Matching Articles"18th Century" (Total 258)

  • Overview of the women who lived at Government House and biography of Demasduit (1796-1820).
  • This article is about the agricultural communities found in Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • This article is about the Congregational Church in Newfoundland, it's origins and ultimate merger with the Presbyterian church
  • Creed and culture of the Irish immigrant population in Newfoundland from 1784-1830.
  • Preserving the culture of the Eastport Peninsula, a peninsula located in Newfoundland.
  • A permanent population in the Salvage-Barrow Harbour area from the 1780s up to the 1820s was created by families who came to fish for cod.
  • France was one of the earliest European nations to engage in the migratory fishery and dominated the industry throughout the 16th and 17th centuries.
  • French migrations to Newfoundland and Labrador began in the early 16th century and lasted for approximately 400 years.
  • Newfoundland and Labrador's cod fishery was the major pull factor attracting French settlers to the colony from the 16th through 19th centuries.
  • Medicine in Newfoundland and Labrador has steadily evolved throughout the centuries, often as a result of political and social change.
  • About The Hermitage, a Registered Heritage Structure located in Topsail, Conception Bay South, and built in the late 1700s.
  • The Irish played an important role in both the migratory and resident fisheries at Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • Irish migrations began in the late-17th century and peaked in the early 19th century, when up to 35,000 Irish arrived on the island.
  • The Irish migrations to Newfoundland, and the associated provisions trade, represent the oldest connections between Ireland and Canada.
  • The cod fishery and its mercantile activities greatly influenced Irish settlement patterns in Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • Kent Cottage was constructed around 1786 for the Pomeroy family. It was built on the Battery on the north shore of Brigus Bay, a gun placement site during King George's War from 1740-1748.
  • About the LSPU Hall, a Registered Heritage Structure located on 3 Victoria Street in St. John's, NL and initially built in the late 18th century.
  • About Methodism in Newfoundland, from arrival, to expansion, to consolidation with the United Church of Canada.
  • About the migratory fishery and early English settlement on the Eastport Peninsula.
  • Positive and negative influences of British, French, and American military bases on Newfoundland and Labrador.

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