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Celebrate all things Canadian with this quirky quiz.

Global News covers Historica Canada's Canada Day poll.

Jul 01, 2018

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True or false: Zamboni racing was included in the 1988 Calgary Olympics? And other crazy Canadian facts

The Vancouver Sun covers Historica Canada's Canada Day poll.

Jun 27, 2018

May 25, 2012

The Memory Project - On Global News Hour Calgary

The Memory Project Archive team visited Calgary to record the stories of Second World War and Korean War veterans.

The Memory Project is a country-wide effort designed to create a connection with generations of Canadians. The Memory Project Archive team visited Calgary to record the stories of Second World War and Korean War veterans.

May 16, 2012

MP to talk about Asian heritage at Ottawa library

Two successful Canadians will be opening about up about their families and their personal lives at the Ottawa Library Wednesday to mark Asian Heritage Month.

May 16, 2012

Orders of the Day - Get ready to burn the omnibudget candle at both ends, Finance committee!

Outside the precinct, the Historica-Dominion Institute celebrates Asian Heritage Month by bringing together Passages to Canada speakers...

May 16, 2012

Outside the precinct, the Historica-Dominion Institute celebrates Asian Heritage Month by bringing together Passages to Canada speakers

One of the most common reasons given by immigrants for coming to Canada is that they want to give their children a better life.

May 14, 2012

From 'Downton' to 'War Horse,' First World War stories endure in popular culture

Whether you're a devotee of the delectable drama "Downton Abbey" or swept up in the heartwarming saga of "War Horse," there seems to be a keen interest in the First World War lately, placing the pivotal historical event in the pop culture spotlight.

May 10, 2012

Brighton and Norwood students create heritage minute

Two area high schools collaborated to take first prize in the War of 1812 video challenge.

May 10, 2012

Lexy walks in Laura Secord’s footsteps

“My name is Laura Secord. Today is June 22, 1813. Yesterday the American soldiers forced themselves into our homes.” With those opening words, Grimby’s Lexy Pakenham-Troth undertook to recreate the epic journey of Laura Secord in a dramatic video.

Apr 28, 2012

Vets share tales of war in oral history archive

While there are scores of books and films chronicling Canada's war history, what many of them lack are personal accounts as told by veterans. Now, a Canada-wide oral history project is seeking to change that.

Apr 19, 2012

Remembering the Forgotten

It may be known as the Forgotten War, but Korean War veteran Leonard Wells said he hopes that can change by participating in the Memory Project.

Apr 17, 2012

The Charter of Rights and Freedoms: A Pierre Trudeau or John Diefenbaker achievement?

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