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Canadian History

This guide introduces Library resources on Canadian history and provides more detail on special topics including the Great Depression, the Canadian Pacific Railroad, Louis Riel and the Fur Trade.


Men and women marching in May Day parade for unemployed during the Depression

This guide will help you find material in Vancouver Public Library on the Great Depression in Canada. The Great Depression lasted from 1929 to 1939. Material on this subject can be found throughout the Central Library (350 West Georgia Street). Please ask the Information staff if you need help.

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