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Living in the Cemetery – The Treggett Family Life on the Mount Hermon Cemetery Grounds

Living in the Cemetery – The Treggett Family Life on the Mount Hermon Cemetery Grounds

Société d'histoire de Sillery

For nearly 150 years, four generations of the Treggett family managed Québec City’s Mount Hermon Cemetery. They lived on site and were responsible for the day-to-day operations. This story sheds light on their singular lives, which were devoted not only...

Portraits of Our Ancestors

Portraits of Our Ancestors

Aux Trois Couvents

Get to know the pioneers who built a region that is often considered the cradle of French North America. Go back in time to meet farmers, members of religious orders, entrepreneurs and artisans who left their mark on the history of Château-Richer and the...

The Saint-Maurice: Creative Source of the Mauricie

The Saint-Maurice: Creative Source of the Mauricie

Appartenance Mauricie Société d'histoire régionale

Travel down the Saint-Maurice River, the beating heart of the region that bears its name. Since the first settlements were established, people have been living and gathering on the shores of the river, which is also a great source of inspiration and...

Focus on Firefighting: Voices of the Saint-Eustache Fire Safety Department

Focus on Firefighting: Voices of the Saint-Eustache Fire Safety Department

Conseil Arts et Culture de Saint-Eustache

Saint-Eustache has had a fire department since 1868. Delve into its rich history to discover its milestones and daily life in the fire stations. You can also listen to personal accounts by firefighters who are passionate about what they do.

The agricultural heritage of the Notre-Dame-du-Bon-Conseil of Chicoutimi Sisters

The agricultural heritage of the Notre-Dame-du-Bon-Conseil of Chicoutimi Sisters

Notre-Dame-du-Bon-Conseil History Centre

Discover the history of a religious congregation that, in the 1930s, purchased land where its members raised animals and crops by the sweat of their brow. Those determined and courageous women established an agricultural complex that, in the 2000s, became...

The Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine Bridge–Tunnel: A Feat of Engineering Between Two Shores

The Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine Bridge–Tunnel: A Feat of Engineering Between Two Shores

Atelier d’histoire Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve

The Louis-Hippolyte-La Fontaine bridge-tunnel, which links the island of Montréal and the South Shore, was inaugurated in time for Expo 67. This exceptional structure – still the longest of its kind in the country – is not only a feat of...

ArchaeoSaga – The Origins of Settlement in the Eastern Townships

ArchaeoSaga – The Origins of Settlement in the Eastern Townships

Sherbrooke Nature and Science Museum

In Quebec, the earliest traces of human habitation have been found in the Eastern Townships. With the help of three guides, explore the stories behind archaeological discoveries that have helped shape a portrait of the region’s first settlements, dating...

Celebration ’90: Gay Games III & Cultural Festival

Celebration ’90: Gay Games III & Cultural Festival

Satellite Video Exchange Society

In the summer of 1990, Vancouver hosted the first Gay Games held outside the United States, spearheaded by a small group of the city’s amateur athletes in 1982. Featuring extensive material from the video archives of media activist Mary Anne McEwen, this...

Oshawa’s Automotive Community

Oshawa’s Automotive Community

The Canadian Automotive Museum

For more than a century, Oshawa has been the largest builder of motor vehicles in Canada. Explore the eventful history of this automotive city, as experienced by generations of auto workers and their families.

The Life and Art of W. A. Goodwin

The Life and Art of W. A. Goodwin

Victoria County Historical Society

Explore the remarkable life of painter W. A. Goodwin (1840–1940), along with art that captures the spirit of Ontario’s Kawartha Lakes at the turn of the 20th century.

White Pine College: Gillies Mill and the Village of Braeside

White Pine College: Gillies Mill and the Village of Braeside

Arnprior & McNab/Braeside Archives

Once one of North America’s largest processors of white pine, the Gillies’ Bros. Lumber Mill was central to the identity and economy of the Village of Braeside for 150 years. Travel back in time through stories and images to explore the important...

Laval, a Region Well Positioned for a Diversified Economy

Laval, a Region Well Positioned for a Diversified Economy

Centre d’archives de Laval

What sets Laval’s history apart is without question the region’s remarkable economic development. Immerse yourself in a centuries-old story and find out how rapid expansion made Laval the third-largest region in Quebec.

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