Canadian History Dictionary Morse Colonel
(John Graves Simcoe era) Recommends union of British North Amer...
Big Mouth Grande Gueule
(Count Frontenac era) Onondaga orator, 184, 221.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Establishes communication with Lake Erie...
Le Marchant Sir John Gaspard 1803-1874 Joseph Howe Era Becomes Governor Of
Nova Scotia, 1852, 143; his connection with the Foreign Enlistm...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Indian superintendent in the west, 126...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Huguenot, violent conduct of, towards...
Meredith Sir William Collis 1812-1894 Born In Dublin Ireland
Emigrated to Canada; in 1836 called to the bar of Montreal, and...
(Sir James Douglas era) Associated with Edgar Dewdney in buildi...
Represented Lord Selkirk's interests as governor
of the Red Ri...
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel seized by the English, ...
Peuvret De Mesnu
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of Sovereign Council, 158, 167. (Count...
Wilson Sir Daniel 1816-1892 Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. In 1845 appointed honorary secretary o...
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their country lay west
(General Brock era) At war with republican France, 8; its invas...
On the St. Lawrence, above Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm e...
Parker Sir Hyde 1739-1807 Second Son Of Vice-admiral Sir Hyde
Parker. Born in England. Served in the navy under his father. I...
Stewart Sir William 1774-1827 British General Index : General Brock Era In
command of marines in expedition to Baltic, 24, 29; organizes R...
(General Brock era) Brings up supply of ordnance from Quebec, 2...
Saskatchewan University Of
Act passed establishing the university,
1907. Board of Governo...
Projected as a result of the War of 1812. A commission
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.
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