Nova Scotia Archives

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    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."
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    Choose between colourful Victorian whimsey or traditional black-and-white Nova Scotia winter scenes, all selected from our scrapbook and photograph collections. Purchase and pick up at the Archives Building, or pre-pay and we'll mail them to you.
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    Children on a horse-drawn sled, ca. 1919
    Choose between colourful Victorian whimsey or traditional black-and-white Nova Scotia winter scenes, all selected from our scrapbook and photograph collections. Purchase and pick up at the Archives Building, or pre-pay and we'll mail them to you.
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    Archibald MacMechan
    Personal narratives and other material detailing events of the disaster, including damages, injuries, and medical and relief activities. Much of the material was used in Archibald MacMechan's history of the Halifax Explosion, 6 December 1917.
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    The Eastern Chronicle
    The Eastern Chronicle was devoted to religion, agriculture, literature, politics, and general intelligence. 1867-1888 has been scanned. These issues focus on the time of Confederation and the industrialization of North Eastern Nova Scotia.

Hours

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Please note a delayed opening at 10:30 am on the first Thursday of each month


Holiday Schedule

Location

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

Contact Us
tel: 902-424-6060      fax: 902-424-0628
archives@novascotia.ca

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