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American ancien notaire annual subscriber appointed Archives Bishop's palace Canadian catalogue Cathedral City of Quebec Council Daniel Wilkie died documents Dominion elected English established Faribault Fraser French gentlemen Geological Survey Government Governor grant Henry Jessop Historical Society Historique de Québec history of Canada Hugh Findlay Institute J. A. Panet J. M. LeMoine James Douglass James Monk January Journal L. J. Papineau letters Librarian Library of Parliament Literary and Historical London Lower Canada Malcolm Fraser manuscript copy manuscript of Matiere meeting Memoires ment Montreal Morrin College number of volumes old Quebec Library paper Paris Parliament Buildings printed proprietors public libraries purchased Quebec Gazette Quebec Herald Quebec High School Quebec Library Association Quebec Mercury resided retired Revd river St Robert Hunter Robert Lester Royal Secretary Seminary series was published siege of Quebec Society of Quebec street Stuart Sturton subscription tion Trustees Voyages
Page 50 - of Abbe H. Verreau at Montreal, to whose kindness I " owe the opportunity of examining it. In substance it " differs little from the printed work, though the language " and the arrangement often vary from it. The author, " whoever he may have been, was deeply versed in
Page 51 - Considerations sur 1'etat present du Canada (1758)," 29 p. 4. " Histoire du Canada par M. 1'abbe de Belmont," 36 p. 5. " Relation du siege de Quebec en 1759 par une religieuse de 1'Hopital General de Quebec," 24 p. 6. " Jugement impartial sur les operations militaires de la Campagne en Canada en 1759,
Page 32 - On January 7th, 1779, this advertisement appeared in the Quebec Gazette :— " A subscription has been commenced for establishing a " publick library for the city and district of Quebec. It has " met with the approbation of His Excellency the Governor " and of the Bishop, and it is hoped that the institution, so " particularly useful in this country, will be generally
Page 50 - A manuscript which seems to be the " original draft of this valuable document was' preserved at " the Bastile, and, with other papers, was thrown into the " street when that castle was destroyed. They were
Page 52 - Cartier, le Sieur de Roberval, Jean Alphonse de " Xaintonge, etc.—suivis de la description de Quebec et de " ses environs en 1608, et de divers extraits relativement " au lieu de 1'hivernement de Jacques
Page 42 - hereinafter made and contained. Be it " therefore ordained and enacted by His Excellency the " Governor of the Province of Lower Canada, by and with
Page 43 - of purchasing, holding and conveying any " estate, real or personal, for the use of said
Page 54 - Recueil de ce qui s'est passe en Canada au sujet de la guerre, tant les Anglais que les Iroquois, depuis
Page 73 - 7. Letter from Colonel Henry Caldwell, to General Murray, dated 15th June, 1776, containing an account of the siege of Quebec by the Americans, during the winter of 1775-76. All of the above five volumes have been published by our society with the exception of Vol. II and parts 3 and 6 of Vol. V, which I believe have been published in Montreal. Quebec, 31st Dec., 1888.