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Travelling exhibition “Anne Frank – A History for Today”
January 28, 2016
 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS  The Anne Frank House in Amsterdam is looking for trainers in Canada for its travelling exhibition “Anne Frank – A History ......

Parliament Fire of 1916
January 27, 2016
A fateful night ...  On Feb. 3, 1916, fire struck the Parliament Buildings. By 3 PM the next day, Parliament had moved down the street, an......

Manitoba women were first to win right to vote 100 years ago
January 25, 2016
CBC's Michael Enright interviews the president of the Canadian Historical Association Joan Sangster talks about this little-known and seldom-taugh......

100 Years in the Struggle for Women’s Rights
January 21, 2016
Library and Archives Canada and the University of Ottawa 100 Years in the Struggle for Women’s Rights: Where Are We Now? Guest speakers: •      ......

Eighth Annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay Competition
January 21, 2016
The Legal History and Rare Books (LH&RB) Section of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), in cooperation with Cengage Learning, announc......

Publication of Signatures, Library and Archives Canada's (LAC) new journal
January 19, 2016
Library and Archives Canada Signatures: The Magazine of LAC seeks to make known and interpret the living cultural, civic, and historical record of......

Canadian History of Education Association
January 14, 2016
CHEA 19th Biennial Conference Call for Papers Teaching Nation? Histories of Education and the Politics of Commemoration October 27-30, 2016 - Wa......

Wallot-Sylvestre Seminar series
January 11, 2016
The latest in the Wallot-Sylvestre Seminar series is now available online The latest Wallot-Sylvestre seminar took place on October 7, 2015 with g......

Registration for Congress 2016 is officially open!
January 07, 2016
7 days of conferences, 70 associations, 2,000 events, 5,400 presentations in the heart of the Rockies...welcome to Congress 2016! F......

Truth, Lies, and Manufacturing Memory
January 05, 2016
Call for papers OCTOBER 28-29, 2016, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada Humber's School of Liberal Arts and Sciences of Toronto, Canada in asso......

Canadian Historical GIS Partnership Development project
January 04, 2016
We are happy to finally announce that our group has been successful in obtaining a SSHRC-funded partnership development grant to begin the task of ......

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