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Battles at Lacolle Mill, Lundy's Lane, and

Plattsburg   1814

First Canadian Railway opened   1836

Rebellion in Canada   1837-8

Upper and Lower Canada united   1841

 

 

BOOK III.—STEPS TOWARD CONFEDERATION.

 

EVENTS IN CANADA.   EVENTS ELSEWHERE

 

 

Ashburton Treaty

1842

Gold discovered in British Columbia

1857

Treaty of Oregon

1846

Conventions at Charlottetown and Quebec

1864

Reciprocity Treaty

1854

Fenian Raids and Battle of Ridgeway   .

1866

American Ciar .   1861-1865

Confederation of   Canada, New Brunswick

 

Atlantic CaO ble laid

1866

and Nova Scotia

1867

United States purchases Alaska from Russia

1867

PART III.—THE GROWTH OF THE NATION.

EVENTS IN CANADA.

 

EVENTS ELSEWHERE.

Red River rebellion

1869-70

 

Province of Manitoba formed

1870

 

British Columbia enters Confederation

1871

Treaty of Washington   1871

Prince Edward Island enters Confederation   1873

 

The Saskatchewan rebellion   .

1885

 

The Canadian Pacific Railway completed

1885

 

Gold discovered on the Klondike   .

1896

 

1814   Oo

 

1837 1838

Treaty of Ghent

Queen Victoria's accession . Lord Durham's report presented


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