Themes

Periods

Alphabetical Order

Discover new aspects of the history of Canada in the 19th and 20th centuries through thematic tours.

Divided into five major themes and five time periods, these thematic tours may be accessed three different ways, by: Web tours (documented images, in HTML), movie clips (QuickTime version) and movie clips (Flash version).

Featured Thematic Tour

"My body is here but my spirit is always there": The Innu Language of the Forest [Innu Version]

Community of Ekuanitshit

The Innu are descendents of a nomadic people who travelled in all directions, from east to west, from north to south, in search of caribou. When they kill an animal, nothing is wasted. It is important to use every part of the animal and to hang the bones in a tree as a sign of respect.


Themes

First Nations

Cartoons

Places

People

Society / Daily Life

Politics / Economy

Technology, Industry & Commerce

Periods

1840-1867

1867-1896

1896-1919

1919-1945

1945 to now