Canadian History Dictionary Potash
(John Graves Simcoe era) Decline in production of, 107.
Index : Lord Sydenham Era Did Not Believe That Sydenham Was Really In Favour Of
responsible government, 312; his reactionary policy, 313. (Sir ...
Pacific Fur Company
Organized by John Jacob Astor in 1810. Sometimes
known as the ...
Cudlip John W
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John County, 85;...
Mclachlan Alexander 1818-1896 Born In Scotland Came To Canada
1840; engaged in farming. Government emigration agent for Scotl...
Dessaules Louis A
Born 1819. Member of Legislative Council,
1856-1863. Edited Le...
(General Brock era) In Quebec, completely destroyed in siege of...
Published at Toronto. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) New...
Index : Lord Sydenham Era Foreign Secretary And Afterwards Prime Minister 16 Death
of, 16. (General Brock era) Secretary of war, 81; deals with ma...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, assumes monastic habit, 149...
Robinson W B
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Brother of Sir J. B. Robin...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Directs movements of fire rafts, 130.
Suze Treaty Of
Signed April 24, 1629. Under its terms peace was
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to Company of New France after...
Situated in Grenville County, Ontario, and the scene
of an eng...
Johnson Sir William 1715-1774 Born In Ireland Came To America In
1738, to take charge of the estates of his uncle, Sir Peter War...
(Bishop Laval era) Brings out a number of girls as colonists, 7...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Post at Oswego to be established ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Aide-de-camp to Benedict Arnold, describe...
Douglas Sir James And His Time
Colonial Secretary's Despatches to
Governors of Vancouver Isla...
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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