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7 - Water Witching - 23 March 2014

A man attempts to find water in a field using water witching. Peace River, BC, 1954. Un homme dans un champ essaie de localiser une source dans un champ. Peace River, BC, 1954. Image: Rosemary Gilliat Eaton. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.  

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When I was about 8, my parents took my sister and me to Point Pelee National Park – our day began with a morning of hiking and spotting white-tailed deer, and culminated with an afternoon swimming in what were (for me) massive waves. A couple years later, we returned to the same park and found […]

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6 - Boy and Girl - 22 March 2014

A young woman and man standing in the Elora Gorge, Elora, Ontario, 1983. Une jeune femme et un jeune homme dans la gorge d’Elora, Elora, Ontario, 1983. Image: John Chalmers. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.  

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Fabrice Yoboua

Aujourd’hui c’est la Journée internationale pour l’élimination de la discrimination raciale. Pour marquer l’occasion, Passages Canada permet à ses orateurs de parler d’eux-mêmes. Les orateurs bénévoles de Passages Canada partagent leurs témoignages sur leur identité culturelle et leur patrimoine en ligne et en personne aux groupes scolaires et communautaires partout au Canada. Beaucoup d’entre eux […]

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Fabrice Yoboua

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. To mark the occasion, Passages Canada is letting its storytellers speak for themselves. Passages Canada’s volunteer speakers share their personal stories of cultural identity and heritage online and in person in schools and community groups across Canada. Many of them have something to say […]

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Melvin Swan

Aujourd’hui c’est la Journée internationale pour l’élimination de la discrimination raciale. Pour marquer l’occasion, Passages Canada permet à ses orateurs de parler d’eux-mêmes. Les orateurs bénévoles de Passages Canada partagent leurs témoignages sur leur identité culturelle et leur patrimoine en ligne et en personne aux groupes scolaires et communautaires partout au Canada. Beaucoup d’entre eux […]

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People//Personnes
Melvin Swan

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. To mark the occasion, Passages Canada is letting its storytellers speak for themselves. Passages Canada’s volunteer speakers share their personal stories of cultural identity and heritage online and in person in schools and community groups across Canada. Many of them have something to say […]

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Andre Goh

Aujourd’hui c’est la Journée internationale pour l’élimination de la discrimination raciale. Pour marquer l’occasion, Passages Canada permet à ses orateurs de parler d’eux-mêmes. Les orateurs bénévoles de Passages Canada partagent leurs témoignages sur leur identité culturelle et leur patrimoine en ligne et en personne aux groupes scolaires et communautaires partout au Canada. Beaucoup d’entre eux […]

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People//Personnes
Andre Goh

Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. To mark the occasion, Passages Canada is letting its storytellers speak for themselves. Passages Canada’s volunteer speakers share their personal stories of cultural identity and heritage online and in person in schools and community groups across Canada. Many of them have something to say […]

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5 - Portrait of a Haitian Woman - 21 March 2014

François Malépart de Beaucourt, Portrait of a Haitian Woman, 1786. François Malépart de Beaucourt, Portrait d’une femme haïtienne, 1786. Image: © McCord Museum/Gift of Mr. David Ross McCord/M12067.

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4 - Thelonius Monk - 20 March 2014

Thelonius Monk at Expo 67 in Montreal. Thelonius Monk à l’Expo 67 à Montréal. Image: Library and Archives Canada/1970-019 NPC.  

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news march 19 1914 rom photo

It wasn’t an auspicious beginning to a busy day for the Duke of Connaught. Scheduled to arrive in Toronto at 7:30 a.m. on March 19, 1914, the Duke’s train from Ottawa was delayed for an hour-and-a-half due to snowdrifts on the track north of Whitby. Perhaps the delay gave the Governor-General, Queen Victoria’s third son, […]