West Hants Historical Society

Recent Posts

  • So Long, Farewell!

    The countdown is on. The museum's summer season is coming to a close, which means that us summer students are packing up their things to jump into fall. We've had […]

  • Made With Thread, Fabric & Undying Love

    Within our museum, we hold the remnants of a tale brimming with tragedy, love and careful stitches. Hanging nonchalantly on a cupboard among sewing kits and delicate needlepoint, there is […]

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    Putting a Name to a Face: Our Second Challenge

    Our second challenge within this project revolves around a photo I find particularly intriguing. Three stoic young men in uniform gaze at the camera with a nonchalant yet poised air […]

  • A Trick of The Light…?

    Working in a museum is very interesting. You meet a lot of new people and learn a lot of new things. You get to surround yourself with pieces of the […]

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