First Nations New France

  • Sep 16, 985

    Vikings land in L'Anse aux Meadows

  • Sep 16, 1534

    Cartier lands in Newfoundland

  • 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

  • British conquest of Quebec

    Began in 1759
  • Treaty of Paris

  • Establishment of the Northwest Company

    And expansion of HBC trading posts
    into the interior; voyageurs and Métis nation
  • First People cross into the Americas