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(Count Frontenac era) Officer of Frontenac, arrested by Perrot,...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brings promise of supplies to Ramezay, 2...
(Tilley era) His proposal to build railways in New Brunswick, 2...
(General Brock era) Succeeds in landing United States troops ab...
Nairne Captain John
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand gives him rank of major...
Cobden Richard 1804-1865 British Statesman Index : Lord Sydenham Era A More
advanced radical than Sydenham, 20. =Bib.=: Morley, Life of Ric...
Aylmer Matthew Whitworth Baron 1775-1850 Entered The Army 1787
served in the West Indies, in Holland, and in the Peninsula und...
Born in Ath, Belgium, about 1640. Entered order of
A New England skipper, sent out in 1668 by Prince
Rupert and h...
Fort Walla Walla
Hudson's Bay Company post, on Columbia River.
Philipps Richard 1661-1751 Early Entered The Army Served At The
battle of the Boyne; lieutenant-colonel, 1712; governor of Nova...
First steamboat on the St. Lawrence. Built by John
Molson at M...
Dewart Edward Hartley 1828-1903 Born In Ireland Came To Canada
with his parents at age of six. Educated at local schools and a...
Hamilton Pierce Stevens 1826-1893 Studied Law And Called To The
bar, 1851. Entered journalism, and edited Acadian Recorder, 185...
Mcculloch J R
(Lord Sydenham era) Political economist, 13.
(General Brock era) Affair of, 82-86.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Wabash River, 22.
Haro Gonzalez Lopez De
(Sir James Douglas era) Finds Russian establishments, 38. =Bib....
Longueuil Charles Le Moyne Baron De 1656-1729 Son Of Charles Le
Moyne, Sieur de Longueuil (q.v.) Wounded, in 1687, in the Iroqu...
A branch of the Franciscan order. First came to Canada in
Joint High Commission British-american 1898-1899 Met In Quebec
Aug. 23, 1898, and again in Washington, Nov. 10. The meetings continued
until Feb. 20, 1899, ending in a disagreement. Canada was represented by
Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Sir Richard Cartwright, Sir Louis Davies, and John
Charlton; the United States by Gen. J. W. Foster, Hon. George Gray, Hon.
C.W. Fairbanks, Hon. John A. Kasson, Hon. N. Dingley, and T. Jefferson
Coolidge; and Newfoundland by Sir J. S. Winter and Hon. A. B. Morine.
Lord Herschell acted as chairman. Among the questions discussed were
reciprocity, the Atlantic fisheries, the Alaskan boundary, the seal
fisheries, war vessels on the Great Lakes, the bonding privilege, alien
labour laws, and mining rights. =Bib.=: Willison, Sir Wilfrid Laurier
and the Liberal Party.
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