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  CANADA - LoveToKnow Article on CANADA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The great central area of Canada is drained towards Hudson Bay, but its two largest rivers have separate watersheds, the Mackenzie flowing north-west to the Arctic Ocean and the St Lawrence north-east towards the Atlantic, the one to the south-west and the other to the south-east of the Archean protaxis.
In Canada the isotherms by no means follow parallels of latitude, especially in summer when in the western half of the country they run nearly north-west and south-east; so that the average temperature of 55 is found about on the Arctic circle in the Mackenzie river valley, in lat.
The several kinds of geese including the Canada goose, the Arctic goose or wavey, the laughing goose, the brant and othersall breed inthe northern regions, but are found in great numbers throughout the several provinces, passing north in the spring and south in the autumn.
56.1911encyclopedia.org /C/CA/CANADA.htm   (20927 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Catholicity in Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
On 10 February, 1763, the Treaty of Paris was signed, ceding Canada to England, closing for the Church in Canada the period of establishment and settlement, and opening the period of conflict and development.
To this governor Canada is indebted for her religious liberty, plainly granted in an act of 1851 issued by the King of Great Britain and published in the Canadian press, 1 June 1852.
The real missions of Canada at present are in the North-East, along the coast of Labrador; in the North on the shores of Hudson Bay; and especially in the North-West, in the immense territories which stretch from Ontario to Lower Mackenzie and Alaska.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/03231a.htm   (9822 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Print Preview - Census
The first census in what is now Canada was conducted in 1665 and 1666 by French official Jean Baptiste Talon, who was sent by King Louis XIV to administer the colony of New France.
Regular decennial censuses began in Canada in 1851, when the province of Canada was still controlled by the British Empire.
Canada was primarily an agricultural nation at the time, and the census was conducted by the Department of Agriculture.
encarta.msn.com /text_761554198___13/Census.html   (630 words)

  
 Motor Boating In Canada - 1906
Interest in motorboating in Canada is of comparatively recent growth but is rapidly increasing on account of the wonderful opportunities offered the devotees of the sport to indulge their hobby in the broad territory of the Dominion, covering, as it does, a greater area than the United States, interlaced with rivers and dotted with lakes.
Canada's Pacific coast is one of the finest cruising waters in the world, and it is said that small craft of about 30 feet in length may cruise from Vancouver to Alaska, a distance of about two thousand miles, in sheltered water.
The motors in use at Nelson are purchased from different makers in Canada and the United States, and in some cases are bought together with the boats and sent in complete, while in other cases they are fitted in boats made at Nelson.
www.lesliefield.com /other_history/motor_boating_in_canada__1906.htm   (832 words)

  
 Coat of Arms of Canada - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Canada's coat of arms was proclaimed by King George V on April 30, 1921.
This is used by the Governor-General of Canada, representing the Queen of Canada.
And upon a Royal helmet mantled argent doubled gules the Crest, that is to say, On a wreath of the colours argent and gules a lion passant guardant or imperially crowned proper and holding in the dexter paw a maple leaf gules.
www.infosearchpoint.com /display/Royal_arms_of_Canada   (353 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Canada
ATHOLICITY IN Canada, or to be more exact, the Dominion of Canada, comprises all that part of North America north of the United States, with the exception of Newfoundland, Labrador, and Alaska.
In 1906 it was estimated by the Department of the Interior as 6,440,000.
Education in Canada is a provincial and not a federal matter.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/03227a.htm   (4095 words)

  
 Free Surname Search - Canada - Saskatchewan
1906 Census of the Northwest Provinces (Canada) : In order to track the high rates of population growth in western Canada, the Canadian government called for a special census of the prairie provinces (Manitoba, and the two newly created provinces of Saskatchewan, and Alberta).
Index to the 1906 Census of the Northwest Provinces (Canada.) An ongoing transcription project.
Rural Municipality of Maple Creek, Saskatchewan, Canada Cemeteries.
www.freesurnamesearch.com /search/canada/sken.html   (298 words)

  
 Projected Railways   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
1847 Canada c.118 - from Bytown to Britannia Mills and in the town of Fitzroy Harbour; operate vessels on the Ottawa River from Britannia to Fitzroy Harbour and Portage du Fort.
1906 Canada c.118 - subsidy for a branch line from at or near Sharbot Lake or from a point between Sharbot lake and Bathurst station to Carleton Place.
1900 Canada c.71 - from Ottawa to Brockville and to operate a ferry from Brockville across the River St. Lawrence to Morrisburg, NY; restrictions as to the operation of a street railway in Ottawa and location near Ottawa Electric Ry.
www.railways.incanada.net /candate/projected.html   (5824 words)

