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All posts for the month August, 2017

Scheduled Talks 2017 – 2018

American Civil War Monument Unveiling

This FIRST National Monument to the 40,000+ Canadian participants in the American Civil War (1860’s) will be unveiled in Ault park, home of the Lost Villages Museum. Some of those participants were from our lost villages. This project was initiated three years ago by the “Grays and Blues of Montreal”, with support from the Lost […]

Concert in St. Raphael’s Ruins

The wait is over! We thank you for your patience. Our production team hopes you are anxious to attend our exquisite concert in the St. Raphael’s Ruins, August 19th at 7p.m. Tickets for this event will be sold online only: www.classiquarts.ca for 25$*. Please join us for an evening of beautiful music at Classiqu’Arts SD&G […]

Duncan Donovan Photo Collection

The collection of Duncan Donovan photographs used by Dane Lanken in his March presentation are now online.

Canada Day Parade 2017

The Historical Society participated in the annual Alexandria Canada Day parade, with a Munro and McIntosh carriage, and several of the members attending.