Cartier calls the River the Saint Lawrence River because he landed there on Saint Lawrence's feast day.
Code Noir ordered all Jews out of French colonial empire; defined slavery rules, and allowed only Roman Catholic as a religion
King's Road is the oldest road in Canada and is a great tourist attraction. It links Quebec City, Montreal and Trois-Rivières.
Britain recognizes Quebec's language, religion, and law.
The Constitutional Act creates two provinces: Upper Canada and Lower Canada.
Border line was established as a result of the war of 1812 between the British, Americans, and Canadians..
In 1837 and 1838, insurrections exploded in Lower and Upper Canada. The patriots led by Louis-Joseph Papineau attacked the government in hopes of reform.
The Union Act unites Upper and Lower Canada in one province.
The British North America Act unites the provinces of Ontario, Québec, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick into a federation.
Act expanded provincial boundaries - included land of the aboriginal Cree
This replaces the Union Jack as Quebec's flag.
A period of major social reforms begins.
His rule created his political party the Parti québécois, and led to a proposal that was shot down several times to unite Quebec with the rest of Canada.
Proposal that was rejected was to bring sovereignty and partnership with Quebec and the rest of Canada
Agreement signed between the Quebec government and the company Cree over an almost 30 year long court case.