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Edmund_WalkerByron Edmund Walker was born on 14 October 1848 on the outskirts of Caledonia in Seneca Township, Haldimand County, Canada West.

Oscar D Skelton
Oscar Douglas Skelton (July 13, 1878 – January 28, 1941) was a Canadian professor, author, civil servant, and politician.

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Father Émile-Fortuné Petitot (December 3, 1838 – May 13, 1916) was a French Missionary Oblate, a notable Canadian northwest cartographer, ethnologist, geographer, linguist, and writer.

Henry_Wolsey_Bayfield
Henry Wolsey Bayfield (21 January 1795 – 10 February 1885) was a British naval officer and surveyor.

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Champlain Habitation

Adam Hope
Adam Hope (8 January 1813 – 7 August 1882) was a Canadian businessman and senator.

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Frederick Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava (21 June 1826 – 12 February 1902) was a British public servant and prominent member of Victorian society.

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Elizabeth Frances Hale

Letitia MacTavish-Hargrave
Letitia MacTavish Hargrave (Born 1813) was the eldest of nine children of Dugald Mactavish and Letitia Lockhart.

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Ishbel Maria Hamilton-Gordon, Marchioness of Aberdeen and Temair (15 March 1857 – 18 April 1939) was a Scottish author, philanthropist and an advocate of woman’s interests.

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Donnelly Log Cabin

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Tecumseh (March 1768 – October 5, 1813) was a Native American leader of the Shawnee and a large tribal confederacy which opposed the United States during Tecumseh’s War and the War of 1812.

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Rear-Admiral Sir John Franklin (16 April 1786 – 11 June 1847) was a British Royal Navy officer and Arctic explorer.

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Simeon Perkins (February 24, 1735 – May 9, 1812) was a Nova Scotia merchant, diarist and politician.

Pierre_Esprit_Radisson
Pierre-Esprit Radisson (1636–1710) was a French-Canadian fur trader and explorer.

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Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk (20 June 1771 — 8 April 1820) was a Scottish peer. He was noteworthy as a Scottish philanthropist who sponsored immigrant settlements in Canada at the Red River Colony.

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Joseph James Hargrave (1841–1894) was a Hudson’s Bay Company trader, author, and journalist.

John_Palliser
John Palliser (29 January 1817 – 18 August 1887) was an Irish-born geographer and explorer.

John_Norton
The Mohawk Major John Norton (Teyoninhokovrawen) played a prominent role in the War of 1812, leading Iroquois (Haudenosaunee) warriors from Grand River into battle against American invaders at Queenston Heights, Stoney Creek, and Chippawa.

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Sir John Alexander Macdonald (11 January 1815 – 6 June 1891) was the first Prime Minister of Canada.

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Gabriel Franchère (1786–1863) was a French Canadian author and explorer of the Pacific Northwest.