Preserving our immigration history.

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Memories of Kosovo

Memories of Kosovo

CIHS marks the 25th anniversary of the evacuation to Canada of 7000 Kosovar Albanians with a special Bulletin, ‘Memories of Kosovo’ (63.7 MB), posted courtesy of and with the collaboration of Immi...
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Black and white photograph of students in a classroom, circa 1930s-1940s.

2023 Gunn Prize Winning Essay

The winning essay ‘Voices of Migration: Exploring Agency within Canadian Immigration Policy and Greek Emigration Framework’ was written Alexandros Balasis, a PhD student at York University. Mr. Ba...
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Black and white photograph of students in a classroom, circa 1930s-1940s.

Speech by Mr. Raph Girard

Extracts from a speech delivered by Mr. Raph Girard At the conference of the Association of Canadian Studies Gatineau, Quebec October 2, 2023 Canada has a well-established record of aid and advocacy i...
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Black and white photograph of students in a classroom, circa 1930s-1940s.

Journey to Freedom Day

The Library Services section of the Research and Data Branch, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada recently issued this bilingual inventory of material to mark ‘Journey to Freedom Day’....
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