Class Notes (834,026)
Canada (508,290)
History (3,263)
HIS263Y1 (268)

the rebellion of 1837-8

3 Pages
Unlock Document

Mc Kim/ Penfold

The Rebellions of 1837-8 Background: Shaped by eternal developments. Placing Canadian history in a larger Atlantic world. The essential ideas in its broadest form include: economies, societies and political structures of all four continents that border on the Atlantic Ocean. Not an obstacle or behaviour that separates each continent, but advocate it as a highway that crisscross using different networks. Ideas: abstractions that are not tangible. These are influential. For example: revolutionary. Ideas that demand and call for dramatic change (political, economic, or cultural). As a result, certain people are infuriated, while others are inspired. They in part, help give rise an age of Revolutions, which take place during the late 1800s- early 1900s I. The Lower Canadian Rebellion) Atmosphere of conflict (See previous lecture beginning and Patriotes and continue to Doric Club) The Rebellion Sir John Colborne (governor) Dispatched from Upper Canada to Lower Canada Becomes chief military figure in LC Objective is to suppress radicalism led by Papineu Call to arrest of the leaders of patriotes movement Papineau escapes arrest and moves to Americas as a refuge The momentum
More Less

Related notes for HIS263Y1

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.