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Acadian Culture

This selection of approximately 200 images provides a sample of the collections related to Acadian culture. It recalls some of the places, events and personalities that created the identity and shaped the history of this French-speaking, Maritime community.


  • Illustrations and other items on the near-mythical Évangéline, a fictional character from a p.m recalling the deportation of the Acadians (1755);
  • Engravings, newspaper excerpts and objects linked to the Acadian Renaissance since 1860;
  • Prominent figures and some of their possessions, from the 19th century to the present;
  • Documents related to education.

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Acadian Memorial Park, Grand Pré, NS, about 1923 (MP-0000.158.3)

Photograph, glass lantern slide
Acadian Memorial Park, Grand Pré, NS, about 1923
Anonyme - Anonymous
About 1923, 20th century

Evangeline A Tale of Acadie (1997-409)

Evangeline A Tale of Acadie
Arthur Dixon
1856, 19th century

Parti acadien (1972-1982) (MAUM2004.b)

Parti acadien (1972-1982)
About 1976, 20th century