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Symposium

Symposium 2008

2008 Irish Studies Symposium: November 3 & 4

LAC Irish-Canadian Archival Materials Demonstration

Library and Archives Canada was pleased to display various Irish-Canadian materials from its collection and enable participants to speak directly with archivists about LAC's collection. The displays focused on images of Grosse Île (a quarantine station for immigrants) and photographs taken by William Topley, an Ottawa photographer.

Grosse Île

For more information about Grosse Île, view LAC's online exhibit, ARCHIVED - In Quarantine: Life and Death on Grosse Île, 1832-1937

William James Topley, Photographer

For more information about William James Topley, view LAC's online exhibit, ARCHIVED - William James Topley: Reflections on a Capital Photographer

Session VI


Symposium Sponsors:

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National Archives of Ireland [www.nationalarchives.ie] Logo: National Archives of Ireland