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St. Lawrence River - The Canadian Encyclopedia


St. Lawrence River, grand river and estuary, which together with the Great ... axis of New France, the river figured prominently in Canada's early history, and it ...

Seaway System - The Seaway - 300 Years of History


Seaway History. The St. Lawrence Seaway opened to navigation in 1959. ... Public interest in a deeper waterway on the St. Lawrence River and increased trade ...

Cartier discovers St. Lawrence River - Jun 09, 1534 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Cartier discovers St. Lawrence River on Jun 09, 1534. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Patron Saint of the St. Lawrence, by Jim Morrison


History of Saint Lawrence and the statue located on the banks of the St. Lawrence River near Rockport, Ontario.

Quebec History:St. Lawrence River:Fleuve St-Laurent:Acadian and ...


Acadian & French Canadian Genealogy & History with great research information ... The first European to visit the Saint Lawrence River was the French explorer ...

History of the St. Lawrence Seaway | Saint Lawrence Seaway


Beginning in the 1890s, the first proposals for a binational U.S. and Canadian comprehensive deep waterway along the St. Lawrence River were developed.

The story of the St. Lawrence River: 'Lifeblood of the country' - The ...


Aug 7, 2015 ... Maps of the St. Lawrence River up until what is known in these parts as ... Macfarlane's book, Graeme Wynn, a historical geographer at the ...

St. Lawrence River and Seaway - Great Lakes Information Network


Summer 2016 an 'exceptional' year for biodiversity in St. Lawrence River ... Provides historical information on the St. Lawrence Seaway, including photographs.

St. Lawrence Seaway - United States American History


The role of St. Lawrence Seaway in the history of the United States of America. ... and Japanese, the St. Lawrence River was closed to traffic during the war.

The St. Lawrence River and Its Part in the Making of Canada - JStor


to it, and also in the history of the whole upper Mississippi Valley. The best part of ... Here the Ottawa River, chief tributary of the St. Lawrence, joins it, giving the ...

Saint Lawrence River
The Saint Lawrence River is a large river in the middle latitudes of North America. The Saint Lawrence River flows in a roughly north-easterly direction, ... More »
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Saint Lawrence River and Seaway | river, North America | Britannica ...


Passenger ship near source of St. Lawrence River at Lake Ontario. Bob Krist/ .... The immediately adjacent area became the historical cradle of the distinctive ...

Saint Lawrence River - New World Encyclopedia


History. The first known European explorer to navigate the St. Lawrence was ... The Saint Lawrence River served as the main route for ...

Save the River - Facts about the Upper St. Lawrence River


The St. Lawrence River is one of the longest rivers in North America. And ... Thousand Islands Life - An on-line magazine devoted to the history and culture of the ...