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1812 Teachers’ Corner

Type: Document

The material you will find here has been produced by selected Government of Canada departments and non-governmental bodies in order to help young people learn about the War of 1812 and its importance to the Canada we know today.

Site: Canadian Heritage

Canadian Military Histories

Type: Document

A nation's values, cultural and political understandings and growth are often intimately bound to its military history. Through valour, defence, loss and peacekeeping we have written a distinctly Canadian military history that has helped shape us into the nation we are today. The University of Calgary Libraries and Cultural Resources, in conjunction with the Military Museums Calgary Library and Archives is proud to spearhead The Canadian Military Histories Digitization Project.

Site: University of Calgary

Canadian Aboriginal Military History

Type: Document

This collection has been accumulated through the generous support of Canadian Aboriginal peoples who have served in the military. It has been assited financially with a grant from Museums Alberta.

Site: University of Calgary

From Colony to Country - South African War - Web Research

Type: Document

A list of websites providing a variety of factual, visual and bibliographic information complementing print sources on the Boer War, or South African War. (Part of the National Library's web site: From Colony to Country - A Reader's Guide to Canandian Military History.)

Site: Library and Archives Canada

Historical snapshot of the War of 1812

Type: Document

An historical snapshot of the War of 1812, the major battles and events, the major historic sites, the heroes and key people, the end of the War and the signing of the Treaty of Ghent.

Site: Canadian Heritage

Canadian Military Histories

Type: Document

Working in partnership with the University of London, UK and the War Office Library of Great Britain, this important collection will make accessible published and archival histories and photographs that are related to service in or for Canada. The British and Canadian Regiments, naval ships and air force squadrons will be featured among the outstanding collection of historical images and documents.

Site: The Military Museums Library and Archives

From Colony to Country - Canadian Military History: An Overview - Web Research - Websites

Type: Document

These general websites can lead the user into broad resources of Canadian military history. A section of "From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History."

Site: Library and Archives Canada

65th Anniversary of the Liberation of the Netherlands

Type: Document

This year we recognize the 65th anniversary of the liberation of the Netherlands. Remembrance events and activities will be held across Canada and in the Netherlands, providing opportunities for Canadians to learn about Canada's role in the liberation of the Netherlands.

Site: Veterans Affairs Canada

From Colony to Country - Northwest Campaign - Web Research - Websites

Type: Document

General historical websites designed to direct the reader to a plethora of resources on the Northwest Campaign .

Site: Library and Archives Canada

Tales of Animals in War - Green Thumbs for Remembrance

Type: Document

This short reading gives a general history of war and sacrifice geared towards ages eight to eleven.

Site: Veterans Affairs Canada