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The Early Colony of Quebec By: Julia, Amanda and Ani
Where was the colony located? Quebec was located in Northeast Canada. www.ucando.org/geography.html
Who founded Quebec? The French founded Quebec as an early colony. www.belfasthigh.org.uk/languages/media/frenchflag.gif
Was Quebec successful? Yes, Quebec was successful. But they did have many struggles like the harsh climate and the rough terrain, which didn’t attract many people to come to the New World. www.umaine.edu/hudsonmusem/shopresources.htm
What was the relationship between the Colonists and Indians? Champlain, the leader of Quebec was very mean to the Indians.They went to war against each other. Champlain killed two of the Iroquois Indian chiefs. www.civilization.ca/vmnf/explor/brule_f3.html
Who was the leader of Quebec? Samuel de Champlain was the leader of Quebec. He was born in 1567 in Brouage, Saintonge. www.lafete.org/new/acadia/timeE/champ.html
Interesting Facts 1)After the American Revolution, lots of British Loyalists came to settle in Quebec 2) By the Constitutional Act of 1791, the British separated Quebec into lower and upper Canada.
Interesting Facts 3) Quebec is Canada’s oldest city 4) The North American men often ended up marrying Iroqouis or Huron Indian women.
Interesting Facts 5) In the 18th century, the city of Quebec finally began to grow 6) Place Royale was one of the most popular Lower Town’s Landmark. 7) Quebec was built on a narrow part of a river so that they could defend themselves and control trade