Weblinks: Chapter 2

General History

This thematic website provides brief, general histories of selected topics in Canadian history at a basic, descriptive level. Additionally, there are maps, outlining territorial changes, photographs and images, and bibliographic references for further reading.


Living Traditions: Museums Honour the North American Indigenous Games

This site includes a foundational description of many Indigenous sports, games, and traditions. It also includes instructions on how to play some of the traditional games.


New France

This site is a virtual museum which provides brief descriptions of politics, exploration, the economy, and daily life in New France and includes many paintings, maps, and photographs of artifacts.



This 500-year history is a brief description of events and issues, with illustrations, paintings, and photos of the city of Montreal from the 1500s to the 1990s.