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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

Tradition, Change and Survival: Mi'kmaq Tourist Art

Alexandre Dubé, McCord Museum

Objects from the past are like the marks that the Mi'kmaq call elaptog, prints left by someone who has passed by. These objects bring to life what can no longer be seen and invite us to walk in the footsteps of those who came before us.


Themes

First Nations

Cartoons

Places

People

Society / Daily Life

Politics / Economy

Technology, Industry & Commerce