Post-Confederation Canada (1867-1914)
Post-Confederation Canada (1867–1914) refers to the period in Canada immediately following Canadian Confederation in 1867, up to the outbreak of World War I in 1914.
In the 1860s, the British were...
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Klondike Gold Rush - The Search for Gold
http://www.mccord-museum.qc.ca/en/keys/webtours/tourID/GE_P2_5_EN Off to the Klondike! The Search for Gold William R. Morrison, University of Northern Brit...
Canadian Confederation
Canadian Confederation (French: Confédération canadienne) was the process by which the federal Dominion of Canada was formed on July 1, 1867. On that day, three British colonies became four provi...
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Red River Rebellion
The Red River Rebellion (or the Red River Resistance, Red River Uprising, or First Riel Rebellion) was the sequence of events related to the 1869 establishment of a provisional government by the Métis...
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National Policy
The National Policy was a Canadian economic program introduced by John A. Macdonald's Conservative Party in 1876 and put into action in 1879. It called for high tariffs on imported manufactured items ...
North-West Rebellion
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into present-day Alberta and Manitoba. The Métis conflict area is circle...
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Manitoba Schools Question
The Manitoba Schools Question (French: Question des écoles du Manitoba) was a political crisis in the Canadian Province of Manitoba that occurred late in the 19th century, involving publicly funded se...
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Klondike Gold Rush
139°26′10″W / 64.05694°N 139.43611°W / 64.05694; -139.43611The Klondike Gold Rush was a migration by an estimated 100,000 prospectors to the Klondike region of the Yukon in no...
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Mining methods of the Klondike Gold Rush
139°19′32″W / 63.92750°N 139.32556°W / 63.92750; -139.32556
During the gold rush some gold was found in the creek beds, but most was in the valley gravels near and in bedr...
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Cultural legacy of the Klondike Gold Rush
The Klondike Gold Rush is commemorated through film, literature, historical parks etc.
Amongst the many to take part in the gold rush was writer Jack London, whose books White Fang, The Call of th...
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Fathers of Confederation
The Fathers of Confederation are the 36 people who attended at least one of the Charlottetown (23 attendees) and Quebec (33) Conferences in 1864 and the London Conference of 1866 (16) in England, prec...
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British North America Acts
The British North America Acts 1867–1975 are the original names of a series of Acts at the core of the constitution of Canada. They were enacted by the Parliament of the United Kingdom and the Parliam...
London Conference of 1866
The London Conference was held in the United Kingdom and began on 4 December 1866, and it was the final in a series of conferences or debates that led to Canadian confederation in 1867. Sixteen delega...
Battle of Duck Lake
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into Alberta and Manitoba.The Métis conflict area is circled in black.Th...
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Quebec Resolutions
The Quebec Resolutions, also known as the seventy-two resolutions, were a set of proposals drafted at the Quebec Conference of 1864, which laid out the framework for the Canadian Constitution.They wer...
Quebec Conference, 1864
The Quebec Conference was the second meeting held in 1864 to discuss Canadian Confederation.The 23 delegates from the Province of Canada, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island had agree...
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Charlottetown Conference
The Charlottetown Conference was held in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island for representatives from the colonies of British North America to discuss Canadian Confederation. The conference took place...
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Battle of Loon Lake
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into Alberta and Manitoba.The Battle of Loon Lake concluded the North-We...
Battle of Frenchman's Butte
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into Alberta and Manitoba.The Battle of Frenchman's Butte, fought on May...
Battle of Batoche
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into Alberta and Manitoba.The Métis conflict area is circled in black.Th...
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Battle of Cut Knife
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into Alberta and Manitoba.The Battle of Cut Knife, fought on May 2, 1885...
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Battle of Fish Creek
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into Alberta and Manitoba.The Métis conflict area is circled in black.Th...
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Battle of Fort Pitt
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into Alberta and Manitoba.The Battle of Fort Pitt (in Saskatchewan) was ...
Frog Lake Massacre
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into Alberta and Manitoba.The Frog Lake Massacre was part of the Cree up...
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Looting of Battleford
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into Alberta and Manitoba.The Looting of Battleford began at the end of ...
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Wolseley Expedition
The Wolseley Expedition was a military force authorized by Sir John A. Macdonald to confront Louis Riel and the Métis in 1870, during the Red River Rebellion, at the Red River Colony in what is now th...
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