Canadian History Dictionary Macdonell Alexander
Represented Lord Selkirk's interests as governor
of the Red Ri...
(Bishop Laval era) Dies a martyr, 62.
Near mouth of Richelieu River. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain er...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Committed by Indians near Quebec, 115...
Bedard Dr William
(Tilley era) Life-long friend of Sir Leonard Tilley, 145.
The first chief-justice of the province of Quebec.
City of Ontario, on Burlington Bay, west end of Lake
Nicholson Sir Francis 1660-1728 Born In England Entered The Army
1678; lieutenant-governor of the colonies north of Chesapeake B...
A tributary of the Mackenzie; rises in the Yukon
Lesseps Ferdinand De 1805-1894 Eminent French Engineer Index :
(Samuel de Champlain era) Undertakes Panama Canal, 6. =Bib.=: C...
Index : General Brock Era Adjutant-general Writes Brock From Quebec 134 136 137
138, 145; his opinion of the Lower Canada Assembly, 145; notifi...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Chief of the Follis-Avoines, 41.
York. Plan of Toronto Harbour and the proposed town and part
Wilkins Lewis Morris 1801-1885 Born In Halifax Nova Scotia Son
of Lewis Morris Wilkins, judge of the Supreme Court. Educated a...
Volunteers At Quebec
(Lord Dorchester era) On conclusion of siege, dismissed and
Joint High Commission British-american 1898-1899 Met In Quebec
Aug. 23, 1898, and again in Washington, Nov. 10. The meetings c...
Fournier Telesphore 1824-1896 Studied Law And Called To The Bar
1846; one of principal editorial writers on Le National; electe...
Henry Alexander The Younger
Nephew of preceding. Entered service of
North West Company abo...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Battle of, 108.
(Count Frontenac era) Onondaga orator, 338.
Commence in New Mexico, and extend north to the
Arctic coast, west of the Mackenzie River. The highest known peaks in
the Canadian Rockies are Mount Brown (16,000 feet) and Mount Hooker
(15,690 feet). The general altitude of the range varies from 10,000 to
14,000 feet. The following are the principal passes in Canada: Boundary,
6030 feet above the sea; Kootenay, 5960 feet; Crow's Nest, 4845 feet;
Kananaski, 5985 feet; Vermillion, 4947 feet; Kicking Horse, 5420 feet;
Howse, 6347 feet; Athabaska, 7300 feet; Yellowhead, 3760 feet; Peace,
2000 feet. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Discovered by La Verendrye, 19. (Sir James Douglas era) Crossed by
Mackenzie, 54; by David Thompson, 58; by Simon Fraser, 59; by Lewis and
Clarke, 67. =Bib.=: White, Atlas of Canada; Lovell, Gazetteer of
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