Tag: New France
ourWindsor.ca: History of seigniorial system in Windsor
Ever go driving north in the city and wonder why there are so many French sounding street names? Or have you ever stopped to consider why there are so many streets that run for what seem like kilometers on end north/south? Have you ever stopped to wonder why Windsor seems to be laid out in such a regimented grid whereas Detroit seems to simply sprawl out from the centre?