Virtual museum of New France

Useful links

LINKS

Sites that address specifically or in passing the history of New France abound on the internet.  Lovers of history and professional historians, teachers and students alike, will find here avenues of further exploration and research.  Though this list is not exhaustive, it will periodically be enriched and updated.

PORTALS AND VIRTUAL EXHIBITIONS

New France, New Horizons (Library and Archives Canada)
http://www.champlain2004.org/index2.html

L’Amérique française (Edizoom, Musée de la civilisation, and Éditions Art Global)
http://www.telequebec.tv/ameriquefrancaise/

France in America (Library of Congress and Bibliothèque nationale de France)

http://international.loc.gov/intldl/fiahtml/fiahome.html

Des saisons en Nouvelle-France (Musée de la civilisation et Musée virtuel du Canada)
http://www.mcq.org/Nouvelle-France/

400 ans de présence française au Canada, 1604-2004 (Centre d’études acadiennes de l’Université de Moncton)
http://www2.umoncton.ca/cfdocs/cea/index.cfm

Site archéologique Cartier-Roberval, Cap-Rouge, Québec (Commission de la capitale nationale du Québec et le Ministère de la Culture, des Communications et de la Condition féminine du Québec)
http://www.cartier-roberval.gouv.qc.ca/accueil/index.html

Treasures and Secrets of Place-Royale (Ministère de la Culture, des Communications et de la Condition féminine du Québec)
http://www.mcccf.gouv.qc.ca/tresors/

Le sauvetage archéologique de l’épave d’un vaisseau de la flotte de Phips, 1690 (Ministère de la Culture, des Communications et de la Condition féminine du Québec)
http://www.mcccf.gouv.qc.ca/phips/phips1.htm

La présence française en Ontario : 1610, passeport pour 2010 (Centre de recherche en civilisation canadienne-française de Université d’Ottawa)
http://www.crccf.uottawa.ca/passeport/index.html

Champlain : Travels in the Canadian Francophonie (Regroupement des organismes du patrimoine franco-ontarien)
www.ropfo.ca/champlain

Torture and Truth: Angélique and the Burning of Montreal
http://www.canadianmysteries.ca/sites/angelique/accueil/indexen.html

Pathfinders & Passageways : The Exploration of Canada (Bibliothèque et Archives Canada)
http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/206/301/lac-bac/explorers/www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/explorers/index-e.html

The Jesuit Relations and the History of New France
http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/206/301/lac-bac/jesuit_relations-ef/jesuit-relations/index-e.html

Virtual Cathedral of the Archdiocese of Quebec
http://www.archivesvirtuelles.com/expo.php

Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage (Memorial University of Newfoundland and C.R.B. Foundation)
http://www.heritage.nf.ca/home.html

Canadian Military Heritage Gateway (Department of National Defense)
http://www.cmhg.gc.ca/

Raid on Deerfield: The Many Stories of 1704 (Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association et Memorial Hall Museum)
http://1704.deerfield.history.museum/

1682-1803: French Louisiana (Ministère de la culture et de la communication, France)
http://www.louisiane.culture.fr/fr/index2.html

Mapping the French Empire in North America (Newberry Library)
http://www.newberry.org/smith/exhibits/fe/fe.html

La Belle Shipwreck (The University of Texas at Austin)
http://www.texasbeyondhistory.net/belle/index.html

Fort St. Louis (The University of Texas at Austin)
http://www.texasbeyondhistory.net/stlouis/index.html

A França no Brasil / La France au Brésil (Bibliothèque nationale de France)
http://bndigital.bn.br/projetos/francebr/

Les fêtes de la Nouvelle-France SAQ
http://www.nouvellefrance.qc.ca/en/

Encyclopédie du patrimoine culturel de l’Amérique française
http://www.ameriquefrancaise.org

MUSEUMS AND HISTORIC SITES

Inventaire des lieux de mémoire de la Nouvelle-France
http://www.memoirenf.cieq.ulaval.ca/

Quebec

Marguerite-Bourgeoys Museum / Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel
http://www.marguerite-bourgeoys.com/en/

Observatoire des musées (Société des musées du Québec)
http://www.smq.qc.ca/

Museological Complex of the Museum of Civilization
http://www.mcq.org/index_en.html

Saint-Louis Forts and Châteaux National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/qc/saintlouisforts/index.aspx

Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site (Parcs Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/qc/fortifications/index.aspx

Augustinian Monastery and Museum
http://www.augustines.ca/index.html

Site archéologique Cartier-Roberval (Commission de la capitale nationale du Québec et le Ministère de la Culture, des Communications et de la Condition féminine du Québec)
http://www.cartier-roberval.gouv.qc.ca/accueil/index.html

Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/qc/cartierbrebeuf/index.aspx

Pointe-à-Callière, Montreal Museum of Archeology and History
http://pacmusee.qc.ca/en/home

Château Ramezay
http://www.chateauramezay.qc.ca/

Stewart Museum
http://www.stewart-museum.org/

Musée des Hospitalières de l’Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal
http://www.museedeshospitalieres.qc.ca/english.html

Maison Saint-Gabriel
http://www.maisonsaint-gabriel.qc.ca/

Forges-du-Saint-Maurice National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/qc/saintmaurice/index.aspx

