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(Egerton Ryerson era) Graduate of Victoria College, 144.
(Sir James Douglas era) Explores coast of Queen Charlotte Islan...
(Lord Dorchester era) Importance of the question to the French ...
Robinson Sir John Beverley 1791-1863 Educated At Dr Strachan's
school, Kingston; studied law and became acting attorney-genera...
Briand Jean Olivier 1715-1794 Born In France Ordained Priest
1739; came to Canada, 1741; canon of Quebec Cathedral until 176...
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Uniacke administration, Nova Scotia...
Newspaper published in New York. =Index=: (George Brown Era)
(Tilley era) Seconds the address in New Brunswick Assembly, 115...
Prescott Richard 1725-1788 Born In England Entered The Army And
promoted major, 1756; lieutenant-colonel, 1762, and served in E...
(Lord Elgin era) Depression in Canada following Britain's adopt...
(Sir James Douglas era) Difficulties aroused by episode, 321. (...
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Lord Falkland's Council, 69; declar...
(Lord Elgin era) Abolished in Upper Canada with respect to real...
Redpath Peter 1821-1894 Born In Montreal Educated At St Paul's
School there; engaged in business in his native town. Took a de...
Denonville Jacques-rene De Brisay Marquis De
Eleventh governor of
New France. Colonel of Dragoons in French...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Takes direction of fireships, 98.
(Count Frontenac era) Author of Le Comte de Frontenac, referred...
(Sir James Douglas era) Named by Captain Cook, 21; Captain Doug...
(Lord Dorchester era) One of the protesting members of Council ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Confusion and abuse in administration of,...
Joly De Lotbiniere Sir Henri Gustave 1829-1908 Studied Law And
called to the bar, 1855. Elected to Assembly for Lotbiniere, 1861. Took
a prominent part in opposition to Confederation. In 1867 elected for
both Dominion and Quebec Houses, and sat in both up to 1874. Led
opposition in Assembly until 1878, when he was called upon to form a
ministry. His government defeated in 1879, and in 1885 dropped out of
public life for a time. Returned for Portneuf in 1896, and became
controller of inland revenue; the following year called to the Cabinet
as minister of inland revenue. Appointed lieutenant-governor of British
Columbia, 1900. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Liberal leader in Quebec, sustained in
provincial election by majority of one, 249; his connection with the
Letellier case, 249. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Dent, Can. Por.;
Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.
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