Large numbers of Aboriginals died of European diseases to which they lacked immunity.
However, Aboriginals and Europeans formed strong economic, religious and military bonds in the first 200 years of coexistence which laid the foundations of Canada.
In the 1700s France and Great Britain battled for control of North America.
In 1759, the British defeated the French in the Battle of the Plains of Abraham at Québec City — marking the end of France’s empire in America.
How do you prove to the CRA that your project meets these three criteria? The CRA requires that documentation must be contemporaneous, meaning that it’s documented as the discovery was made in the moment. It’s not just about snapping a picture of the whiteboard meeting minutes or version control; it’s about showing what you didn’t know and how you worked through it in an iterative process.
The final requirement is that your documentation highlights the obstacles and challenges your team faced throughout the project.
The native people lived off the land, some by hunting and gathering, others by raising crops.
For the next 100 years the Company competed with Montreal-based traders.
European exploration began in earnest in 1497 with the expedition of John Cabot, who was the first to draw a map of Canada’s East Coast.
In 1604, the first European settlement north of Florida was established by French explorers Pierre de Monts and Samuel de Champlain, first on St.
The Vikings from Iceland who colonized Greenland 1,000 years ago also reached Labrador and the island of Newfoundland.
The remains of their settlement, l’Anse aux Meadows, are a World Heritage site.