Category Archives: Treaty

The Navajo and Code Talkers

The Navajo and Code Talkers The Navajo migrated to the American Southwest from points further north somewhere between A. D. 1000-1300. Once settled, the Navajo learned farming and weaving; they later acquired livestock sheep and goats, from the Spanish and … Continue reading

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The summation and a brief history of New France

The summation and a brief history of New France as a backdrop to my lineage of the Beaugrands Nouvelle-France was the area colonized by France with the exploration by Jacques Cartier in 1534 and ending with the cession of New … Continue reading

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The Chinese emigrants who help build our railroads across the United States (part 3)

The Chinese emigrants who help build our railroads across the United States (part 3) At first, only a handful of Chinese came, mainly as merchants, former sailors, to America. The first Chinese people of this wave arrived in the United … Continue reading

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Guadeloupe

Guadeloupe is an overseas region of France in the Caribbean. It consists of six inhabited islands, Basse-Terre, Grande-Terre, Marie-Galante, La Désirade, and the Îles des Saintes, as well as many uninhabited islands and outcroppings. The islands were first populated by … Continue reading

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The Province of Quebec

  Treaty of Paris (1783) Lower Canada                                                Upper Canada The Province of Quebec It is and was … Continue reading

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The Events Leading to the American Revolution

The Events Leading to the American Revolution The French and Indian War was the North American conflict in a larger imperial war between Great Britain and France known as the Seven Years’ War. The French and Indian War began in … Continue reading

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ANNEXATION OF THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS

ANNEXATION OF THE HAWAllAN ISLANDS The history of the Hawaiian Island The first known settlers of the Hawaiian Islands were Polynesian voyagers who arrived sometime in the eighth century, and in the early 18th century the first American traders came … Continue reading

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TREATY WITH RUSSIA

  TREATY WITH RUSSIA (1867) [The risk of encroachment by Russia had been one of the causes which induced President Monroe to give official utterance to the “Monroe Doctrine.” After his statement, Russia ceased from attempts to increase her influence … Continue reading

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