  
 Ionic Lodge (25 GRC) - Toronto, Ontario, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Aylesworth was born in Camdem Township, Upper Canada on November 27, 1854.
He achieved prominence when he was appointed Postmaster General of Canada in 1905.
He served as Minister of Labour in the Lourier Cabinet in 1905 and as Minister of Justice for Canada from 1906 to 1911.
www.geocities.com /lionelboxer/ionic/aylesworth.html   (212 words)

  
 SGW-1906 Census of Canada SASKATCHEWAN: Humboldt 13 Subdistrict 27
SGW-1906 Census of Canada SASKATCHEWAN: Humboldt 13 Subdistrict 27
Saskatchewan Gen Web as a personal and public non-commercial web site to assist genealogists and historians and those with an interest in the 1906 Census of the Northwestern provinces.This transcription is not made in affiliation with or with the endorsement of the national Archives of Canada.
1906 Census of the Northwest provinces Saskatchewan District 13 Humboldt Sub district No. 27.
www.rootsweb.com /~cansk/census/1906-Humboldt-27-1.html   (347 words)

  
 1906 Census - Transcriptions
Following are the Districts of the 1906 Census.
Interpreting the 1906 Census (abbreviations, symbols and other instructions to the original enumerators)
By following these suggestions it will be easier and faster for you to transcribe the image data, to prepare your transcriptions for posting on the website and preparation of a possible future hardcopy publication.
www.afhs.ab.ca /data/census/1906   (636 words)

  
 1906 in Canada -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
January 1 - Canada's first (A theater where films are shown) movie theatre The Ouimetoscope opens in (A city in southern Quebec province on the Saint Lawrence River; the largest city in Quebec and 2nd largest in Canada; the 2nd largest French-speaking city in the world) Montreal
May 23 - (The provincial capital and largest city of Saskatchewan) Regina decreed official capital of (One of the three prairie provinces in west central Canada) Saskatchewan
The Revillon Freres (A retail store serving a sparsely populated region; usually stocked with a wide variety of merchandise) trading post opens at (additional info and facts about Fort Saint John, British Columbia) Fort Saint John, British Columbia as competition against the (additional info and facts about Hudson's Bay Company) Hudson's Bay Company
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/1/19/1906_in_canada.htm   (309 words)

  
 Find in a Library: The revised statutes of Canada, 1906, proclaimed and published under the authority of the act 3 ...
Find in a Library: The revised statutes of Canada, 1906, proclaimed and published under the authority of the act 3 Edward VII., chap.
The revised statutes of Canada, 1906, proclaimed and published under the authority of the act 3 Edward VII., chap.
Publisher: Ottawa, Printed by S.E. Dawson, from the roll of the said revised statutes deposited in the Office of the clerk of the Parliaments, 1906.
www.worldcatlibraries.org /wcpa/ow/e3740756fa9b363b.html   (115 words)

  
 1906 Census of Canada
Assiniboia West, being that part of the electoral district of Assiniboia West within the province of Saskatchewan together with that part of the electoral district of Calgary which lies within the said province (see map in MrSid format)
This page links to 645 images on the National Archives of Canada 1906 Census website.
Constulation with the National Archives of Canada confirms that nothing can be done to obtain clearer images.
www.afhs.ab.ca /data/census/1906/saskatchewan/12   (2754 words)

  
 CANADA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Search the CANADA Family Message Boards at Ancestry.com (if available).
Search the CANADA Family Resource Center at RootsWeb.com (if available).
Find graves of people named CANADA at Find-a-Grave.com (or add one that you know).
www.worldhistory.com /surname/US/C/CANADA.htm   (160 words)

  
 Canadian Studies Research Guide
A comprehensive catalog of the holdings of over 800 research libraries in the United States and Canada.
Records extracted from the catalogues of the Bodleian Library, the British Library, the Library of Trinity College, Dublin, the National Library of Scotland, and the University Libraries of Cambridge and Newcastle and designed to provide a bibliographic record of British books published during the nineteenth century.
Toronto: Published in association with the Bibliographical ociety of Canada, 1960-.
www.library.yale.edu /humanities/canada/canabib.html   (1094 words)

