Events

This year's annual general meeting is 2pm Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the James K. Bartleman Centre, 100 Tallwood Drive, Ottawa.

Special presentation by Jesse Thistle. Jesse Thistle (history,York University) is studying the lives of Métis people living on road allowances -- makeshift communities built on Crown land along roads and railways on the Canadian prairies in the 20th century.

 


 Our Photo Heritage


 

By documenting Ottawa's changing landscape, our City Archives remind us how the pace of life in Ottawa has evolved. The horse-drawn taxis seen here, outside Union Station as it took shape in 1911, once served trains that spewed their soot and smoke across downtown Ottawa. [CA 1766]