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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    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.
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    Viola Irene Desmond
    Celebrate Viola Desmond, an African Nova Scotian businesswoman who in 1946 experienced and challenged the province's systemic racial discrimination of the time. Explore this thought-provoking story through surviving court documents and newspaper articles
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    Helen Creighton
    Over 900 black-and-white photographs taken by pioneer folklorist Helen Creighton have now been digitized and added to the existing online resource exploring her life and career.
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    Hattie Rand, Barton, Digby County, Nova Scotia
    A virtual exhibit showcasing the work of Clara Dennis, Nova Scotia's first woman travel writer. Dennis travelled extensively through mainland Nova Scotia and Cape Breton Island during the 1920s and 30s.
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    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.

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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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