Historical Essays on Upper Canada

Historical Essays on Upper Canada

New Perspectives

Book - 1989
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This collection of articles provides a fresh look at the multi-faceted history of Upper Canada. As well as new perspectives on themes in economic, social and political history, essays are included on topics of concern to contemporary scholars such as native peoples, the status of women, crime, education and religion.
Publisher: Ottawa : Carleton University Press, 1989
ISBN: 9780886290702
Branch Call Number: 971.302/HIS
Alternative Title: The dispossession of the Mississauga Indians : a missing chapter in the early history of Upper Canada / Donald B. Smith
The disposition to settle : the Royal HIghland emigrants and Loyalist settlement in Upper Canada, 1984 / Christopher Moore
Geographical aspects of land specualtion in Essex County to 1825 : the strategy of particular individuals / John Clarke
Forest into farmland : Upper Canadian clearing rates, 1822-1839 / Peter A. Russell
Peopling Glengarry County : the Scottish origins of a Canadian community / Marianne McLean
Migration, pioneer settlement, and the life course : the first families / Darrell A. Norris
Irish immigrants and the "critical years" in Eastern Ontario : the case of Montague Township, 1821-1881 / Glenn J. Lockwood
The internal economy of Upper Canada : new evidence on agricultural marketing before 1850 / Douglas McCalla
Class conflict on the canals of Upper Canada in the 1840s / Ruth Bleasdale
Paupers and poor relief in Upper Canada / Rainer Baehre
Preconditions of the Canadian state : educational reform and the construction of a public in Upper Canada, 1837-1846 / Bruce Curtis
Bureaucracy vs. Community? : the origins of bureaucratic procedure in the Upper Canadian school system / R. D. Gidney and D. A. Lawr
Option for elite women in early Upper Canadian society : the case of the Powell Family / Katherine McKenna
Town fathers and urban continuity : the roots of community power and physical form in Hamilton, Upper Canada in the 1830s / Michael Doucet and John C. Weaver
Donald Bethune's steamboat business : a study of Upper Canadian commercial and financial practice / Peter Baskerville
An enduring Canadian myth : Government and Family Compact / Graeme Patterson
The Oligarchy of the Western District of Upper Canada 1788-1841 / Frederick H. Armstrong
Egerton Ryerson and the Methodist model for Upper Canada / Goldwin S. French
Crime in the London District, 1828-1837 : a case study of the effect of the 1833 reform in Upper Canadian penal law / John D. Blackwell


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