Category Archives: Quebec

  1. Michigan’s French Canadian Heritage Day


    May 3, 2013 by LeVoyageur

    Sign the petition to establish a French Canadian Heritage Day in Michigan. Michigan’s French Canadian Heritage Day. How does that …
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  2. Quebec Bill 14


    April 11, 2013 by LeVoyageur

    Struggles over minority language rights are nothing new. There are many examples from the 20th century alone that show how …
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  3. The Nain Rouge of Detroit, a French Canadian folktale retold


    March 1, 2013 by LeVoyageur

    The Nain Rouge is a folktale originating in the earliest days of Detroit and French settlement in the area. An …
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  4. What’s My Story? The White and the Gold


    January 28, 2013 by LeVoyageur

    My reading over the past year has been concentrated primarily in the area of French Canadian studies. Over years of …
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  5. Black Voyageurs: African Americans in the Fur Trade


    January 18, 2013 by LeVoyageur

    Hundreds if not thousands of books and articles have been written on the North American fur trade which began when …
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  6. Christmas — About a Boy (A Yuletide Memory)


    December 21, 2012 by LeVoyageur

    PBS was a vital part of my youth. I do not have strong memories of early PBS, although Electric Company …
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  7. Emerging Metis Culture in Canadian Art


    December 18, 2012 by LeVoyageur

    Exploring the history of colonial North America, I have come across many images of voyageurs, coureur des bois, French Canadians, …
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