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Notes (RailWay Canada) EthanMuise

In 1871, British Columbia was lured into the confederation with the promise of  a traditional railway within 10 years.

Canadian History 11 4 weeks 20 min ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Muise780
notes for #3

the role for the canadian rail it was orignaly made to concet eastern side of canada to BC. BC said that they would join canada if they could make a railway from east to west. the railway was finally completed in 1885.

4 weeks 36 min ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Ellis260
heartland and hinterland

heartland-a region that is the economic centre of a country or empire 

hinterland- a region that provides the resources needed by the heartland 

the king would typically be up in the heartland

Canadian History 11 4 weeks 1 day ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Hazelto818
Sir John A. Macdonald

Sir John A. Macdonals was the Canadian prime minister but when he lost the election, Alexander Mackenzie took his place. But when Alexander was prime minister, businesses were failing, people were unimployed and Canada wasn't making any money.

Canadian History 11 4 weeks 1 day ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry halliesurette
Canadian history development (timeline)

1497- cabot reaches the grand banks of Newfoundland marking the begining of the cod fisherie

1543- contact between east coast Aboriginal and cartier marks the begining of fur trade

1670- royal charter creates Hudson's Bay company

1811- timber trade flourishes

Canadian History 11 4 weeks 1 day ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Hazelto818
The Evolution of the Canadian Economy (timeline)

1497 – John Cabot reached Newfoundland and began the fish trade between “The New Land” and The British Empire

1543 - Contact between colonialists and Aboriginal people  - fur trade is shaping

1 month 21 hours ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry smolinski
Biography of 2 or more Soilders

Leo Clarke 1892-1916

Canadian History 11 1 month 4 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Huston390
Corporal Barron & Major-General George Randolph Pearkes.

Corporal Barron was born in Boyndie, Banffshire, Scotland, in 1893. He immigrated to Canada in 1910 and enlisted with the Canadian Expeditionary Force in Toronto in 1914. Barron was serving with the 3rd Battalion on November, 1917, at the battle of Passchendaele.

Canadian History 11 1 month 4 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Sears899
WW2 Veteran Harold John LeBlanc

Harold Leblanc was born on March 4th 1922. He was the son of Odillon and Rose Clara. He had three children with his wife Anette Leblanc. His children are Leo, Niel and Kevin, and he also had a sister Margaret. He was a farmer, a fisherman and he was also a carpenter.

Canadian History 11 1 month 4 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry halliesurette
canadian war stories

this war story was told by walter joseph beck he was born on 1903 march 15 in upper propect halifax county ns when he enisted i was may 18 1918

1 month 4 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Ellis260
Notes on soldiers

Andrew Spicer

Canadian History 11 1 month 4 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Blades608
World war 1 soldiers

      Baron Manfred Von Richthofen. (1892-1918) The ‘Red Baron’ who was the top flying ace of the war. He is credited with 80 air combat victories, despite flying in a highly visible red aircraft. He was killed in April 1918.

Canadian History 11 1 month 4 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Allen429
WW1 notes

       When war broke out in 1914, Canada quickly decieded to help britain. Most Canadians believed it would be brief war. No one was prepared for the four years of bloodshed that lay ahead. In the pat, wars had been timited to fighting by small proessional amies.

Canadian History 11 1 month 5 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Allen429
Copyright

 

Business Tech 11 1 month 5 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry bdr090474
Copyright Infringement

Copyright Infringment is bad. Stealing people's work and claiming it as yours is bad.  Give  credit to the authors, so you don't steal and you can be a decent human being.

Business Tech 11 1 month 5 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry hanlon321
government structures in first Canadian nations societies

In what ways is the aboriginal world view reflected in thier goverment?

   Aboriganal societices contained all the elements of polical communities and nationhood, thier own cultures, languages, values, heritage, and territoriltiy. 

1 month 6 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Hattie136
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consrciption

you were frorced against your will to be in the army if you to skinny or weak  they would find a job for you in the army.

1 month 6 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Ellis260
WWII controversies

Conscription

-again, people were forced to join army and didn't like it

War measures act

-People from enemy countires like japan and germany were forced to register with the police

-some eventually lost citizenship

Internment of japanese canadians

Canadian History 11 1 month 6 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Blades608
Notes on world war two

-The league of nations adopted a policy of appeasement towards hitler.

Canadian History 11 1 month 1 week ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry halliesurette
WWII Notes

Definitions:

Great Depression- The worldwide economic downturn that lasted from 1929 until 1939.

Imperialism: The policy of extending the rule of one country over other countries or territories.

 

 

Canadian History 11 1 month 1 week ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Huston390
WWI controversies + definitions

White man's war

-aboriginal and african-canadians weren't allowed to serve in the king's army until 1945.

-reason was "because they may be mistreated in war camps"

 

War measures act

Canadian History 11 1 month 6 days ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Blades608
NOTES WWI

·         The Battle of the Somme began early on the morning of July 1, 1916. It was the bloodiest battle in the WW I history. Canadians soldiers fought as a part of British land forces.

1 month 1 week ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry smolinski
World War I video notes
  • Immigrants are forced to fight.
  • 60,000 canadians died in battle out of a population of 8 million. 
  • English is the language of the amry. 
  • Japanese have to fight to enlish.
  • First nations and the blacks also strugle as well to join.
Canadian History 11 1 month 1 week ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Allen429
WWI

African-Canadians, Japanese-Canadians, and Aboriginal people all had difficulty being allowed into the military

Immigrants from enemy countries were closely monitered

alcohol was eventually outlawed, except for religous, research or prescription puropses

Canadian History 11 1 month 1 week ago 2 weeks 2 days ago Blog entry Blades608
Canada - WWI

CBC Production: Ordeal by Fire, Part 1

Left off 1st class - 29m 12s

Canadian History 11 1 month 1 week ago 1 month 1 week ago Link MrCooke

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