Fort Chambly National Historic Site (Parcs Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/qc/fortchambly/index.aspx

Musée régional de Vaudreuil-Soulanges
http://www.mrvs.qc.ca/

Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site (Parcs Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/qc/temiscamingue/index.aspx

Poste de traite Chauvin
http://www.smq.qc.ca/mad/circuits/circuits/listeinstitut/fiche.php?ID=50-55-1033

Site Nouvelle-France
http://www.sitenouvellefrance.com/

Maritimes

Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/ns/louisbourg/index.aspx

Melanson Settlement National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/ns/melanson/index.aspx

Port Royal National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/ns/portroyal/index.aspx

Grand-Pré National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng /lhn-nhs/ns/grandpre/index.aspx

Boishébert National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng /lhn-nhs/nb/boishebert/index.aspx

Fort Anne National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/ns/fortanne/index.aspx

Fort Edward National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/ns/edward/index.aspx

Fort Charles National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/ns/charles/index.aspx

Canso Islands National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/ns/canso/index.aspx

Fort Beauséjour – Fort Cumberland National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/nb/beausejour/index.aspx

Castle Hill National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/nl/castlehill/index.aspx

Signal Hill National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/nl/signalhill/index.aspx

Red Bay National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/nl/redbay/natcul/histo.aspx

Port-la-Joye–Fort-Amherst National Historic Site (Parks Canada)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/pe/amherst/index.aspx

Ontario and Canadian West

National Gallery of Canada
http://www.gallery.ca/

Currency Museum (Bank of Canada)
http://www.currencymuseum.ca/

Royal Ontario Museum
http://www.rom.on.ca/

Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons
www.saintemarieamongthehurons.on.ca/

York Factory National Historic Site (Parcs Canada, Manitoba)
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/mb/yorkfactory/index.aspx

Fort la Reine Museum (Manitoba)
http://www.fortlareinemuseum.ca/

United States

Fort Ticonderoga (New York)
www.fortticonderoga.org/

Crown Point State Historic Site (New York)
http://nysparks.state.ny.us/historic-sites/34/details.aspx

Old Fort Niagara (New York)
http://www.oldfortniagara.org/

Mackinac State Historic Parks (Michigan)
http://www.mackinacparks.com/

Great Village of the Natchez (Mississippi)
http://mdah.state.ms.us/hprop/gvni.html

Fort de Chartres (Illinois)
http://www.ftdechartres.com/

Fort Toulouse (Alabama)
http://www.fttoulousejackson.org

Louisiana State Museum (Louisiane)
http://lsm.crt.state.la.us/

France

Jacques Cartier Manor House and Museum
http://www.musee-jacques-cartier.com/index_en.php

Musée du Quai Branly
http://www.quaibranly.fr/

Musée national de la Marine
http://www.musee-marine.fr/

Musée de la Compagnie des Indes
http://musee.lorient.fr/

RESOURCES FOR RESEARCHERS

Archives and collections

Library and Archives Canada
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/

Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec
http://www.banq.qc.ca/

Archives Canada-France Database
http://bd.archivescanadafrance.org/acf/home.shtm?l=fr

Collection numérique (Bibliothèque nationale de France)
http://gallica.bnf.fr/?&lang=FR

Early Canadiana Online
http://www.canadiana.ca/

Our Rooys
http://www.ourroots.ca/

Champlain Society Digital Collection
http://eir.library.utoronto.ca/champlain/search.cfm?lang=eng

La Nouvelle France, Ressources françaises (Ministère de la culture et de la communication, France)
http://www.culture.gouv.fr/culture/nllefce/fr/

W.H. Pugsley Collection of Early Canadian Maps (McGill University)
http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/pugsley/

Codex Canadiensis (Library and Archives Canada, Gilcrease Museum , and Gail and Stephen A.Jarislowsky Institute for Studies in Canadian Art)
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/codex/index-f.html

Reference Tools

Dictionary of Canadian Biography
http://www.biographi.ca/

Programme de recherche en démographie historique (Université de Montréal)
http://www.genealogie.umontreal.ca/en/

The Atlas of Canada
http://atlas.nrcan.gc.ca/site/english/maps/historical/maptopic_view

Encyclopédie du patrimoine culturel de l’Amérique française
http://www.ameriquefrancaise.org

Inventaire des lieux de mémoire de la Nouvelle-France (Centre interuniversitaire d’études québécoises à l’Université Laval)
http://www.memoirenf.cieq.ulaval.ca/

KnowLA, the Encyclopedia of Louisiana
http://www.knowla.org/

Associations and Research Centres

Institut d’histoire de l’Amérique française
http://www.ihaf.qc.ca/IHAF/Index.html

French Colonial Historical Society
http://www.frenchcolonial.org/

French Atlantic History Group (Université McGill)
http://eaf.flsh.usherbrooke.ca/atlantique/

Centre de recherche en civilisation canadienne-française (Université d’Ottawa) http://www.crccf.uottawa.ca/index.html

Archives nationales d’Outre-mer
http://www.archivesnationales.culture.gouv.fr/anom/fr/index.html

Champlain Society
www.champlainsociety.ca/