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Subject: Today In History Nov 17
Date: Wed, 17 Nov 2004 09:26:49 EST


Nov 17,1831
Ontario - William Lyon Mackenzie 1795-1861 attends the opening of the second
session of the 11th Parliament of Upper Canada; meets until Jan. 28, 1832;
he will be expelled twice for criticism in his newspaper, 'The Colonial
Advocate'.
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Nov 17,1800
Alberta - David Thompson 1770-1857 visits the Piegan (Blackfoot) Indians; to
Dec. 3.

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Nov 17,1775
Charlottetown PEI - American privateers raid Charlottetown, Prince Edward
Island.

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Nov 17,1623 Quebec Quebec - Canada's first highway is built, connecting the
Lower and Upper Towns of Quebec.


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