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For the next 100 years the Company competed with Montreal-based traders.
The skilled and courageous men who travelled by canoe were called voyageurs and coureurs des bois, and formed strong alliances with First Nations.
The Vikings from Iceland who colonized Greenland 1,000 years ago also reached Labrador and the island of Newfoundland.
The remains of their settlement, l’Anse aux Meadows, are a World Heritage site.
Following the war, Great Britain renamed the colony the “Province of Quebec.” The French-speaking Catholic people, known as habitants or Canadiens, strove to preserve their way of life in the English-speaking, Protestant-ruled British Empire.
To better govern the French Roman Catholic majority, the British Parliament passed the Quebec Act of 1774.
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The arrival of European traders, missionaries, soldiers and colonists changed the native way of life forever.
Outstanding leaders like Jean Talon, Bishop Laval, and Count Frontenac built a French Empire in North America that reached from Hudson Bay to the Gulf of Mexico.
In 1670, King Charles II of England granted the Hudson’s Bay Company exclusive trading rights over the watershed draining into Hudson Bay.
European exploration began in earnest in 1497 with the expedition of John Cabot, who was the first to draw a map of Canada’s East Coast.
Between 15, Jacques Cartier made three voyages across the Atlantic, claiming the land for King Francis I of France.
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