  
 The Atlas of Canada - 1st Edition, 1906, Atlas of Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The First Edition of the Atlas of Canada was published as a bound volume in 1906.
There was a strong emphasis on tabular material, both on the map plates and on those plates containing exclusively graphical material.
Origin of the Population, 1901 [Eastern Canada] Map
atlas.gc.ca /site/english/maps/archives/1stedition   (245 words)

  
 Alpine Club of Canada - Centennial 1906 - 2006
These activities will take place throughout the year starting in Winnipeg in March 2006 with a gala dinner at the Fort Garry Hotel to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the club in 1906.
Nationally, Canada Post will issue a domestic postage stamp commemorating the club and Parks Canada will produce a Heritage play called “Elizabeth Parker and the Alpine Club”.
As you can see there will be something for everyone and we hope that you will join us in what we know will be a memorable year, whether it be at the national or section level.
www.alpineclubofcanada.ca /centennial   (412 words)

  
 Carleton County Towns and Communities
The church in Bloomfield is the United Church of Canada and the cemetery located right there (in route 550 and the Monticello, Maine Road) is called the Bloomfield United Church Cemetery.
One of the local people whose family has been here for years seems to think the name was derived from a captain or colonel Bloomfield and at one time could have been called "New Ireland" as a lot of Irish people settled here.
A Monograph of the Origins of Settlements in the Province of New Brunswick, printed in 1904, by Transactions of The Royal Society of Canada.
www.rootsweb.com /~nbcarlet/towns.html   (2488 words)

  
 Donald Farquhar Foote, b: 1903 - Charlottenburgh, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Born: 1871, Canada Marr: 1897 Died: 1957, Canada
Born: 5 JUL 1903 - Charlottenburgh, Glengarry County, Canada
Born: 1913, Canada Marr: 1936  Died: 1990, Canada
www.zylenko.com /ged/gp0.html   (345 words)

  
 Calendar - 1906
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa April 1906
The year 1906 is a normal year, with 365 days in total (Gregorian calendar)
Phases of the moon are calculated using UTC time.
www.timeanddate.com /calendar?year=1906&country=27   (262 words)

  
 Fifty Cents - Rare - Canada 1858 Large Cent VG   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Canada --1944-- Silver 50 cents George VI Half Dollar
CANADA COIN $0.50 CENTS FROM 1965 MS-64 (SILVER).
Canada --1939-- Silver 50 cents George VI low mintage
www.elnid.com /fifty-cents,c3384,12,ur.html   (174 words)

  
 John and Catherine Cassidy Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
31 Dec 1911, Ottawa, Canada and Powell Paul Wellington b.
15 Jun 1875, Ottawa, Canada and Anna b.
16 Jun 1944, Ottawa, Canada and Magdelen Wellington b.
www.panix.com /~cassidy/jcassidy/mcneiltree.html   (172 words)

  
 Vera Bertha Foote, b: 1906 - Milleroche, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Born: 1871, Canada Marr: 1897  Died: 1957, Canada
Born: 14 OCT 1906 - Milleroche, Ontario, Canada
Born: 24 JUN 1942 - Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada
www.zylenko.com /ged/gp130.html   (307 words)

  
 1906: Old Canada — British North America - col7621
1906: Old Canada — British North America - col7621
map of old Canada (Britisch Nordamerika) with it’s 7 provinces and 9 districts.
Printed by Bibliographisches Institut in Leipzig for Meyers, Germany, 1906.
www.rubylane.com /shops/curioshop/item/col7621   (63 words)

  
 Clara Irene Barge, b: 1906 - Caron, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Clara Irene Barge, b: 1906 - Caron, Canada
Marr: 20 MAR 1929 - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Born: 23 SEP 1906 - Caron, Saskatchewan, Canada
www.barge.ca /public/gp25.htm   (64 words)

  
 eBay - canada ad, Advertising, Postcards Paper items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
1960 Canada Dry Polar Bear in Water AD
1952 Canada Dry Water and Ginger Ale Ad "The Makings Of..
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search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=canada+ad&newu=1&krd=1   (475 words)

  
 Ralston Crawford (1906-1977)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Ralston Crawford was born in St. Catherines, Canada, in 1906, and moved to Buffalo, New York four years later.
In the 1920’s Crawford studied art at a number of schools, including the Otis Art Institute, Barnes School, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, and the Academies Scandinave and Julian in Paris.
Karges Fine Art buys and sells paintings by Ralston Crawford
www.kargesfineart.com /links/Ralston-Crawford.htm   (157 words)

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