Newfoundland and Labrador Web Sites by Subject

History, Heritage and Culture

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Association of Heritage Industries Newfoundland and Labrador
Association of Newfoundland and Labrador Archives
Captain Cook Society
Early Modern Network
Family History Society of Newfoundland and Labrador
Federation des francophones de Terre-Neuve et du Labrador
French-Newfoundland Studies Research Group
French Shore Historical Society
Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador
Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
Museum Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
Newfoundland Historic Trust
Newfoundland Historical Society
Placentia Area Historical Society


Archives and Special Collections Division - QEII Library
Centre for Material Culture Studies
Centre for Newfoundland Studies
City of St. John's Archive
J.R. Smallwood Foundation for Newfoundland and Labrador Studies
Labrador Institute
Maritime History Archive
Memorial University of Newfoundland Folklore and Language Archive (MUNFLA)
Newfoundland and Labrador Public Libraries - NL Collection
Newfoundland Museum
Parks Canada in Newfoundland and Labrador
The Rooms - Newfoundland and Labrador's New Cultural & Heritage Centre
The Rooms Provincial Archives Division

(websites whose focus is on providing the full text of primary or secondary sources)

Amulree Commission Report
Anspach Index - Index to Lewis Anspach's A History of the Island of Newfoundland
Atlantic Canada Portal
Bert Riggs: Memorial's Archival Treasures
Book of Newfoundland
Canadiana Discovery Portal (online digital content from collections across Canada)
Celebrate Memorial - History
Colonial Office 194 Series Finding Aids
Dictionary of Canadian Biography
Dictionary of Newfoundland English
Digital Archives Initiative (MUN)
Dr. Hans Rollman's Religion, Society and Culture in Newfoundland and Labrador
Dr. Mel Baker's History Resources
Documents of Newfoundland History
Early Canadiana Online (numerous texts, including the Journal of the Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council)
Encyclopedia of Newfoundland and Labrador
Encyclopedie de Saint-Pierre et Miquelon
The First Flight Across the Atlantic
Fisheries Heritage
Historical Directory of Newfoundland Newspapers
House of Commons Parliamentary Papers (Great Britain)
Labrador Boundary and Privy Council Documents
Labrador Inuit Through Moravian Eyes
More Than Just a Crew (Maritime History Archive)
Museum Notes
Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage Site
Newfoundland & Labrador History Publications Online
Newfoundland and Labrador Studies
Newfoundland Quarterly (Digitized Collection)
Newfoundland Quarterly
Our Roots (Contains a selection of primary and secondary historical sources. Key in "Newfoundland" or "Labrador" in the search bar and click on "Go.")
Primary Documents (from Western Charter 1634 to Royal Charter 1825)
Primary Sources (Newfoundland and Labrador)
A Reader's Guide to Newfoundland History to 1869
Selected Topics in Newfoundland and Labrador Studies (NL Studies 2205 - High School)
Sir William Vaughan Project
Them Days - Preserving the History of Labrador


Archival Moments (Larry Dohey)
Canadian Geographical Names
Flags of Newfoundland
Grade 8 Newfoundland History Course Resources
Guide to Archival Holdings of the Centre for Newfoundland Studies
Historica Foundation
Living Traditions: Intangible Cultural Heritage of Newfoundland & Labrador
Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage Site
Newfoundland and Labrador National Historic Sites
Newfoundland Biography - Claude Belanger
Newfoundland History (Claude Belanger)
Newfoundland Recipes Cookbook - Traditional Meals
Provincial Historic Commemorations Program
Virtual Museum of Labrador

Virtual Exhibits

Alphabet Fleet
Baccalieu: Crossroads for Cultures
Coastal Women
Colonial Building
Community Memories - Virtual Museum of Canada
Confederation Debate: 50 Years and Counting
Cupids 400
Dead Reckoning: The Pollux and Truxtun Disaster
Dialect Atlas of Newfoundland and Labrador
Dr. Cluny Macpherson (1879-1966) - Reflections of a Newfoundlander
Early days of medicine at Memorial University
1880's Newfoundland: A Pictorial
Fishermen's Protective Union
The French Shore
Full Circle, First Contact - Vikings and Skraelings in Newfoundland and Labrador
Haystack Photograph Collection
History of the Basilica - From Cornerstone to Consecration
History of the Northern Cod
Innu Place Names (Pepamuteiati Nitassinat)
International Grenfell Association Photo Exhibit
Job Photograph Collection
Kind Remembrance and Best Wishes (IGA Christmas Cards)
Labrador Inuit Through Moravian Eyes
Land of First Contact
Lifelines - Canada's East Coast Fisheries
Newfoundland and the Great War
Newfoundland Regiment and the Great War (The Rooms/Dept. of Education)
Newfoundland Salt Fisheries Digital Exhibit
Newfoundland Shipwrecks 1800-1945 (Trinity)
Ocean Ranger Disaster (CBC Digital Archives)
Paul-Emile Miot, Photographs of Newfoundland and Cape Breton Island
Railway Coastal Museum
Resettlement: No Great Future
Royal Newfoundland Constabulary Historical Society
Stories of Conne River
Ted Russell and "The Chronicles of Uncle Mose"
Tipatshimuna - Innu stories from the land
Titanic in the Archives (The Rooms)
Towards an Encyclopedia of Local Knowledge (Pam Hall)
Vikings - Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of Natural History
War Brides
Women in Sports
Women's History Walking Tour

See related headings: Archives, Arts, Folklore, Genealogy, History, Military, Maps, Music, Museums

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