Montreal Chronicles: Come Aboard!

Joanne Burgess, professor at the University of Quebec in Montreal, highlights key moments in the history of Montreal’s port.

Created by Canada’s History

Posted November 29, 2021

Among other things, this video focuses on the geographic positioning of the port of Montreal as a strategic point for trade, explaining the physical transformations that the sector has undergone over time and presenting the main challenges and issues arising from a history of more recent expansion. Throughout her story, Ms. Burgess identifies and exhibits important heritage elements related to this emblematic place in Montreal.

A special thank you to Ms. Burgess for her extensive collaboration in the production of this video.


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