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Les journées de la culture 2019: Preserving Cultural Memories

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Delve into the Museum’s archives to learn about Indigenous knowledge.

Take a close look at the workings of the Museum’s archives and learn how print, photographic and audiovisual material preserves cultural memories. Find out how archives can help build bridges between past and future generations and their importance for researchers and Indigenous communities in reconnecting with the past and ancestral knowledge. Join Museum staff for our annual celebration of Journées de la culture, a weekend of exciting, heritage-related activities.

Image: Mrs. Bumberry of the Six Nations Reserve, Ontario. Photos by Frederick W. Waugh, 1912. Canadian Museum of History

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