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4 - Shilly Shally - 27 March 2014

Portrait of snowshoers Harry and Sheila Thomson. Shilly Shally Lodge, Gatineau Park. No date. Les raquetteurs Harry et Sheila Thomson. Chalet Shilly Shally, parc de la Gatineau. Sans date. Image: Rosemary Gilliat Eaton. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.  

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3 - Fenian Volunteers - 26 March 2014

Fenian Raid volunteers, Frank Iveson (centre) and Peter Crerar (left) with unidentified men. Metcalfe, Ontario, 1865. Des bénévoles des raids féniens, Frank Iveson (au centre) et Peter Crerar (à gauche) avec des hommes inconnus. Metcalfe, Ontario, 1865. Image: Library and Archives Canada/PA-103906.  

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A lone green tree stands amongst the reddish-brown soil and mud huts of Kipao.

To those unfamiliar with Kenya’s dusty, remote and under-developed Tana Delta it may seem like an odd place to launch a mobile technology-based project. However this region accommodates both mud huts and modern mobile phones without difficulty. Kenyans have embraced the mobile revolution fully and the residents of the Tana Delta are no different. During […]

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2 - Trail Riders - 25 March 2014

Trail riders in Williams Lake, BC, c. 1950s. Des randonneurs à Williams Lake, BC, vers les années 1950. Image: Rosemary Gilliat Eaton. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.  

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1 - Tom Thomson - 24 March 2014

Tom Thomson, fishing on a rock in the Oxtongue River, c. 1910s. Tom Thomson, faisant de la pêche sur une roche dans la rivière Oxtongue, vers les années 1910. Image: Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.  

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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 […]