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In Canada’s darkest hour Charles de Salaberry and a small band of Canadian soldiers held back an American invasion.
Most people are familiar with Laura Secord’s role in the War of 1812, but her exceptional contribution says little about how the war impacted the lives of most women.
The 2013 War of 1812 Bicentennial Symposium was held this year in Hamilton, Ontario on March 2.
Dr. Andrew Lambert and Dr. Donald Hickey presented at the 2013 Living History Conference in Hamilton.
The Historica-Dominion Institute has launched a new call to action to Canadians to help craft the next two Heritage Minutes about the lives of Sir John A. Macdonald and Sir George-Etienne Cartier.
On March 8, 2013, the Supreme Court of Canada announced a historic ruling relating to the Manitoba Act of 1870 – the act that ended the Red River Rebellion and led to the creation of the Province of Manitoba.
In February 1813 the 104th Regiment of Foot set out from Fredericton marching to Kingston.
To mark the 250th anniversary of the treaty, we've found some videos that explore the repercussions of the that decisive North American conflict.
We spoke with Pier 21 to learn about their upcoming exhibit Position As Desired / Exploring African Canadian Identity: Photographs from the Wedge Collection.
Author and historian Tim Cook discusses his new book Warlords: Borden, Mackenzie King and Canada's World Wars which explores the wartime leadership of prime ministers Robert Borden and William Lyon Mackenzie King.
Feb 05, 2013
Ottawa Citizen: New history museum will ‘pleasantly surprise’ Canadians, CEO predicts
Dec 17, 2012
CBC News: Laurier LaPierre, ex-senator and broadcaster, dies at 83
May 28, 2012
CBC News: Diamond Jubilee a chance for youth to honour Canada’s Queen
May 29, 2013
Pathways to disciplinary understandings: The use of historical feature film in the teaching of history
Jun 12, 2013
City Talks - Urbanised Nature
Jul 01, 2013
Billings Estate National Historic Site
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