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The Resource Les Écossais : the pioneer Scots of Lower Canada, 1763-1855, Lucille H. Campey

Les Écossais : the pioneer Scots of Lower Canada, 1763-1855, Lucille H. Campey

Label
Les Écossais : the pioneer Scots of Lower Canada, 1763-1855
Title
Les Écossais
Title remainder
the pioneer Scots of Lower Canada, 1763-1855
Statement of responsibility
Lucille H. Campey
Title variation
Pioneer Scots of Lower Canada, 1763-1855
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first fully documented account, produced in modern times, of the migration of Scots to Lower Canada. Scots were in the forefront of the early influx of British settlers, which began in the late eighteenth century. John Nairne and Malcolm Fraser were two of the first Highlanders to make their mark on the province, arriving at La Malbaie soon after the Treaty of Paris in 1763. By the early 1800s many Scottish settlements had been formed along the north side of the Ottawa River, in the Chateauguay Valley to the southwest of Montreal, and in the Gaspe region. Then, as economic conditio
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Campey, Lucille H
Dewey number
971.4/0049163
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
F1055.S4
LC item number
C36 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scots
  • Québec (Province)
  • Scotland
  • Québec (Province)
  • Écossais
  • Québec (Province)
  • Écosse
  • Québec (Province)
  • HISTORY
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Scots
  • Québec
  • Scotland
Label
Les Écossais : the pioneer Scots of Lower Canada, 1763-1855, Lucille H. Campey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 268-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Tables & Figures""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Preface""; ""Abbreviations""; ""One: The Problems of Conquest""; ""Two: Early Arrivals, 1763â€?1803""; ""Three: North of the Ottawa River""; ""Four: South and West of Montréal""; ""Five: The Eastern Townships""; ""Six: The Gaspé Scots""; ""Seven: The Atlantic Crossing""; ""Eight: Québec's Scottish Heritage""; ""Appendix I: Passenger Lists for the Helen of Irvine, Jean of Irvine and Friends of John Saltcoats, which sailed from Fort William to Québec in June, 1802""
  • ""Appendix II: List of the inhabitants of New Glasgow who signed a petition in support of the Earl of Dalhousie, 1827""""Appendix III: List of the inhabitants of Hinchinbrook, Godmanchester and the St. Regis Indian Reservation lands who signed a petition in support of the Earl of Dalhousie, 1827""; ""Appendix IV: Ship Crossings from Scotland to Québec, 1785â€?1855""; ""Appendix V: Characteristics of vessels listed in Appendix IV""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""
  • ""R""""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""About the Author""
Control code
647925656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781459711167
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
aeaeb389-93f0-46da-89da-386a23a9540a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647925656
Label
Les Écossais : the pioneer Scots of Lower Canada, 1763-1855, Lucille H. Campey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 268-282) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Tables & Figures""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Preface""; ""Abbreviations""; ""One: The Problems of Conquest""; ""Two: Early Arrivals, 1763â€?1803""; ""Three: North of the Ottawa River""; ""Four: South and West of Montréal""; ""Five: The Eastern Townships""; ""Six: The Gaspé Scots""; ""Seven: The Atlantic Crossing""; ""Eight: Québec's Scottish Heritage""; ""Appendix I: Passenger Lists for the Helen of Irvine, Jean of Irvine and Friends of John Saltcoats, which sailed from Fort William to Québec in June, 1802""
  • ""Appendix II: List of the inhabitants of New Glasgow who signed a petition in support of the Earl of Dalhousie, 1827""""Appendix III: List of the inhabitants of Hinchinbrook, Godmanchester and the St. Regis Indian Reservation lands who signed a petition in support of the Earl of Dalhousie, 1827""; ""Appendix IV: Ship Crossings from Scotland to Québec, 1785â€?1855""; ""Appendix V: Characteristics of vessels listed in Appendix IV""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""
  • ""R""""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""About the Author""
Control code
647925656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781459711167
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
aeaeb389-93f0-46da-89da-386a23a9540a
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647925656

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