This is the Jacques Cartier Bridge in Montreal.  Jacques Cartier was arguably the most important explorer in French colonization of North America.  He discovered the St. Lawrence River that flows southward through Canada, connecting the Atlantic Ocean to Lake Ontario.

Jacques Cartier Bridge in Montreal. Jacques Cartier was arguably the most important explorer in French colonization of North America. He discovered the St. Lawrence River that flows southward through Canada, connecting the Atlantic Ocean to Lake Ontario.

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However, I believe Jewish boys from Eastern Europe created Superman<<no they created Captain America. Canada also invented Baseball

Edible Inukshuk Statues made with candy and an assortment of fruit, veggies, meat and cheese. Perfect for Canada Day parties and bbq's.

How To Make Inukshuk Treats For Canada Day

Edible Inukshuk Statues made with candy and an assortment of fruit, veggies, meat and cheese. These were served at the party Canadian Maple Cookies that was served at the party as sampled desserts/treats.

French explorer Jacques Cartier arrived in 1534, and Samuel de Champlain arrived in 1603 to build French settlements. Soon after, Jesuit missionaries followed and in 1663, Louis XIV of France dubbed the area "New France".         The British won control of Canada in the French and Indian War in 1763; however, Parliament passed the Quebec act in 1774, ensuring the continuation of French civil law in Quebec. In 1974, Quebec proclaimed French as its official language.

French explorer Jacques Cartier arrived in and Samuel de Champlain arrived…

Jacques Cartier (1491-1557) .was a French explorer of Breton origin who claimed what is now Canada for France.[1][2][3][4] He was the first European to describe and map[5] the Gulf of Saint Lawrence and the shores of the Saint Lawrence River, which he named "The Country of Canadas", after the Iroquois names for the two big settlements he saw at Stadacona (Quebec City) and at Hochelaga (Montreal Island).

Jacques Cartier (1491-1557)

Cartier's career as an explorer came to an end when he returned from his third voyage. He is marked by his interactions with the Iroquois and abandonment of the colonists.

Queen Elizabeth and President Dwight D. Eisenhower stand at Dais as their national anthems are played at St. Hubert Royal Canadian Air Force station after their meeting for the official opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway on 26th June 1959. | AP Photo

Queen Elizabeth and President Dwight D. Eisenhower stand at Dais as their national anthems are played at St. Hubert Royal Canadian Air Force station after their meeting for the official opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway on June

Chapter 41 - Jacques Cartier - Mini Biography

“"Indiae Orientalis, Insularumque Adiacientium Typus," from the Theatrum Orbis Terrarum of Abraham Ortelius,

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