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Global Temperature: 2000 to 2009
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Climate Change (Plain-Language Summary)
Canadian Infantry Going Ashore
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Second World War (Plain-Language Summary)
Winnipeg General Strike
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Winnipeg General Strike of 1919 (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Lions Gate Bridge Opens to Traffic
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War Measures Act (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Canada’s First Gas Station Opens for Business
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Women and the Indian Act
Province of Canada, 1841─67
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Province of Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Cdn. soldiers returning from Vimy Ridge
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First World War (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Mob Storms Chinatown and Japantown
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History of Labour Migration to Canada
Death of Wolfe
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Seven Years’ War (Plain-Language Summary)
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Geography of Quebec
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Vancouver Feature: Pot Demonstration Turns Ugly
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34 Canadian Brigade Group (34 CBG)
Incendiary, Marie-Joseph Angelique
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Black Female Freedom Fighters
A portrait of André Chagnon.
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André Chagnon
37 CBG
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37 Canadian Brigade Group (37 CBG)
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Vancouver Feature: UBC Students Stage Great Trek
Pier 21
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Immigration to Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
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UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Canada Interactive Map
Kátł’odeeche First Nation Elder
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Reserves in the Northwest Territories
Brian Mulroney
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Charlottetown Accord (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Hero Slain on a Vancouver Street
Canadian machine gunners dig themselves in shell holes on Vimy Ridge.
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Battle of Vimy Ridge (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: St. James Rises Again
Patriation of the Constitution
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Patriation of the Constitution (Plain-Language Summary)
Famous 5
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Persons Case (Plain-Language Summary)
Yukon's Physiographic Regions
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Geography of Yukon
George Fox
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George Fox (singer)
Elijah Harper
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Meech Lake Accord (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Pioneer Retailer Opens Woodward’s
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1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (1 CMBG)
Pierre Trudeau, 1975
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Canadian Press Newsmaker of the Year
Halifax Explosion
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Halifax Explosion (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: The Carnegie Library’s Own Tut
Patriation of the Constitution
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Constitution Act, 1982 (Plain-Language Summary)
Passengers aboard the SS Komagata Maru in 1914.
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Vancouver Feature: Sikh Migrants Stalled in Harbour
Bedford Basin
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Loyalists in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Indian Act
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Indian Act (Plain-Language Summary)
Newfoundland and Labrador's Physiographic Regions
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Geography of Newfoundland and Labrador
Henri Richard
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Montreal Canadiens Stanley Cup Finals Appearances
Quebec Act, 1774
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The Quebec Act, 1774 (Plain-Language Summary)
Visual representation of cloud computing
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Five Digital Technologies and their Challenges
Syrian Refugee Family Landed in Toronto, 9 dec. 2015
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Canadian Refugee Policy
Canoes at Banff National Park
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National Parks of Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Foncie Pulice Takes His Last Street Photo
Toronto, Engine No 2 on the Ontario, Simcoe and Huron Railroad
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Railway History in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
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Notwithstanding Clause (Plain-Language Summary)
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Residential Schools in Canada Interactive Map
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Vancouver Feature: Mysterious Count Funds City’s First Skyscraper
Canoe Manned by Voyageurs Passing a Waterfall
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Fur Trade in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Lake Superior, Aerial View
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Largest Lakes in Canada
Canola
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Agriculture in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Physiographic Regions
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Physiographic Regions (Plain-Language Summary)
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Geography of Nova Scotia
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Statute of Westminster, 1931 (Plain-Language Summary)
Unidentified Métis Family, Probably at Osnaburgh House, Ontario
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Métis (Plain-Language Summary)
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Daylight Saving Time in Canada
Residential School
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Truth and Reconciliation Commission (Plain-Language Summary)
Herring
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Natural Resources in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Treaties in Ontario
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Upper Canada Land Surrenders
Playing-Card Money
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Playing-Card Money
Morenz, Howie
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Hart Memorial Trophy
Alert Weather Station
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Alert
41 CBG
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41 Canadian Brigade Group (41 CBG)
Tony Bradan in 1968
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Tony Bradan
handguns
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Gun Control in Canada
