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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

A Changing World: Education in New Brunswick

Centre d'études acadiennes

In late 19th century New Brunswick, female teachers are called upon to play an increasingly important role in society. Yet many social changes must come about before they are fully accepted in the world of education. In the early 20th century, the Acadians, persuaded that a good education is their best guarantee for the future, make this a focus of their struggle. They begin making demands regarding every aspect of education.


First Nations




Society / Daily Life

Politics / Economy

Technology, Industry & Commerce