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ID: 7013095
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Québec (inhabited place)  Québec (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 46 50 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 46.8333  decimal degrees
Long: 071 15 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -71.2500  decimal degrees

Note: NE of Montreal; located at junction of St. Lawrence and Saint-Charles rivers; taken by British 1629; returned to France by Treaty of Saint-Germain-en-Laye 1632; fell to Great Britain 1759; ceded to British by Treaty of Paris 1763.

Names:
Québec (preferred,C,V)
Quebec (C,V)
Québec City (C,V)
Quebec City (C,V)
Stadacona (H,V)  ............ Iroquoian village recorded by Jacques Cartier in 1535

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Canada (nation)  ........  Canada (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Quebec (province)  ............  Quebec (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Québec (inhabited place)  ................  Québec (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  permanently settled (on site of Iroquoian Indian village) with founding of trading post by Samuel de Champlain 1608
city (C)
provincial capital (C)  ............  since 1867
port (C)
industrial center (C)
educational center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Québec..........  [BHA, FDA, VP Preferred]
.................  Cambridge Encyclopedia (1990)
.................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database (1987-)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1976)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 9:847-848
.................  National Archives of Canada database (1987-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 160
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Quebec..........  [FDA, VP]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IX, 847-848
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Quebec City..........  [FDA]
.......................  FDA Worksheet
Québec City..........  [VP]
.......................  Canadian Encyclopedia (1985) III, 1525-1528
Stadacona..........  [VP]
....................  Canadian Encyclopedia (1985) III, 1525-1528
....................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IX, 847-848
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, VP]
..................  Cambridge Encyclopedia (1990)
..................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database (1987-)
..................  Canadian Encyclopedia (1985) III, 1525-1528
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1976)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IX, 847-848; 9:847-848
..................  FDA Worksheet
..................  National Archives of Canada database (1987-)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 160
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985)

 

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