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Measha Brueggergosman

Canadian soprana Measha Brueggergosman

THIS MONTH IN CANADIAN HISTORY: August

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BIOGRAPHIES: Discover the story of Judith Simpson

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Jeni LeGon
Jeni LeGon singing "Living in a great big way," 1935.
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Canadian Heroines books

100 More Canadian Heroines and 100 Canadian Heroines

Have you seen these bestselling books about great Canadian women? You can read many of the stories for free on Google Books.

Free excerpt from 100 Canadian Heroines
Free excerpt from 100 More Canadian Heroines

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Marion Orr



Canadian women on banknotes petition

Read & sign petition at change.org.


Proposed Viola Desmond bank note

Proposed Viola Desmond bank note, from Womenonbanknotes.ca

 
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