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Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy
Deportation of the Acadians
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Acadian Expulsion (Plain-Language Summary)
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Dallas Harms
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Premiers of British Columbia
Denny Christianson in 2009
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Denny Christianson
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John McIntosh
Women's Olympic Hockey Team in Turin
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Canadian Olympic Hockey Teams
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Richard Semmens
Flag of the Governor-General of Canada
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Governors General of Canada Since Confederation
Giving Credit Where Credit's Due: Rewriting the Patriation Story
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Constitution of Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Dave Keon, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Conn Smythe Trophy
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Sekani
Annie Famose, Nancy Greene and Fernande Bochatay at 1968 Olympic Winter Games
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Canadian Gold Medal Winners at Olympic Winter Games
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Martial Asselin
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Bush Flying in Canada
Tom Longboat, runner
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Tom Longboat
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American Civil War and Canada
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Languages in use in Canada
British Slave Ship Brookes
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Black Enslavement in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
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Rose Fortune
Bruce Peninsula National Park
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Manitoulin Island
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Mike Bossy
Olympic Rings
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Canadian Gold Medal Winners at Olympic Summer Games
Nursing Sisters, 1940
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Red Cross Society
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Vancouver Feature: Vancouver Wins the Stanley Cup!
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36 Canadian Brigade Group (36 CBG)
38 CBG
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38 Canadian Brigade Group (38 CBG)
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Ethel Blondin-Andrew
Donald Oliver
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Donald Oliver
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Norm Amadio
Wayne Gretzky
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Wayne Gretzky
Manitoba Coat of Arms
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Premiers of Manitoba
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NOVA Corporation
Indian Act
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Indian Act
Nunavut Flag
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Commissioners of Nunavut
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Margaret Parsons-Poole
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John Reeves
Dutoit, Charles, musician
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Charles Dutoit
Manic 2
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Quiet Revolution (Plain-Language Summary)
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Peter Goddard
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Vancouver Feature: Fledgling City Incinerated in Minutes
Canadian Pacific Railway
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Canadian Pacific Railway (Plain-Language Summary)
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George Brough
Treaty Medals
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Treaties with Indigenous Peoples in Canada
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Dolores Claman
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Vancouver Feature: Mayor McGeer Reads the Riot Act
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Mi'kmaq
Japanese Canadian Internment Camp
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Internment of Japanese Canadians (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Squatters Settle in Stanley Park
Metlakatla Indian Residential School Students
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Residential Schools in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
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Official Languages Act (1988) (Plain-Language Summary)
Canadarm2
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Canadian Technological Inventions and Innovations
Treaty 2 Survey
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Numbered Treaties (Plain-Language Summary)
5 CMBG
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5 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group
Northwest Territories' Physiographic Regions
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Geography of the Northwest Territories
Chinese immigration certificates
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Chinese Head Tax in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Carte-de-Visite Portrait of Louis Riel
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Louis Riel (Plain-Language Summary)
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Premiers of Alberta
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Premiers of Nova Scotia
Nunavut Coat of Arms
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Premiers of Nunavut
Asahi Baseball
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Vancouver Feature: Asahis Win Terminal City Championship
Map of Stanley Park, 1960
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Vancouver Feature: “Babes in the Woods” Discovered
First HBC in Vancouver
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Vancouver Feature: The Bay’s Days
Howard Hughes
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Vancouver Feature: Billionaire Recluse Commandeers a Hotel
Binning Mosaic
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Vancouver Feature: BC Electric Building Opens
Vancouver Birks, 1913
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Vancouver Feature: Birks Building Demolished
Birks Clock
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Vancouver Feature: Birks Clock Moves Downtown
Bloody Sunday Protest, 1938
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Vancouver Feature: Bloody Sunday
Captain “Gassy” Jack Deighton
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Vancouver Feature: Gassy Jack Lands on the Burrard Shore
Craig Kielburger
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Craig Kielburger
Charles Gorman
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Canada at the 1924 Olympic Winter Games
Image of an experimental external cardiac pacemaker-defibrillator
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Canadian Medical Discoveries and Innovations
Pauingassi First Nation
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What Is A Reserve?
