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Canadian Museum of Immigration
Canada’s 6th national museum collects, shares and pays tribute to the Canadian immigration story. Pier 21 was the gateway to Canada for one million immigrants.
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Home Instead Halifax 3h
Did you know that Home Instead can take your loved one to the where they can research their family history and watch it come alive before their eyes? Check out
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Dan Conlin 6h
Did you know the Nansen refuge medal was given to "the people of Canada" in 1986, the first time an entire nation received the medal from the ? See a Nansen medal & find out why in our exhibit at the Canadian Museum of Immigration - until Nov. 11!
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2/2 Tickets : Winner will be announced on our Facebook and Twitter on Wed, Oct 24 at 4:00 pm
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1/2 Tickets : Tell us your favourite Canadian musician. Comment, like & retweet to be entered into the draw! Win a pair of tickets to “Heavenly Harp & Mendelssohn’s Italian" Thurs, Oct 25, 7:30 pm, Rebecca Cohn, Halifax
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Dan Conlin 17h
A busy twilight on Halifax Harbour as the moon rose in an autumn sky over two tugs converging to help the cruise ship Regal Princess set sail just as a big ACL container ship and pilot boat headed out.
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SChapman Oct 18
’s class being V.A.B.Bulous w/ the help of our YMCA worker . Their class is listening to Arabic books and learning how to write their names in Arabic with the help of their Arabic speaking classmates.
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Oct 18
After landing, the men of the Vassallo family worked for the all the live-long day and washed dishes in the evening. Photo taken circa 1960
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EasternFrontTheatre Oct 18
Just one of the many incredible stories we share in Kamp.
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Monica MacDonald Oct 17
Oral Historian (second from right) part of a panel discussing the use of oral history in museums at Oral History Assoc Conference in Montreal
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Oct 17
2/2 Fact: While face arrest if they enter Canada outside a border post, if their claim is upheld, they may not be penalized. They are exercising a right to guaranteed by international law. closes in Hfx Nov 11:
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Oct 17
1/2 Myth: are because they illegally cross borders to enter .
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Connector NL - Central Region Oct 17
We are in Halifax for the . The event started last night with a reception at , including a private tour of the Museum. Any Canadian who has the opportunity to visit the museum should do so
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Oct 16
"I went to a student union building to eat something... I saw the machine it said, Root Beer. 'Wow there is beer I can get a little drunk.' ... it came out and then I started drinking, 'That’s not beer! What the heck is this?' "
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Oct 15
For many immigrants, was just the first stop. German/Russian immigrant Erna Eitzen arrived 22, 1948 and used this ticked to board the destined for Dominion City, Manitoba
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Steven Schwinghamer Oct 13
Doing image research, came across a gem from ! It's (shed 22 & office bay next to ) while the site was still being built.
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IRCC Oct 13
that and have extensive archival collections relating to and genealogy? If you want to learn more about your family history, check out these great resources! Image courtesy of LAC.
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Steven Schwinghamer Oct 13
Replying to @Pier21
Oh, there we go! Here's a shot of Pasteur bringing Cdns home from via .
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M Cameron Oct 13
A night to remember...Art, friends, amazing city and beauty
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Oct 14
2/2 Fact: Efforts to resist and refuse legitimate seekers contribute to human , forcing people to find irregular entries to Canada. See the exhibit before it's gone :
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Oct 14
1/2 Myth: Accepting encourages human .
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