In this week’s historical highlights I share an article urging you to read more old books, videos depicting the lives of Voyageurs, and a map that presents World War I as a massive dog fight. Read on!
In honour of the 141st birthday of Lucy Maud Montgomery this week, I hope you’ll check out these photos of all her haunts, including Green Gables and other houses where she lived and visited.
If you answer three pop quiz questions correctly, you’ll be entered into a draw to win a free subscription to Canada’s History magazine (deadline: January 28, 2016). (I only got 1 out of 3.)
This article explores how “Letters and diaries present unique challenges for historians.”
Feel free to share your favourite history-related links in the comments.