|Statement||calculated by Major Williams of the Royal Artillery.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 microfiche (21 fr.).|
|Number of Pages||21|
The ready reckoner for the province of Quebec, Nova-Scotia and the States of America [electronic resource]: containing easy rules for converting the different currencies of sterling, army, Quebec or Halifax, and the States of America into each other /Author: fl. Edward Williams. Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents: Travels and Explorations of the French Jesuit Missionaries among the Indians of Canada and Northern and North-western States of the United States, – 73 Volumes. – Reprint, Washington, DC, USA: Microcard Foundation, Quebec, French Québec, eastern province of Canada. Constituting nearly one-sixth of Canada’s total land area, Quebec is the largest of Canada’s 10 provinces in area and is second only to Ontario in population. Its capital, Quebec city, is the oldest city in Canada. The name Quebec, first bestowed on the city in and derived from an Algonquian word meaning “where the river narrows. The Transition Year Program was designed for First Nations and African Canadian adults to redress educational inequities faced by members of the First Nations and African Canadian communities. The Indigenous Blacks and Mi'kmaq Initiative was established with the purpose of reducing discrimination by increasing the representation of Indigenous.
Before it was known as Nova Scotia, the province formed part of Mi’kma’ki and then of Acadie. This book provides a concise history of the province to the beginning of the 21st century. “The history of Nova Scotia,” says the author, “is not quaint. It is made up of the efforts of people of many backgrounds to make their way as best they could. Nova Scotia has rested uneasily in the Dominion of Canada since its inception. Indeed, except for a brief period during the Laurier regime when it appeared that the province might achieve a higher destiny within the federation, a feeling of injustice and a sense of . TOC The Road To Being Canada () Chap Charlottetown And Quebec Conferences. The union of the province of Nova Scotia to another province or other provinces, is a notion that was expressed early-on, I suspect, by a number of people; it was certainly a notion which Uniacke had, as early as D. After the war, in , the mainland of Nova Scotia was carved into a new entity, New Brunswick, for these American refugees. When Canada became a nation in , both Nova Scotia .
Quebec - Quebec - History: The origins of Quebec go back to –35, when the French explorer Jacques Cartier landed at present-day Gaspé and took possession of the land in the name of the king of France. Cartier brought with him the 16th-century European traditions of mercantile expansion to a land where a few thousand Indians (First Nations) and Inuit (the Arctic people of Canada known as. Acadian refugees who went to the Magdelen Islands had come primarily from Ile St-Jean (today's Prince Edward Island), and from Miquelon. The Magdalen Islands are located in the center of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, and were discovered by Jacques Cartier, who had stopped here in during his exploration of the Gulf and the Gaspe region. Today, the Mi'kmaq live throughout the province. Nova Scotia has 13 Mi'kmaq First Nations with community populations ranging from in the Annapolis Valley First Nation to 4, in the Eskasoni First Nation. In total, there registered Indians in Nova Scotia and of these, 5, live off-reserve (Source: Aboriginal Affairs and. Nova Scotia was heavily involved in the American Revolution (Nova Scotia included present-day New Brunswick until this colony was created after the war). The American Revolution (–) had a significant impact on shaping Nova Scotia, "the 14th American Colony". At the beginning, there was ambivalence in Nova Scotia over whether the colony should join the Americans in the war against.