Nova Scotia Archives

    Nova Scotia Archives, 6016 University Ave. Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Your best destination for information about "the most comprehensive collection of Nova Scotia historical evidence anywhere."
    Women suffrage petition
    April 2018 marks one hundred years of women being extended the vote in Nova Scotia — allowing many women to vote for the first time. While this did not extend to all women, they won the same terms as those granted to men at the time.
    Three Women walking down the street. Buckley
    The Nova Scotia Archives is taking the opportunity of Heritage Day 2018 to celebrate the significant contributions of a number of Nova Scotia women.
    Knitting socks - Lucie Comeau
    Take a step back in time and explore over 40 photographs of women in Digby County, taken by the renowned American photographer John Collier.
    Angus ‘The Ridge' McDonald, South River Lake
    Visit our expanded Gaelic Resources site to explore the Maclean, Sinclair family papers, one of the finest collections of original Gaelic material in Canada.



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Research Rooms Public Closure - May 31, 2018


Nova Scotia Archives
6016 University Avenue
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 1W4

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