A Fellow and Past President of the RNSHS, Dr. Sutherland has focused his academic career on the history of Halifax. His most recent publication is “We Harbor No Evil Design”: Rehabilitation Efforts After the Halifax Explosion of 1917 (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2017, for the Champlain Society).
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Janet Kitz, a Fellow of the Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society, passed away last week at the age of 89. She was a remarkable woman with a passion..
Tonight we explore the aftermath of the sinking of the HMS Jervis Bay, through the stories of the survivors, who arrived in Halifax in November..
The next RNSHS public lecture will be held at the Nova Scotia Archives on Wed. May 15th, 7:30 p.m. following the Society’s AGM. This talk will..
Women and the War at Home: Pictou County Women in Industrialized Work, 1939 to 1945: The New Women Worker of Shipbuilding