Canadian History Dictionary Banner
Newspaper, published at Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Fo...
Index : General Brock Era Fort Village And Naval Station 59 Deputy
quartermaster-general stationed at, 80; military importance of,...
Boulton Henry John
Son of D'Arcy Boulton; born in England, 1790.
Studied law and ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Name of Sorel changed to, 240.
Mcgill John 1752-1834 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Virginia In
1773. Espoused the royal cause in the Revolution; in 1777 a lie...
(Wilmot era) Referred to in Wilmot's speech, 104. (Tilley era) ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Massacre of, by Americans after c...
Henrietta Of France Queen Of England
(Samuel de Champlain era) Dowry of, 216.
Coles George 1810-1875 Tilley Era Delegate To Quebec Conference 77
(George Brown Era) Proposes Metcalfe's health at St. Andrew's S...
Caen Ezechiel De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brother of Guillaume, 137.
Drake Sir Francis 1540?-1596 Sailed From Plymouth For The River
Plate, 1577; passed through the Straits of Magellan, 1578; plun...
(Bishop Laval era) Huron chief, joins Dollard at Long Sault, 69...
Roquemont Claude De Sieur De Brison
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assists in forming Company
of New Fr...
Breadalbane John Campbell Second Marquis Of 1796-1862 Represented
Okehampton in Parliament, 1820-1826, and Perthshire, 1832. =Ind...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) At meeting of Constitutional Commit...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era On Rebellion Losses Bill 320-321 George Brown Era On Canadian
independence, 143; attitude towards United States during war wi...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commanded the volunteers who first climb...
On McLeod Lake, British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas e...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Negotiations For Begun 45 117 Arranged For By British
North America Act, 151; difficulty in selecting route, 152,153; northern
route finally adopted, 153. (Lord Elgin era) Project to combine with Grand Trunk,
100; history of negotiations after failure of larger scheme, 100-101.
(Joseph Howe era) Recommended in Durham's Report, 118; company formed in London,
118-119; "Robinson Line" surveyed, 119; Joseph Howe's connection with
(see under Howe); new route proposed, 141-143; Imperial guarantee
refused, 143. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Brought under consideration, 1849, 287; Hincks on,
332. (George Brown Era) Members of British government in 1862 favourable to, except
Gladstone, 143; George Brown a convert to the scheme, 166; opposed by
Dorion, 175. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cartier advocates roundabout route, for military and
political reasons, 49-50; Major Robinson's report, 49. (Tilley era) Proposal to
build through St. John Valley, 26; delegates consult British government,
26; arrangements made with Jackson. 27; British government refuses to
guarantee interest, 45; St. John to Shediac line, 46-47; history of,
53-58, 90, 111-112, 116, 119, 122. =Bib.=: Fleming, The Intercolonial;
Fleming, Historical Sketch of the Intercolonial Railway in Canada: An
Ency., vol. 2.
Previous: Intercolonial Railway