Canadian History Dictionary Chansons Of French Canada
Most of the inimitable folk-songs of Quebec
came in their orig...
(John Graves Simcoe era) White settler among Grand River Indian...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Absolves French of the west from ...
An island at the eastern extremity of Nova Scotia, now
(George Brown Era) Beginnings of agitation for, in Canada, 231;...
See Schenectady. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Indian name for...
North West Company
Organized in 1795, by a number of merchants
chiefly of Montrea...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's description of, 4.
South of Lake Champlain. This beautiful lake was known to
Parliaments In France
(Count Frontenac era) Subjection of, to royal power, 152.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Placed in command of French left (Beaupo...
Braddock Edward 1695-1755 Born In Scotland Entered The Army
1710, and in 1743 major of the Coldstreams. Served in the exped...
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
Sydney Thomas Townshend First Viscount 1733-1800 Entered
Parliament, 1754; lord of the treasury, 1765; war secretary, 18...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Indian Tribe Enemies Of The English 16 Joseph Howe Era Howe
interests himself in their welfare, 245; his report on their co...
Hazen Robert Leonard 1806-1874 Born In St John New Brunswick
Studied law and called to the bar, 1832; sat for St. John in Ne...
Esten James C Palmer 1806-1864 Born In Bermuda Educated At The
Charter House, London; called to the English bar. Came to Canad...
(General Brock era) Brig belonging to North West Company, 210; ...
La Barre Joseph Antoine Lefebvre De
Governor of La Guyane in 1665;
and in 1682 arrived in Quebec as governor of Canada. His administration
marked by hopeless incompetence; recalled, 1685. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Succeeds
Frontenac as governor, 168; a feeble administrator, 185; prejudiced at
first against the bishop, 188; convokes a special assembly, 190; asks
for more troops, 191; his expedition against Iroquois, 193; makes terms
of peace, 193; recalled, 193. (Count Frontenac era) Governor, arrival of, 171; summons
conference on Indian question, 172; applies for troops, 172; criticized
in despatches by intendant, 173, 174; takes to illegitimate trading,
175; disparages discoveries of La Salle, 176; seizes Fort Frontenac and
Fort St. Louis, 177, 179; instructed to restore to La Salle all his
property, 180; his unwise instruction to Iroquois, 180; decides to make
war on Senecas, 181; corresponds with Colonel Dongan, governor of New
York, 182; leads expedition, 183; arranges ignominious terms of peace,
186; recalled, 188; unfitness for his position, 189; results of his weak
policy, 198, 209. =Bib.=: Parkman, Frontenac and La Salle.
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