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The St. Lawrence Lowland: Settlers and Settlement Student Centre

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Traditional Land Use Patterns

You read about the seigneurial system and the settlers of New France in the Student Book. If you're interested in finding out more, go to this Web site by the Canadian Encyclopedia . It provides definitions and pictures to help you understand this unique system of land distribution.

Bonjour Quebec

Have you ever visited Quebec City? If you have, you'll know that it's full of history! Located along the St. Lawrence River, Quebec City is one of the oldest settlements in Canada. Its unique past has made Quebec City a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You can learn more about the history of the city and find out about the sights and activities there. You can also view some panoramic pictures and take a virtual tour.