1894 in Canada

Events from the year 1894 in Canada.

Years in Canada: 1891 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897
Centuries: 18th century · 19th century · 20th century
Decades: 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s
Years: 1891 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897

IncumbentsEdit

CrownEdit

Federal governmentEdit

Provincial governmentsEdit

Lieutenant governorsEdit

PremiersEdit

Territorial governmentsEdit

Lieutenant governorsEdit

PremiersEdit

EventsEdit

Full date unknownEdit

Arts and literatureEdit

SportEdit

BirthsEdit

 
George Alexander Drew in 1947

January to JuneEdit

July to DecemberEdit

DeathsEdit

 
John Sparrow David Thompson

Historical documentsEdit

Prime Minister John Thompson's invitation to his Imperial Privy Council swearing-in at Windsor Castle [3]

Prime Minister John Thompson's death at Windsor Castle, and Queen Victoria's response [4]

Joseph Tyrrell's second expedition to the North-West Territories' Barren Grounds described [5]

Ethnologist crashes Dogribs' three-week muskox hunt [6]

Chignecto Ship Railway would shorten voyages of eastern New Brunswick, P.E.I. and other shipping to U.S.A. [7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Landslides". Get Prepared. Public Safety Canada. Retrieved 4 March 2016.
  2. ^ "History of Saint-Alban". Saint Alban (in French). City of Saint Alban. Retrieved 4 March 2016.
  3. ^ Clerk of the Council, Whitehall, December 8, 1894. Accessed 23 December 2019 http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/microform-digitization/006003-119.01-e.php?q2=11&q3=814&sqn=740&tt=744
  4. ^ J. Castell Hopkins, Life and Work of the Rt. Hon. Sir John Thompson[....] (1895), pgs. 440-1. Accessed 25 December 2019 https://archive.org/details/lifeworkofrthons00hopk/page/440
  5. ^ "By Canoe and Snowshoe through the North-West," The (Toronto) Evening Telegram (January 19, 1895). Accessed 20 December 2019 https://barrenlands.library.utoronto.ca/islandora/object/barrenlands%3AC10135
  6. ^ Frank Russell, "Chapter VII; The Musk-Ox Hunt," Explorations in the Far North: Being the Report of an Expedition[....] (1898), pgs. 108-19. Accessed 19 December 2019 http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/2167/131.html
  7. ^ "The Ship Railway; Its Commercial Importance Set Forth," Daily Telegraph reprint (September 12, 1894). Accessed 19 December 2019 https://media.lib.unb.ca/archives/finding/ketchum/documents/S2F46.jpg http://www.lib.unb.ca/archives/finding/ketchum/series25a.html