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political career of Sir Hector Langevin.

Barbara Jean Lovat Fraser

political career of Sir Hector Langevin.

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Published in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Langevin, Hector, -- Sir, -- 1826-1906.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination241 leaves.
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19666293M


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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Sir Hector-Louis Langevin, Member of Parliament for Dorchester, Quebec, and Minister of Public Works.

Ottawa, July As a member of the Great Coalition, Hector-Louis Langevin attended all three conferences leading to Confederation in. Hector-Louis Langevin: | | | ||Sir Hector-Louis Langevin|| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and.

Even though Langevin’s political career ended in utter disgrace, it was indeed outstanding by reason of its long duration and its intensity.

It was the career of an intelligent, ambitious, loyal, and obstinate man, who contributed to the birth and development of Canada as a Father of Confederation, a pillar of the Conservative party, and a cabinet minister for nearly 30 years. OTTAWA, Ontario, Aug -- The political situation is somewhat altered by Sir Hector Langovin's resignation of the portfolio of Public Works.

The Langevin family papers in the ANQ-Q (P) include a file of 31 letters from Royal to Sir Hector-Louis Langevin, as well as scattered correspondence in other files. Royal’s published writing appeared mostly in the press, particularly in the newspapers he edited: La Minerve, L’Ordre, L’Écho du Cabinet de lecture paroissial, and Le.

He began his political career inwhen he was defeated by Sir Hector Langevin by a small majority. In he was elected to the Legislature from the St. James division of.

Sir Hector-Louis Langevin, (Aug - J ) was a Canadian lawyer, politician and one of the Fathers of Confederation. Early life and education. Langevin was born in Quebec City in He studied law and was called to the bar in Political career.

Inhe was elected to the municipal council of Quebec City and was mayor from to Hector-Louis Langevin, a Father of Confederation, was a prominent member of John A. Macdonald's cabinet.

Inas public works minister, he allocated $43, for the construction of three. No event in his long political career so defined Macdonald’s legacy as the hanging of Riel (see Sections and ). As one French-Canadian Tory MP from Montreal said, “Sir John saw the dawn of his political career lit by the glow from the burning parliament buildings in Montreal; its sunset will fade behind the gallows in Regina.”Author: John Douglas Belshaw.

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book Confédération canadienne () by Andrée Désilets (Book) Speech of Mr. J.D. Edgar, M.P., in the House of Commons, July 3rd, on the McGreevy conspiracy trial and the charges against Sir Hector Langevin and Sir Adolphe Caron by J.

D Edgar (). Sir Hector Louis Langevin's political career touched the heights - and the depths. He was born in Quebec, Aug. 25,the son of Lt.-Col.

Jean Langevin. He became a lawyer, studying for a time in the Montreal office of Sir Georges-Etienne Cartier and was called to the bar of Lower Canada in   Sir Hector-Louis Langevin Born in Quebec City, Langevin was called to the bar of Lower Canada in For 10 years, he served in the Canadian.

A direct descendent of Sir Hector Louis Langevin, a “Father” of the Canadian Confederation, Marc’s family also included Sir Thomas Chapais, a familiar name in Canadian history.

During his early teen years in boarding school in Quebec, Marc built radios for his schoolmates that he constructed of empty toilet paper rolls, metallic rosary.

LANGELIER, Sir FRANÇOIS (baptized François-Xavier), lawyer, professor, journalist, politician, lieutenant governor, and author; b. 24 Dec.

in Sainte-Rosalie, Lower Canada, son of Louis-Sébastien Langelier, a farmer, and Julie-Esther Casault; m. first 2 Feb. Virginie Légaré in the parish of Saint-Roch at Quebec, and they had four children, three of whom died young; m.

Sir Hector-Louis Langevin, PC KCMG CB QC (Aug – J ) was a Canadian lawyer, politician and one of the Fathers of Confederation. He also had an important role to play in the establishment of the Canadian Indian residential school system. The Langevin Bridge and Langevin School are both named after Sir Hector-Louis Langevin, one of the 36 fathers of confederation.

We apologize, but this video has failed to : Evan Radford. During the session of the political career of Sir Hector Langevin, the leader of the Liberal-Conservative party in French Canada, was seriously affected by certain facts disclosed before the committee of privileges and elections.

This committee had been ordered by the house of commons to inquire into charges made by Mr. Israel Tarte against5/6. Email this Article Hector Monro, Baron Monro of Langholm. The resignation of Sir Hector Langevin has proved to be a veritable bombshell in political circles.

It was totally unexpected at this stage of the proceedings, and is the absorbing topic of. The Canadian Historical Review offers an analysis of the ideas, people, and events that have molded Canadian society and institutions into their present state. Canada's past is examined from a vast and multicultural perspective to provide a thorough assessment of all influences.

