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Sample letter to send to Winnipeg electoral candidates about protecting city archives

If you would like to write to the candidates for Winnipeg mayor and councillor to express your support for the city’s rich documentary heritage, a group of historians and archivists has provided a sample letter on their website, A New … Continue reading

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Historians campaign to relocate City of Winnipeg Archives to a new home

You may recall reading my blog post, Historians concerned about plight of City of Winnipeg Archives, published three weeks ago. Several historians had expressed their concern about the future of Winnipeg’s archives that were moved five years ago to a smaller … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — June 9, 2018

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blogs Probate Records Part 2: Newfoundland and PEI by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story. Utilizing Trench Maps: Part 1 – Digitized and offline Resources by Steve Clifford on Doing Our Bit. … Continue reading

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