Other interesting web sites

Newfoundland

CNS - Centre for Newfoundland Studies

Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, Newfoundland Canada

http://www.library.mun.ca/qeii/cns/index.php

Provincial Historic Commemorations Program

The PHCP is a citizen-driven program of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador that allows for the commemoration of aspects of our history and culture that are of provincial significance.

www.seethesites.ca/commemorations

Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage Web Site

A general information site for all ages, covering natural environment; aboriginal peoples; society, economy and culture; exploration and settlement; the Arts; government and politics.
http://www.heritage.nf.ca

Newfoundland and Labrador Registered Heritage Structures

This digital collection was produced under contract to the Canada's Digital Collections program, Industry Canada.

http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/tours/default.htm

Dictionary of Newfoundland English

Full text of this landmark work on the language of Newfoundland, compiled by G.M. Story, W.J. Kirwin and D.A. Widdowson.
http://www.heritage.nf.ca/dictionary

Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador

The Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador (HSA) is a volunteer, non-profit organization with a mandate to protect, preserve and promote the province's history and heritage.

http://www.historicsites.ca/

Newfoundland Salt Fisheries: A Digital Exhibit

An exploration of the salt fish processing industry and way of life that sustained Newfoundland for over 400 years, through archival images and text.

http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/fisheries/index.html

Natural History Society of Newfoundland and Labrador

A province-wide organization with a primary interest in promoting the enjoyment and protection of all wildlife and natural history resources in the province.
www.naturenl.ca

NF Shipwrecks on the Web

Site run by Robert Parsons of Grand Bank, retired teacher and author of several books on shipwrecks around the coast of Newfoundland, and a shipwreck map of south coast schooners.
http://www.atlanticwrecks.com/

Association of Newfoundland and Labrador Archives

For a complete listing of archives in Newfoundland and Labrador that may be usefull in your serch,
please visit the website of the Association of Newfouland and Labrador Archives
http://www.anla.nf.ca

Family History Society of Newfoundland and Labrador

657 Topsail Road, Waterford Valley Plaza, St. John's, NL, Canada A1E 2E3
http://fhsnl.ca/

Newfoundland and Labrador Studies Journal

It is a bi-annual, interdisciplinary journal devoted to publishing original essays, in either English or French,
about the society and culture of Newfoundland and Labrador, past and present.
http://www.mun.ca/nls/

Museum Association of Newfoundland and Labrador

MANL is an organization of individuals and groups working towards the preservation of our cultural and natural heritage.

http://www.manl.nf.ca/

Archives and Manuscripts

Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, Newfoundland Canada
http://www.library.mun.ca/qeii/cns/archives/cnsarch.php

Digital Archives Initiative

Your gateway to the learning and research-based cultural resources held by Memorial University and partnering organizations.

http://collections.mun.ca/

East Coast Trail Association

A non-profit organization dedicated to the establishment and maintenance of a hiking trail the length of the east coast of the Avalon Peninsula, and other related trails, with guides and maps.
http://www.eastcoasttrail.com

Canada

Canada's History

History is happening right now at Canada's History, where our mission is to make the discovery of our nation's past relevant, engaging, empowering and accessible to all Canadians.

http://www.historysociety.ca

Canada's Digital Collections archived at Library and Archives Canada

This page lists the projects included in Canada's Digital Collections (CDC). CDC was operated by Industry Canada between 1996 and 2004 to provide young Canadians with skills and experience in preparing digital Canadian content of local, regional and international interest. The various collections that were produced during this time period have now been archived by Library and Archives Canada

http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/E/Alphabet.asp

Heritage Canada

Established in 1973 to protect and promote the built, natural, historic and scenic heritage of Canada.
http://www.heritagecanada.org

Historica

Established in 1999 to promote Canadian history and historical education. It has taken over responsibility for the Heritage Minutes and Heritage Fairs from the CF Bronfman Foundation.
http://www.histori.ca

Parks Canada

A division of the federal government department of Canadian Heritage, with responsibility for national historic sites, federal heritage buildings, heritage rivers, marine conservation areas and national parks.
http://www.pc.gc.ca

Canadian Genealogy & History

A listing of Genealogical and Historical Web sites from East to Western Sea.
http://www.islandnet.com/~cghl/index.php

In homes, schools and libraries across Canada, people are looking for evidence of what it means to be a Canadian.
Archives Canada is a gateway to archival resources found in over 800 repositories across Canada--it's your gateway to Canada's collective memory.
http://www.archivescanada.ca

Library and Archives Canada

This website has been designed to provide optimal access to Library and Archives Canada resources
for both the experienced researcher and the general user.
http://www.collectionscanada.ca

Canadian Council of Archives

The objects of the Council are:
To preserve our national heritage by improving the administration, effectiveness and efficiency of the archival system. To recommend on national priorities, policies and programmes for the development and operation of a Canadian archival system.
http://www.cdncouncilarchives.ca

Provincial Historical Societies

The Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society

http://www.rnshs.ca/

New Brunswick Historical Society

http://saintjohn.cioc.ca/details.asp?RSN=707

Federation des societes d'histoire du Quebec

http://www.histoirequebec.qc.ca

Manitoba Historical Society

http://www.mhs.mb.ca

British Columbia Historical Foundation

http://www.bchistory.ca/

Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre

http://pwnhc.learnnet.nt.ca

Historical Society of Alberta

http://albertahistory.org/