By WSin
  • Feb 17, 1534

    Cartier lands in Newfoundland

    Cartier lands in Newfoundland
    Jacques Cartier was a first French explorer and he discovered Madeleine and Prince Edward Island.
  • Champlain establishes Port Royal

  • •Champlain establishes Quebec City

  • First Filles du Rois arrive in New France

  • Period: to

    Jean Talon, intendant of New France

  • Radisson and des Groseilliers reach Hudson Bay

  • King of England grants Hudson’s Bay Company a monopoly of trade in Rupertsland

  • Expulsion of the Acadians

  • Period: to

    Seven Years War

  • Period: to

    British conquest of Quebec

  • Treaty of Paris

  • Establishment of the Northwest Company and expansion of HBC trading postsinto the interior; voyageurs and Métis nation