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Describing and distinguishing the
British, Spanish, and French...
An Algonquian tribe. The name means "Little prairie
Greene Nathanael 1742-1786 Lord Dorchester Era American General Watches Leslie's
army in South Carolina, 197; destitute condition of his force, ...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) An extreme faction of Quebec Conse...
Lesseps Ferdinand De 1805-1894 Eminent French Engineer Index :
(Samuel de Champlain era) Undertakes Panama Canal, 6. =Bib.=: C...
Scrope A Poulett
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Quoted on Baldwin, 64, 80;...
Morris Alexander 1826-1889 Born At Perth Upper Canada Educated
at the University of Glasgow and McGill University; studied law...
Bib : Works: Speeches Life Of Henry Clay Reminiscences For Biog
see Cyc. Am. Biog.
Ogden Charles Richard 1791-1866 Son Of Following Studied Law And
called to the bar, 1812; elected to the Assembly for Three Rive...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Generosity of, 505.
Taschereau Elzear Alexandre 1820-1898 Born At Ste Marie De La
Beauce, Quebec. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec; subsequentl...
Urfe Abbe D'
(Count Frontenac era) Haughtily treated by Frontenac, 110. (Bis...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's brother-in-law, 482; h...
Baie De Chaleur
In west coast of Gulf of St. Lawrence, on boundary
Aroostook War 1839 Wilmot Era Arose Out Of Unsettled Boundary Question
between Maine and New Brunswick, 135. =Bib.=: Sprague, The
Maitland Sir Peregrine 1777-1854 Born In Hampshire England
Entered the army, 1792. Served in Flanders, 1794-1798; in Spain...
(Lord Elgin era) Postmaster-general in Hincks-Morin government,...
Campbell Major William
(Lord Dorchester era) His correspondence with General Wayne,
Plan of British Attack, 1818, Royal Engineers'
Isbister Alexander K
(1820-1883). Born in the territories of the
Hudson's Bay Company; employed by the Company, 1838-1840, in the
Mackenzie River district. Went to England, about 1841; educated there,
and practised law in London. A half-breed himself, he ably pressed the
cause of the Indians and half-breeds upon the attention of the British
government. Also gave evidence before the parliamentary Committee of
1857. For some years master of the Stationers' School in England and
Dean of the College of Preceptors. Left a large sum of money to found
scholarships in connection with the University of Manitoba. =Index=: (George Brown Era)
A native of the North-West Territories--his good work on behalf of the
Red River Settlement, 212; Brown's high opinion of, 212; suggests
annexation by Canada of western territory, 213. =Bib.=: Report on
Hudson's Bay Company, 1857; Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company.
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