Indeed, Catholics in Lower Canada
had gotten rather used to state support for their religion by the time of Confederation.
At the end of 1828, they deemed it prudent to answer the calls from Lower Canada
and to set an example in their own province.
Special acknowledgment to the project partners IISD, Schools on Board, ArcticNet, University of Manitoba, and Lower Canada
There is a chapter on shifting political identities in Upper and Lower Canada
, but it would be a pleasure to read more of taxer's critical reflections.
See also John Palmer, Journal of Travels in the United States of North America, and in Lower Canada
, Performed in the Year 1817 (London: Sherwood.
Baldwin in Upper Canada and LaFontaine in Lower Canada
focused Canadian political aspirations on a single principle: that Canadians were entitled to the same rights Britons held in Britain.
For high school his parents sent him to Lower Canada
College, a private school in Montreal.
Pierson described in his magisterial Tocqueville and Beaumont in America (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1938), they travelled extensively (from New York, lower Canada
, and the Ohio River Valley to Memphis, New Orleans, Washington, and Philadelphia), took detailed notes, and wrote back home to their families and friends about their impressions of America (Beaumont's letters were published in Lettres d'Amerique 1831-1832, Paris: PUF, 1973).
There are brochures published between 1767 and 1840 regarding trials that took place in Quebec / Lower Canada
But as early as the late eighteenth century in the Maritimes, and slightly later in Upper and Lower Canada
, cultural as much as spiritual and social revival motivated women to publish or circulate their poetry, found literary journals (often short-lived), and record their experiences of travel or settlement.
Even on a popular topic such as the Rebellions of Upper and Lower Canada
, of the dozen or so fiction books in print, there has been little written in the last few years and virtually no non-fiction specifically on that period for children.
Grant's birth and family history, his upbringing by paternal relatives in Lower Canada
and his return to the fur trade in his teens absorb the first part of the memoir.