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"Having dual citizenship - it's not a dual passport. It's a dual identity ... It's a dual way of thinking. I imagine all immigrants have to live with that dilemma, whether they've resolved it or not." From Lamia Charlebois' (French clip):
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 14
War Brides Marie Stromberg and friend on board RMS Aquitania, September 1946. Looks like they're ready for , don't you agree?
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 13
"I know the effort and determination it takes to rebuild yourself and your network once you arrive, but you have to persevere... maintain a positive attitude, and never lose hope." From Alma Arzate's story.
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 13
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Do you think Marjorie successfully brought the Welsh moon all the way to Canada? Read the whole story to find out
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 13
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"As I drifted into an uneasy sleep the glimmers of an idea came to me and by the time the children were dressed and having breakfast I was ready for them.'We are', I informed them,'going to tie the to the back of the boat and take it with us to Canada.'"
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 13
Replying to @Pier21
"We're not leaving the moon" (Marjorie told her children the night before they left) "It will still be there when we get to Canada.''Mam', came the reply, 'have you ever been to Canada?' 'Well, no', I said, 'but the moon WILL be there.' "
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 13
"How the moon came to Canada." The immigration story of Welsh immigrant, Marjorie Drinnan
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 13
There's still time to vote for us! How much did you enjoy your last visit? Make sure Halifax knows by choosing as :
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 13
Hali Drive by is a mobile game created by newcomers and to introduce people to the city they love! Plus, it features the Museum. Check it out:
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Historica Canada Sep 11
415 years ago, about 100 men sailed 5 French ships into Passamaquoddy Bay. When winter came, almost half of them died. Following the launch of our on the Acadian Deportation, learn about the birth of Acadia in 's NEW update:
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Nimbus Publishing Sep 11
A fascinating discussion tonight with the Hnourable Mayann Francis and .
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 11
Honoured to have Mayann Francis share her amazing life story with us. From Whitney Pier, to the Vice Regal office to pardoning , her journey is inspirational.
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 11
Whether you say or , the foods we love show how immigrants' contributions add to 's evolving culture: . Share your love of donairs with a donair button, card or fridge magnet from our Museum Gift Shop.
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 11
"In[n]ovations are made at times when the[y']re most needed. Change that. Then you will be more prepared for the future." Our visitors leave insightful messages for future generations in Family Bonds & Belonging . What would you tell your great-great-great grandchild?
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Symphony Nova Scotia Sep 10
Our friends at are at Paul O'Regan Hall tonight at 6:30 pm for a concert with former Music Director , Nick Halley and Joseph Petric! Visit to learn more and get your tickets!
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 10
We're open: The Museum resumes regular hours today.
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 9
"Or, you go to a parent-teacher meeting, and it’s about you but you have to translate for your parents. So, you have to be the adult and the child at the same time." Dicki Chhoyang on trying to fit in :
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 8
The Museum will be closed tomorrow (Monday, September 9th.)
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 8
Hearts of Freedom is documenting the experiences of refugees from Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam who arrived in Canada between 1975 and 1985. We're proud to be an advisor for this project:
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Canadian Museum of Immigration Sep 7
The Museum will be closed tomorrow (Sunday, September 8th) due to Hurricane Dorian.
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