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Important Dates in Canadian History
ca. 1000 Vikings settled on Newfoundland. 1497 John Cabot landed on the east coast. 1608 Champlain founded Quebec. 1867 the Dominion of Canada established. 1931 Canada became independent of Great Britain.

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General Information

History
History

Alberta
Alberta
Area 255,285 sq mi. Capital Edmonton. Population 3,645,257. Date Entered Confederation September 1, 1905.

British Columbia
British Columbia

Manitoba
Manitoba

Northwest (General)
Northwest (General)

Ontario

Prince Edward Island

Quebec
Quebec
Area 594,860 sq mi. Capital Quebec City. Population 7,903,001. Date Entered Confederation July 1, 1867.

Yukon Territory

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