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."
    Mi'kmaq Petroglyphs
    In 1887-88, George Creed, the postmaster in South Rawdon – but also a keen amateur ethnologist – spent time in Queens County, where he carefully made some 350 tracings from the Mi'kmaq petroglyphs cut into the rocks at Fairy Lake, Kejimkujik.
    The Ties that Bind Canada
    To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada's Confederation, national, provincial and territorial archives have selected 150 images with a focus on the role of the railway.
    Community Albums
    The Community Albums project is a collection of exhibits, or albums, created by archival institutions across Nova Scotia who volunteered their time to select and describe archival materials that tell important stories about the communities they serve.
    Ross Family
    Correspondence, newspaper clippings, deeds, etc. accumulated by Captain William Ross, the diaries of Edward Ross, the second son of William and Mary, and land papers relating to the military settlement and the property in New Ross.



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Nova Scotia Archives
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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 1W4

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