Canadian History Dictionary Van Horne Sir William Cornelius 1843- Born In Will County
Illinois. Educated at the common schools. In 1857 entered the r...
A city of Western Ontario, situated on the Speed River, in the
Bib : Parkman Jesuits In North America Faillon Vie De Mlle
On coast of British Columbia, near Alaskan boundary.
Brebeuf Jean De 1593-1649 Born Of A Noble Family Of Normandy
Came to Canada, 1625; spent the winter of 1625-1626 among the
(Tilley era) Resigns as postmaster-general, New Brunswick,
(Lord Dorchester era) American officer, demands surrender of Ca...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Under British rule, 64-81; Haldim...
Van Rensselaer Stephen 1764-1839 Born In New York Graduated At
Harvard, 1782. In 1786 major of militia, and in 1788 colonel. I...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Don de Dieu, 39.
Brown-Dorion; Hincks-Morin; La Fontaine-Baldwin;
Travels Of Captain Peter Pond Of Milford From April 1773 To March
1790. Extracted from his own Map by Ezra Stiles, March 25, 1690...
Rises in northern Minnesota, its chief source being
Cass Lewis 1782-1866 Served Under General Hull In War Of 1812
Drew up Hull's flamboyant proclamation to the people of Canada....
Dunlop William 1795?-1848 Born In Scotland Served As A Regimental
surgeon in War of 1812 and in India. Came to Canada in 1826, wi...
Located at Halifax. Founded by George Ramsay, ninth
Earl of Da...
Cartier And His Time
Minutes of the Executive Council,
correspondence, registers, i...
Willis John Walpole 1792-1877 Born In England A Voluminous Writer
on legal subjects. In 1827 appointed a puisne judge of the King...
Marquette Jacques 1637-1675 Born At Laon In The North Of France
Joined the Society of Jesus about 1654, and sailed for Canada, ...
Said to have been named by La Salle's men, in derision of his
Advocated by Thomas Pownall, governor of
Massachusetts Bay, in 1764. He proposed a scheme by which "Great Britain
may be no more considered as the Kingdom of this Isle alone, with many
appendages of provinces, colonies, settlements, and other extraneous
parts, but as a grand marine dominion, consisting of our possessions in
the Atlantic and in America united into one Empire." Subsequently
proposed by Joseph Howe, in 1855, and again in 1863; also by Thomas
Chandler Haliburton and other Canadian statesmen and writers. =Index=:
(George Brown Era) Elgin's conception of, 33; advocated by Edward Blake, 240. (Joseph Howe era)
Joseph Howe a pioneer in the movement for, 174. =Bib.=: Denison,
Struggle for Imperial Unity; Macphail, Essays in Politics; Brassey,
Imperial Federation and Colonization; Ewart, Kingdom of Canada,
Imperial Federation, etc.; Parkin, Imperial Federation; Young, A
Pioneer of Imperial Federation in Canada; Milner, Speeches in Canada;
The Empire and the Century; Argyll, Imperial Federation.
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