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Help us celebrate Canada's Great Women

Cast a vote for one of thirty nominees and you could win a special grand prize!

Enchanted Canoe

A deal with the devil brings woodcutters home for the holidays in this delightful folktale from Quebec.

Mills of the Gods

Beryl Fox was the woman behind a groundbreaking documentary on the Vietnam War.

The enduring enigma of Samuel de Champlain

The founder of Quebec remains an elusive figure in Canadian history.

Letters from a Fighter Pilot

Read some of the frank and personal letters home Second World War pilot Willie McKnight wrote while in the midst of the Battle of Britain.

The Canadian Arctic Expedition 1913-1918

The white leaders got the glory but it was the Inuit expedition members who made it all possible.

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Battle of Britain: How Canadian fly boys saved England from the Nazis.

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Prince of Rupert's Land

Canada's Warrior Prince: How dashing, daring Prince Rupert launched a fur trade empire.

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Haunted History

Many of Canada's historic sites are reputed to be haunted by ghosts.

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Graphic Niagara

Comic book publisher puts fantastic spin on Mark Twain’s visit to Niagara Falls.

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Flight of the Locust

Video: View this animated video for a quick primer on what happened to North America’s locusts:

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Seeing the Light

Coastal beacons receive cash infusion thanks to heritage group.

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Women Win the Vote

Video: A hundred years ago, women in Canada took the first steps towards full participation in political life.

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Devilfish of Newfoundland

Long thought to be a creature of myth, the fearsome giant squid turned out to be real afterall.

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Archaeologists return to the site of HMS Erebus, a ship from Sir John Franklin’s lost expedition.

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Cause to Support

New project seeks to identify Inuit people photographed in the early to mid-twentieth century.

Watch how the Hudson’s Bay Company’s 400-year-old records became the property of the people of Canada.

Celebrating the HBC’s Legacy

Watch how the Hudson’s Bay Company’s 400-year-old records became the property of the people of Canada.

The book is in stores now and the companion website (with stories you won't find in the book) is now live!

Great War Album

The book is in stores now and the companion website (with stories you won't find in the book) is now live!

Are valuable antiques hiding in your attic? Canada's History wants to help you!

What's it worth?

Are valuable antiques hiding in your attic? Canada's History wants to help you!

For a fresh take on the war, watch our original video series hosted by Tim Compeau.

War of 1812: A Video Field Guide

For a fresh take on the war, watch our original video series hosted by Tim Compeau.

Readers: submit old photos that capture a moment, important or ordinary, in Canada's history.

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Readers: submit old photos that capture a moment, important or ordinary, in Canada's history.

You Don't Vote for Kings

Legitimate political power derives from a mandate from the masses — that’s today’s theory. But in practice, Canada’s governing elites historically have often tried their best to snub the masses.

Pop Quiz: February-March Issue

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War at the Border

With Fenians massing on our country’s doorstep, it fell to an unlikely band of sharpshooting citizens in Quebec to defend Canada.

Roots: Seeing double

Most babies arrive nine months after conception. For Malcolm Reid it was nine months after his mother’s death.

Bringing the Inuit Home

Efforts are being made to repatriate the remains of several indigenous Labradorians who died in Europe while being part of a travelling zoo exhibit in the 1880s.  

Canada's Great Women

In a perfect world, the thirty women on this list would be household names. But for too long history textbooks have focused on great men, to the exclusion of all others.

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	Bows and arrows were one form of hunting implement.

Bows and arrows were one form of hunting implement.

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The community of Saint-Damase relied on Vénérand Fortin and his big black horse, named Le Coq, to pull the hearse fitted on a sleigh.

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