Canada's History by Shaelie and Drew

By angellt
  • Sep 10, 1000

    Vikings arrive in Canada.

    vikings arrived
  • Sep 10, 1497

    John Cabot arrive\s in Canada.

  • Sep 10, 1530

    Jaque Cartier arrives in Quebec and claims it for France.

  • Sep 10, 1550

    The French and British started permenet settelments in Canada

  • The French defeated the British in a battle.

  • People in Canada wanted the country to be indipendent

  • Great Britain passed the British North American act

  • many Canadians wanted more independence for their country

  • A link between eastern and western canada was needed

  • construction began on the Canadian Pacific Railway

  • the first transcontinental train travled across Canada

  • gold was discovered in northwestern Yukon

  • All the provences except Newfoundlad joined the confederation

  • Canada signs the fish treaty with the U.S.

  • Newfoundland finally joined the confederation