First Nations and New France

By dinapar
  • Jan 1, 1534

    Cartier lands in Newfoundland

  • Champlain establishes Port Royal

  • Champlain establishes Quebec City

  • First Filles du Rois arrive in New France

  • Jean Talon, intendant of New France from

    until 1668
  • 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

  • Seven Years War Begins

  • British Conquest of Quebec

    until 1760
  • Seven Years War Ends

  • Treaty of Paris

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

    took place over a whole decade.
  • Vikings land in L'Anse aux Meadows