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Province of Ontario Canada Map

Ontario is located in central eastern Canada and one of the ten provinces of Canada.  Almost 40 percent of Canada’s population lives in Ontario. Land wise it is the second largest province.

Welsford Parker and the Mineral Wave Ray

3 Canadian Mad Scientists- 3: Welsford Parker Back to 3 Canadian Mad Scientists. Welsford Parker and the Mineral Wave Ray If you drive an hour southwest of Halifax, Nova Scotia, on the Fishermen’s Memorial Highway, across the Chebucto and Aspotogan Peninsulas and down the Atlantic Coast, you’ll come to the picturesque little community of

The Adventures of Paul Kane: Part 3

Back to The Adventures of Paul Kane: Part 2. The Adventures of Paul Kane: Part 3 Race to Sault Ste. MarieIn March, 1846, Paul Kane travelled to Lachine, on the Island of Montreal, to meet with Sir George Simpson, Governor of the Hudson’s Bay Company. During their meeting, Kane showed the businessman
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The Adventures of Paul Kane: Part 2

Back to The Adventures of Paul Kane: Part 1. The Adventures of Paul Kane: Part 2 The Tragedy of Shawwanossoway During Kane’s stay at Minitowaning, Indians from all over the Great Lakes assembled at the village to take part in an annual gathering. One of the visiting chiefs, whose “venerable and dignified appearance”
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The Adventures of Paul Kane: Part I

The Adventures of Paul Kane: Part I Early Life Paul Kane was born in County Cork, Ireland, on September 3rd, 1810, into a family of ten. When he was about ten years old, his family moved to York, Upper Canada (present-day Toronto, Ontario), where Kane’s father, a former British Royal Army cavalryman,
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