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These are the presidential addresses that were
given by CHA presidents at the CHA Annual Meeting between 1922 and 2013.

Year  Bibliographic Reference 
2015 Dominique Marshall, "Children's Drawings and Humanitarian Aid: Transnational Expressions and Exhibitions". New Séries, Vol. 26.1 / Nouvelle série, vol. 26.1, 36-65.
2013

Lyle Dick, “On Local History and Local Historical Knowledge”. New Séries, Vol. 24 / Nouvelle série, vol. 24, 1-24.

2011

Mary Lynn Stewart, “Historians Without Borders”. New Séries, Vol. 22 / Nouvelle série, vol. 22, 1-15.

2009

Craig Heron, “Harold, Marg, and the Boys: The Relevance of Class in Canadian History”. New Séries, Vol. 20 / Nouvelle série, vol. 20, 1-26.

2007

Margaret Conrad, “Public History and its Discontents or History in the Age of Wikipedia.  New Séries, Vol. 18 / Nouvelle série, vol. 18, 1-26.

2005

Gerald Friesen, “Space and Region in Canadian History”. New Séries, Vol. 16 / Nouvelle série, vol. 16, 1-22.

2003

Mary Vipond, “The Mass Media in Canadian History: The Empire Day Broadcast of 1939". New Séries, Vol. 14 / Nouvelle série, vol. 14, 3-21.

2001

Chad Gaffield, "Historical Thinking, C.P. Snow’s Two Cultures, and a Hope for the Twenty-First Century". New Séries, Vol. 12 / Nouvelle série, vol. 12, 3-25.

2000  Irving Abella, Jews, Human Rights, and the Making of Canada. New Séries, Vol. 11 / Nouvelle série, vol. 11, 3-15.
1999 Gregory Kealey, " The Empire Strikes Back: The Nineteenth-Century Origins of the Canadian Secret Service". New Séries, Vol. 10 / Nouvelle série, vol. 10, 3-18.
1998

Judith Fingard, The Historical and the Personal. New Séries, Vol. 9 / Nouvelle série, vol. 9, 3-13.

