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The British Empire's influence on Canada
Transcript of The British Empire's influence on Canada
remains after the british accent
The British Empire
How did this affect the people who lived there and their way of living?
Canada - Nouvelle France
1603 - 1763
Canada under British rule
Canada before Britain
New France (1603 - 1763)
Michel Brunet, 1981, French Canada and the early decades of British Rule, Taken 03/11/2013, http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/obj/008004/f2/H-13_en.pdf
Canadian Heritage Gallery, 1999, Taken 03/11/2013, http://www.canadianheritage.org/books/canada3.htm
Aidan Parnell, (2013), Canada's Role in the British Empire, Hentet 03/11/2013, http://prezi.com/rugxpdjohxn0/canadas-role-in-the-british-empire/
Stephen Luscombe, (1996), The British Empire, Taken 03/11/2013, http://www.britishempire.co.uk/
Canadian Geneagoly, (2002-2013), Chronicles of Canada, Taken 03/11/2013, http://www.canadiangenealogy.net/chronicles_canada.htm
FN-sambandet, (2011), Canada, Taken 03/11/2013, http://www.globalis.no/Land/Canada
The Canadian Encyclopedia, (2012), From French to British Regime, Taken 03/11/2013
Heritage-History, (2007-2012), The British Empire-Canada, Taken 03/11/2013, http://www.heritage-history.com/www/heritage.php?Dir=eras&FileName=britain_10.php
1627: The british attacks Quebec
1690: New war
1756: The 7-years war starts
22. june 1759: The british attacks Quebec, wins
10. february 1763: The Treaty in Paris
History of the British Empire, (2010), Taken from www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWedTbuAtR4
Tamara Gorski on how not to speak with a Canadian accent, (2013), Taken from www.youtube.com/watch?v=kBqiAGZPRzU
How did Britain colonize Canada?
British law and governor
Remains after the empire
Hakulinen, Kerkko (edit), (1995), Canada og Mexico, All verdens land, Finland, Det Beste
Lundstøl, S. R, (1999), USA og Canada, Oslo, Norsk Fakta Forlag A.s.
Poulsen, F. M, (1992), Inuit, Italy, Wayland
Buckner, Phillip (edit). (2008). Canada and the British empire. Oxford: Univerity Press.
The British Arrival
Remains after the empire today
1867: Independent dominion
Politically and legally under British rule
Britain could override every canadian decission
Canada had more power over themselves
Being French in Canada
Allowed to continue to govern themselves according to their own customs
Catholics were excluded from public positions
Important because of their contribution to agriculture, industry, commerce and the professions.
Loyalty was taken for granted by the british-speaking canadians
Not always understood/accepted
accent, traditions, values
Being British in Canada
"It was a real shocker..as if i was in a foreign country, and here I was thinking Canada, being a part of the British Empire and all that, that I would be received as a wonderful person"
Most of Canada were Aboriginal territory
The British wanted the land and the workers.
Initially: ignore, challenge or negotiate the settlers.
Englishman, although you have conqered the French you have not yet conquered us!
-Ojibwa chief Minavavana
Death of General Wolfe, (2005), Taken from http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Death_of_General_Wolfe
Quebec City, (2009), Taken from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Quebec_City
The Viceroyalty of New France in 1712. (2009), Taken from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_France
Flag of Canada, (2011), Taken from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Flag_of_Canada.svg#filehistory
Inuit man, (2008), Taken from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Inuit_man_by_Curtis_-_Noatak_AK.jpg
Canada celebrates Flag Day, (1995), Taken from http://mymmsite.com/Michael%20page/dominion-day-canada.html
British law and governor
Canada's flag from 1868-1921
Inuit from Canada
Map over New France
Death of General Wolfe under 7 years war
Map over Canada today
Made by: Eline Sandnes Fosse and Melissa Bamrungkho Thomassen