Category Archives: History

  1. Roy & Pelletier: Frontier ‘Canadiens’

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    February 17, 2016 by The Editor

    Originally posted on Voyageur Heritage • • • Community Journal & Resource Guide:
    by James LaForest Who were these mysterious men, Roy & Pelletier? Attorneys at Law? NHL Hall-of-Famers?…

  2. Multiculturalism and The Right to Exist

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    January 19, 2015 by The Editor

    Last week, Duke University’s campus Chapel approved a Muslim student association’s request to broadcast the Muslim call to prayer from …
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  3. The Tree: Vanished

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    October 25, 2014 by The Editor

    In one word, a scholar writing about French Detroit encapsulates conventional thinking about French-Canadian culture on the American side of …
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  4. What’s My Story? The Orenda and The Jesuit Relations

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    March 19, 2014 by The Editor

    Joseph Boyden is a Canadian author whose works include Three Day Road and Through Black Spruce as well as non-fiction …
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  5. ‘Muskrat French’: Origins of a Culture, a Language, and a People

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    March 7, 2014 by The Editor

    The following is a paper I have written on the topic of the French Canadian culture of the Detroit River …
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  6. The Tree: Forgetting and the Right to Privacy

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    October 21, 2013 by The Editor

    We still have sorrows that are passed to us from early generations, those to handle besides our own, and cruelties …
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  7. Heritage Day Blog

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    June 28, 2013 by The Editor

    As part of the effort to promote French Canadian Heritage Day in Michigan (October 4, 2013), a new blog has …
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