry Pope Qv
Private secretary to Sir John A. Macdonald, 1882-1891; under-se...
Fort Ontario Oswego Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Haldimand In Command Of 29
Gowan Ogle R
(1796-1876). Born in Ireland. Edited for some years the
Des Brisay Alexander C
(Tilley era) Confederate candidate in New Brunswick,
(General Brock era) Passed by Congress, 84.
Accompanied Jogues and Chatelain to the Huron
mission, 1636; a...
Crow's Nest Pass
Discovered in the latter sixties by a trapper,
Avaugour Pierre Dubois Baron D'
Governor of New France, 1661-1663,
succeeding D'Argenson. =Ind...
Edward Vii 1841-1910 Succeeded To Throne 1901 Index : Lord Elgin Era His
visit to Canada in 1860, 7. (Sir John A Macdonald era) Visits C...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Company's clerk at Quebec, 121, 138; ...
Born in Scotland. Came to America and settled among the
(Samuel de Champlain era) Purchases supplies for De Monts's sec...
Sewell Jonathan 1766-1839 Born At Cambridge Mass Educated At
Bristol, England. In 1785 studied law in New Brunswick under Wa...
St Lawrence Gulf
The first authenticated voyage to the gulf is that
of Jacques ...
Chapais Jean Charles 1812-1885 Born In Riviere Ouelle Quebec
Member of the Executive Council and commissioner of public work...
Archibald Samuel George William 1777-1846 Born In Colchester
County, Nova Scotia. Studied law and practised in Nova Scotia; ...
Le Gardeur De Repentigny Jean Baptiste 1632-1709 Son Of Pierre Le
Gardeur (q.v.). His father brought him to Canada at the age of ...
Du Plessis Bonneau Thomas Sieur
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New
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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