MEMORIALS AND THINGS OF FAME

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Photo: Jean Gagnon (2014), Wikimedia Commons - Public Domain

Built in 1830, the Hôtel Manoir Victoria is now a four-star hotel located on Côte du Palais across from Hôpital Hôtel-Dieu.

January 17, 1820 – The Quebec Gazette
Emigration
London – Ten ships are engaged to convey emigrants from England to the Cape of Good Hope, where they will form a settlement at Algoa Bay [South Africa]. We hope soon to hear that a paper in the English language is published there. How such settlements might flourish if a free trade with all nations was allowed.