GreenerPasture.com

Sign In



Saint-Charles-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada - 1837 - October 23 - St-Charles, Quebec


Wolfred Nelson is chairman in the two-day Grand Meeting of the Six Counties (Richelieu, Saint-Hyacinthe, Rouville, Chambly, Verchères and L'Acadie) at St-Charles in the Richelieu Valley; After a moderate speech of Papineau, Nelson declares in French that "the time has come to melt our spoons into bullets"; At the instigation of their leader, Louis-Joseph Papineau, the conference delegates approve Thirteen Resolutions based on the Rights of Man; the young Sons of Liberty erect a Column of Liberty in the square.

english.republiquelibre.org/ 1837-1838_armed_conflicts

Visit Saint-Charles-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada
Discover the people who lived there, the places they visited and the stories they shared.


Saint-Charles-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada

Saint-Charles-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada

Saint-Charles-sur-Richelieu, Québec, Canada

The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.