Ville de Montréal
Ville de Montréal
Group of Archivists of the Region of Montréal
Chapter 6 IntroductionHochelaga 1500-1642Ville-Marie 1642-1665Heart of an Empire 1699-1763Small French Town 1665-1760Conquered City 1760-1800British Commercial Takeover 1800-1850Industrial City 1850-1896Canada's Metropolis 1896-1914North-American City 1914-1929Depression and War 1930-1945Modern City 1945-1960Québec's Metropolis 1960-1992ConclusionQuizEducational Resources

A commercial

A changing

A new face for
the city

City management

First coat of arms.
The City of Montréal's first coat of arms [detail] / William Berczy .
Source : Ville de Montréal. Gestion de documents et archives, BM99,S1,D1.