1997

J.R. Miller, "The Invisible Historian," Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, New Series, Vol. 8 / Nouvelle série, Vol. 8, 3-18.
1996 Nadia Fahmy-Eid, "Histoire comparée, histoire plus vraie? Quelques balises et des promesses d'avenir," Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, New Series, Vol. 7 / Nouvelle série, Vol. 7, 3-18.
1995 James A. Leith, "The Future of the Past in Canada on the Eve of the Twenty-First Century," Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, New Series, Vol. 6 / Nouvelle série, Vol. 6, 3-17.
1994 Veronica Strong-Boag, "Contested Space: The Politics of Canadian Memory," Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, New Series, Vol. 5 / Nouvelle série, Vol. 5, 3-17.
1993 Phillip Buckner, "Whatever happened to the British Empire?" Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, New Series, Vol. 4 / Nouvelle série, Vol. 4, 3-32.
1992 Gail Cuthbert Brandt, "National Unity and the Politics of Political History," Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, New Series, Vol. 3 / Nouvelle série, Vol. 3, 3-11.
1991 J.E. Rea, "A View from the Lectern," Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, New Series, Vol. 2 / Nouvelle série, Vol. 2, 3-16.
1990 Jean-Claude Robert, "Historiens, archives et archivistes: un ménage à trois," Journal of the Canadian Historical Association / Revue de la Société historique du Canada, New Series, Vol. 2 / Nouvelle série, Vol. 2, 3-15.
1989 Cornelius J. Jaenen, L'autre en Nouvelle-France / The Other in Early Canada, Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-12.
1988 H. Blair Neatby, "Visions and Revisions: The View from the Presidents' Offices of Ontario Universities Since the Second World War," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-15.
1987 René Durocher, "Le repatriement du Québec," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-8.
1986 William Acheson, "Doctoral Theses and the Discipline of History in Canada, 1967 and 1985," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-10.
1985 Susan Mann Trofimenkoff, "Gossip in History," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-10.
1984 Ramsay Cook, "Tillers and Toilers: The Rise and Fall of Populism in Canada in the 1890s," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-20.
1983 Jean-Pierre Wallot, "Frontière ou fragment du système atlantique: Des idées étrangères dans l'identité bas-canadienne au début du XIXe siècle," Historical apers. Communications historiques, 1-29.
1982 John Kendle, "The Scholar and the State Revisited: Further Words of Caution," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-10.
1981 Pierre Savard, "Splendeurs et misères de Clio," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-7.
1980 Robert Craig Brown, "Biography in Canadian History," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-8.
1979 Desmond Morton, "History and Nationality in Canada: Variations on an Old Theme," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-10.
1978 David M.L. Farr, "The View of History in the Making of Canada's External Policies," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-17.
1977 Margaret Prang, "National Unity and the Uses of History," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 3-12.
1976 Jacques Monet, "Communauté et continuité: vers un nouveau passé," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 3-11.
1975 J.B. Conacher, "Graduate Studies in History in Canada: The Growth of Doctoral Programmes," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-15.
1974 S.F. Wise, "Liberal Consensus or Ideological Battleground: Some Reflections on the Hartz Thesis," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-14.
1973 Lewis G. Thomas, "Associations and Communications," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-12.
1972 Ivo N. Lambi, "Fifty Years of the Canadian Historical Association: What Next?" Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-10.
1971 Roger Graham, "The Scholar and the State: A Word of Caution," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-12.
1970 Fernand Ouellet, "L'histoire sociale du Bas-Canada: Bilan et perspectives de recherches," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-18.
1969 Peter B. Waite, "The Edge of the Forest," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-13.
1968 J.M.S. Careless, "Somewhat Narrow Horizons," Historical papers. Communications historiques, 1-10.
1967 Richard M. Saunders, "The Historian and the Nation," Historical papers presented at the annual meeting - the Canadian Historical Association / Communications historiques présentées à l'assemblée annuelle - la Société historique du Canada, 1-9.
1966 Margaret A. Ormsby, "A Horizontal View," Historical papers presented at the annual meeting - the Canadian Historical Association / Communications historiques présentées à l'assemblée annuelle - la Société historique du Canada, 1-13.
1965 Mason Wade, "A View from the South," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-12.
1964 Marcel Trudel, "Les premiers balbutiements du blinguisme, 1524-1634," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-8.
1963 Hilda Neatby, "Jean-Olivier Briand: A 'Minor Canadien'," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-18.
1962 Richard A. Preston, "Breakers Ahead and a Glance Behind," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-16.
1961 W.K. Ferguson, "Some Problems of Historiography," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-12.
1960 W.L. Morton, "The Relevance of Canadian History," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-17.
1959 No presidential address/ Pas d'allocution présidentielle
1958 W. Kay Lamb, Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-12.
1957 D.G. Creighton, Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-12.
1956 George F. G. Stanley, "Act or Pact? Another Look at Confederation," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-25.
1955 J.J. Talman, "The Impact of the Railway on a Pioneer Community," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-12.
1954 H.M. Long, "The Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-11.
1953 C.P. Stacey, "The Backbone of Canada," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-13.
1952 Jean Bruchési, "L'enseignement de l'histoire du Canada," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-13.
1951 George E. Wilson, "Wider Horizons," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-11.
1950 A.L. Burt, "Broad Horizons," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-10.
1949 Arthur Maheux, "A Dilemma for our Culture," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-6.
1948 F.H. Soward, "Then and Now: 1848 and 1948," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 1-11.
1947 No presidential address/ Pas d'allocution présidentielle
1946 Frank H. Underhill, "Some Reflections on the Liberal Tradition in Canada," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-17.
1945 Walter N. Sage, "Where Stands Canadian History?" Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-14.
1944 George W. Brown, "Canada in the Making," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-15.
1943 A.R.M. Lower, "Two Ways of Life: The Primary Antithesis of Canadian History," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-18.
1942 Fred Landon, "The Canadian Scene, 1880-1890," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-18.
1941 Gustave Lanctot, "Les historiens d'hier et l'histoire d'aujourd'hui," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-14.
1940 J.B. Brebner, "Canadianism," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-15.
1939 Reginald D. Trotter, "The Appalachian Barrier in Canadian History," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-21.
1938 D.C. Harvey, "History and its Uses in Pre-Confederation Nova Scotia," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-16.
1937 Chester W. New, "The Rebellion of 1837 in its Larger Setting," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-17.
1936 E.A. Adair, "The Military Reputation of Major-Genral James Wolfe," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 7-31.
1935 Francis-J. Audet, "Les députés de la vallée de l'Ottawa, 1792-1867," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-23.
1934 Duncan McArthur, "Canadian Archives and the Writing of Canadian History," 5-17.
1933 J. Clarence Webster, "The Classics of Acadia," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-12.
1932 F.W. Howay, "An Outline Sketch of the Maritime Fur Trade," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-14.
1931 Robert Borden, "Problem of an efficient Civil Service," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-34.
1930 Rodolphe Lemieux, "Le quatrième centenaire de la découverte du Canada," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-9.
1929 Chester Martin, "Sir Edmund Head and Canadian Confederation, 1851-1858," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-14.
1928 A.G. Doughty, "The Awakening of Canadian Interest in the Northwest," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-11.
1927 George M. Wrong, "The Historian's Problem," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-7.
1926 Thomas Chapais, "La critique en histoire," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 5-13.
1925 Lawrence J. Burpee, "Canada as a Field for Historical Research," Report of the annual meeting - Canadian Historical Association, 7-11.
1924 Lawrence J. Burpee, Annual report - Canadian Historical Association, 9-17.
1923 Lawrence J. Burpee, Annual report - Canadian Historical Association, 9-13.
1922 Lawrence J. Burpee, Annual report - Canadian Historical Association, 7-8.
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