As a source for penetrating, authoritative scholarship, giving the sort of in-depth background necessary for. InI wrote a book on the long history of political patronage in Canada, Spoils of Power, in which I described Langevin hip-deep in the pervasive spoils system.

Ironically, Langevin's political downfall came after a contractor whom he had favoured ratted on him. Sir Hector-Louis Langevin, KCMG CB PC QC (Aug – J ) was a Canadian lawyer, politician and one of the Fathers of Confederation.

Contents 1 Early life and education. Hector Langevin, Sir; Thomas McGreevy: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Liberal Party of Canada. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Caption title: To the electors of the Dominion of Canada.

Attributed to the Liberal Party (Canada)--Canadiana   The report noted that Sir Hector Langevin, a father of Confederation and minister of public works in the late s, was a chief architect of Canada’s residential school Author: Douglas Quan.

LANGEVIN, Sir HECTOR LOUIS (–), Canadian statesman, born at Quebec on 25 Augustwas son of Lieut.-colonel Jean Langevin, a Quebec merchant, of Anjou stock, who had served as assistant and secretary to Lord Gosfoid, governor-general of Canada, and had been for a time corresponding clerk of crown lands.

OTTAWA, Aug. -- Parliamentary committees are still engaged investigating the charges of bribery preferred against Sir Hector Langevin, Minister of Public Works, and his political friends. Half a block away, the Langevin Block—the building where the Prime Minister’s Office is actually located, will be renamed the Office of the Prime Minister and the Privy Council.

The building was originally named after Sir Hector-Louis Langevin, the first Superintendent-General of Indian Affairs. No event in his long political career so defined Macdonald’s legacy as the hanging of Riel (see Sections and ).As one French-Canadian Tory MP from Montreal said, “Sir John saw the dawn of his political career lit by the glow from the burning parliament buildings in Montreal; its sunset will fade behind the gallows in Regina.”.

Honour Indigenous Heroes Instead of Debating Macdonald: Sinclair His political career spanned almost half a century. Sir Hector-Louis Langevin was. The Pacific Scandal (–73) was the first major political scandal in Canada after AprilPrime Minister Sir John A.

Macdonald and senior members of his Conservative government were accused of accepting election funds from shipping magnate Sir Hugh Allan in exchange for the contract to build the transcontinental Canadian Pacific Railway.

Joseph-Israël Tarte, PC (Janu – Decem ) was a Canadian politician and journalist. Tarte came to prominence as editor of several newspapers, Le Canadien, L'Événement, La Patrie and the Quebec Daily was initially a follower of Sir George-Étienne Cartier before hardening into a conservative ultramontanist supporter of Church intervention into politics but Preceded by: Louis-Georges Desjardins.

By the age of 22 he had handled obstetric cases. He practiced medicine periodically throughout his political career (and served as the first president of the Canadian Medical Association). He entered Nova Scotian politics in as a protégé of James William or General: The Earl of Aberdeen. Sir Hector-Louis Langevin, was a Canadian lawyer, politician and one of the Fathers of Confederation.

Honoré Mercier was a lawyer, journalist and politician in Quebec, Canada. He was the ninth Premier of Quebec from Janu to Decemas.

Sir Wilfird Laurier Chapleau, Sir Hector-Louis Langevin, and Sir Adolphe-Philippe Caron. In September and October Laurier spoke at no fewer than six public meetings, but the most telling at the time was his great address at the Champ-de-Mars in Montreal on 22 November, only six days after Riel had been hanged.

In the autumn of   Sir George-Étienne Cartier, co-premier of the Province of Canada, lawyer, rebel, railway promoter, politician, Father of Confederation (born 6 September in Saint-Antoine, Lower Canada; died 20 May in London, England).A former rebel against the government (see Rebellions of ), Cartier also served as Canada's first minister of militia and defence.

Flag as Inappropriate. Major Sir Hector Joseph Richard Clayton, ED (3 June – 18 July ) was an Australian politician, solicitor and soldier.

He was a member of the New South Wales Legislative Council for 36 years from to representing the Liberal Party and its predecessor, the United Australia Party, becoming Leader of the New South Wales Opposition in the Legislative Council from until Battles/wars: World War I, Gallipoli Campaign, Western .Joseph-Aldric Ouimet, PC (baptised Aldric) ( – ) was a Canadian parliamentarian.

Ouimet was first elected to the House of Commons of Canada in an by-election as Member of Parliament for Laval, was a Liberal-Conservative and supporter of the government of Sir John A. Macdonald. After being educated in a seminary, and a brief career as a journalist Governor General: Marquess of Lansdowne, The Lord.

Don’t change name of Langevin BridgeRe: “Mayor looking at new name for bridge,” June Sir Hector Langevin, Father of Confederation, and a .