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Viola Desmond

Viola Desmond didn't set out to be a civil rights leader. But when she was removed from a Halifax theatre, she fought back in court.

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Captain Cook's Canadian Travels

Famed exporer Captain James Cook is most known for his trips to the South Pacific. But he visited Canada's west coast too. Image: CW Jefferys, LAC.

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Andrew Paull: Trailblazing Lawyer

How a Squamish leader beat systemic discrimination to become one of Canada's top legal experts on First Nations issues. Image: NVMA

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A Shot in the Arm

Canada's Museum of Health Care looks at the history of the fight against deadly contagious diseases. Image: Sanofi Pasteur Canada Archives

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New Life for King Eddy

A Calgary landmark gets a new lease on life as the home of the National Music Centre. Image: George Webber

Painting of Sir John A. Macdonald. Celebrating Macdonald's birthday bicentennial.

Sir John A.'s Big Day

Celebrating Macdonald's birthday bicentennial.

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.

Military Chaplains Commemorated: A Toronto church is commemorating military chaplains with a special exhibit.

Military Chaplains Commemorated

A Toronto church is commemorating military chaplains with a special exhibit.

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!

Canada's railways have always held a special place in our history and in our hearts.

Ties That Bind

Canada's railways have always held a special place in our history and in our hearts.

Attack on Bell Island: Listen to a podcast about Bell Island, Newfoundland's, fascinating wartime history as a target of German U-boats.

Attack on Bell Island, Newfoundland

Listen to a podcast about Bell Island, Newfoundland's, fascinating wartime history as a target of German U-boats.

The Château Ramezay commemorates the War of 1812 with items from its collection. Produced as three

1812: Objects to Discover

The Château Ramezay commemorates the War of 1812 with videos of items from its collection. Each video provides a different perspective: Canadian, British and First Nations.

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.

Viola Desmond: An Unlikely Crusader

Viola Desmond didn't set out to be a civil rights leader. But when she was removed from a Halifax theatre, she fought back in court.

Roots: Budget Genealogy

How to find freebies when researching your family history.

Shifting Riel-ity: The 1885 North-West Rebellion

Was it a bang-up job or a bungle? A fresh look at the response to the 1885 North-West Rebellion.

Love during the Great War

Soldiers’ letters show that love triumphs over battle.

Behind the Book of Negroes

Lawrence Hill tells the story of the Book of Negroes, the original book that inspired his best-selling book and the popular mini-series.

Nellie McClung and the Great War

A champion of women’s rights, Nellie McClung also supported pacifism — until her eldest son signed up to fight.  

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	This object, called a tikanagan, likely once carried a heartily crying baby. It was designed to keep infants warm and safe and to make them easy to carry about.

This object, called a tikanagan, likely once carried a heartily crying baby. It was designed to keep infants warm and safe and to make them easy to carry about.

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Rocco-Antonio Graziadei was a bandleader and harpist in Ottawa during the Jazz Age of the Roaring Twenties and Great Depression. After his death, his son J.B. continued the family legacy.

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