Canadian History Dictionary Methye Portage
Also known as Portage La Loche. Named after the methye
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Don de Dieu, 39.
Hopson Peregrine Thomas
Early entered the army and advanced rapidly.
(George Brown Era) Members of British government in 1862
Fox Charles James 1749-1806 British Statesman Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Thought Quebec Act should have been introduced in Commons, 66; ...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Appointed Superintendent Of Public Instruction By Bagot
115. =Bib.=: Bibaud, Dict. Hist. and Pan. Can.
Founded by De Monts in 1605. The basin had been discovered
(General Brock era) Raised in Canada during war with Napoleon, ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 257.
The first public library in Canada was the Quebec library,
Portland Railway Convention
(Wilmot era) Its object to secure a shorter route
to Europe, 1...
See Talbot, Thomas.
Name given to the French possessions in North America,
(Lord Dorchester era) Conducts Carleton safely to Three Rivers,...
Declaration Of Independence
In Upper Canada. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) July 1837, its
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Built by Hudson's Bay Compa...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) As an orator, 7; influence on Cart...
Sevigne Marie De Rabutin-chantel 1627-1696 Count Frontenac Era Her Son-in-law A
candidate for governorship of Canada, 65; describes severities ...
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Marches Against Fort Niagara 25 Death Of 26 Bib :
Dict. Nat. Biog.; Bradley, The Fight with France; Parkman, Mont...
Bouquet Henry 1719-1765 Born In Switzerland Served In Holland
Sardinia, and with the Prince of Orange. Was Captain-commandant...
Made four notable voyages: the first, in 1607, for the
Muscovy Company, in search of a north-eastern passage to China; the
second, in 1608, for the same Company, and in search of the same
passage; the third, in 1609, at the expense of the Dutch East India
Company, begun, like the two former, in search of a north-eastern
passage, but changed to a quest of a north-western passage; the fourth,
in 1610, in search of a north-western passage, the expense borne by
three English gentlemen. In his first voyage, explored the coast of
Spitzbergen; in the second, part of Nova Zembla; in the third, the
Hudson River; and in the last, Hudson Strait and part of the bay.
Wintered, 1610-1611, at the foot of James Bay, and on the return voyage
was set adrift with eight companions in a small boat, and never again
heard of. =Bib.=: Asher, Henry Hudson, the Navigator; Read,
Historical Enquiry concerning Henry Hudson; Laut, Conquest of the
Great North-West. See also bibliog. list in Asher.
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