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Vancouver Feature: Joe Fortes Saves Lives, Wins Hearts
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Vancouver Feature: The Milkshake Murder
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31 Canadian Brigade Group (31 CBG)
“A View of the Taking of Quebec”, 13 September 1759.
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Battle of the Plains of Abraham (Plain-Language Summary)
Fort Simpson, Aerial View
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Longest Rivers in Canada
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Vancouver Feature: Shining Ball Punctuates Expo Site
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Vancouver Feature: Pauline Johnson Names Lost Lagoon
Genocide and Indigenous Peoples in Canada
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Genocide and Indigenous Peoples in Canada
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The Rights Revolution (Plain-Language Summary)
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Responsible Government (Plain-Language Summary)
Conference at Québec
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Dominion of Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
The Single Men's Unemployed Association
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Great Depression in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Battle of Batoche
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North-West Resistance (Plain-Language Summary)
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Women's Suffrage in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
Hudson's Bay Company Ships
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Hudson’s Bay Company (Plain-Language Summary)
Canadian Shield
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Canadian Shield (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Marine Building Opens Amid Wall St. Woes
Powwow Dancers
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Indigenous Peoples in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
House of Commons
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Active Citizenship (Plain-Language Summary)
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35 Canadian Brigade Group (35 CBG)
Recruitment Campaign
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Conscription in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Buddha Smiles on Vancouver Punk Scene
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National Parks of Canada Interactive Map
Alberta's Physiographic Regions
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Geography of Alberta
Carte de la Nouvelle France
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New France (Plain-Language summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Murder in Shaughnessy Heights Mansion
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2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (2 CMBG)
Caribou
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Berger Commission
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Vancouver Feature: Ironworkers Plunge to their Deaths
London Conference, 1866
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Constitution Act, 1867 (Plain-Language Summary)
Japanese Canadians Being Relocated in BC, 1942
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Vancouver Feature: Japanese-Canadians Held at Hastings Park
39 CBG
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39 Canadian Brigade Group (39 CBG)
Louis Riel and the Provisional Government
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Red River Resistance (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Little Tramp Graces the Orpheum Stage
Diefenbaker's Bill of Rights
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Canadian Bill of Rights (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Timber Arch Installed on First Nation Site
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32 Canadian Brigade Group (32 CBG)
Richard, Maurice #9
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Montreal Canadiens in the Hockey Hall of Fame
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Vancouver Feature: “China-town” Develops on Old Dupont
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Vancouver Feature: Police Chief Slain in Wild Gun Fight
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Vancouver Feature: Police and Strikers Battle on the Docks
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Dinosaur Fossils in Canada Interactive Map
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Vancouver Feature: Restless Ghost Haunts the Old Court House
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Largest National Parks in Canada
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33 Canadian Brigade Group (33 CBG)
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Vancouver Feature: Doors Open into an Exotic Cave
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Vancouver Feature: Nine Maidens Adorn the New World Building
Death of Isaac Brock, The Battle of Queenston Heights
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The War of 1812 (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Heavyweight Champ Battles Future Movie Star
Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
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Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Homeless Vets Invade the Hotel Vancouver
Saik'uz First Nation
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Reserves in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
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10 Indigenous Firsts in Canada
Map of the Underground Railroad in the United States
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The Underground Railroad (Plain-Language Summary)
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Heritage Minutes Interactive Map
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Vancouver Feature: KKK Moves into Shaughnessy Mansion