British North America Life
Canada Day Fireworks, Parade, and Activities for Canada Day 2014
Canada Day; Canada; July 1; Celebrates the confederation of the provinces of Canada into the Dominion of Canada under the terms of the British North America Act of July 1, 1867. Celebrated with parades, fireworks, and singing of “O Canada,” the national anthem.
1825-After the war of 1812, immigration to British North America led to a more diversified economy, with lumbering, farming and shipbuilding growing in both the Maritimes and in the Canadas. But by the 1830s there was a great deal of unrest, partly because of economic distress, partly because of the cultural prejudice against the French-speaking Canadiens