History, trivia, facts all about Canada, with some online games as well.
Maps, graphs and text based on print volumes and redesigned for online, interactive viewing. Includes downloadable data in tabular form as well as printable map images.
Interactive and authoritative source of data with over 350,000 official and formerly official geographical names available in both English and French.
Information about the 1837 Mackenzie-Papineau rebellions that rocked Upper and Lower Canada. Site includes chronology, biographies of the leaders, background, reactions, aftermath and other information.
Book and poems of pioneer life by Susanna Moodie.
Extensive documentation of Manitoba school legislation of 1890, which was regarded as anti-Catholic, and involvement of Quebecers in the controversy. Bilingual site.
All about the fur trade in Canada, and how it led to the exploration of Canada, as well as the formation of the oldest and largest company in Canadian history: Hudson's Bay Company.
Presents stories, information and photographs about the Hudson's Bay Company and Canada's early history.
Frobisher's expeditions to Nunavut in Arctic Canada are described as well as the search for a Northwest Passage to Asia, the first mining venture in Canada, and the earliest attempt by the English to establish a colony in the New World.
A guide to materials on Canadian history in digital format. Content is supervised by an expert editorial board.