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Colour photograph of a stone house with a wooden main door, painted red, two shuttered windows, two dormers and two chimneys. In the background, a street and two buildings.

Maison Nivard-De Saint-Dizier, musée et site archéologique

The Verdun Borough and Maison Nivard-De Saint-Dizier, musée et site archéologique, thank Serge Durflinger, whose expertise on the period of the two great wars was essential to the realization of this virtual exhibition, the members of the Royal Canadian Legion –  Branch 4  Verdun and all those who contributed to the project.

Research collaboration: Guy Billard, Marie-Lou Boyle, Rohinton Ghandhi and Gilles Lepage

Translation and linguistic revision: Natasha DeCruz, Serge Durflinger, Louise Guay, Carmen Ruschiensky and Gwendolyn Schulman

Iconographic documentation :

Jean Beaudin, photograph
Helen D’All
Rohinton Ghandhi
Micromatt (digitization of newspapers)
Paul Moreau
Carole Vachon
Lynda Vachon
Kevin Whyte

Archives de la Ville de Montréal
Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ)
Canadian Centre for the Great War
Canadian War Museum
Collection Images d’aménagement © Direction des bibliothèques, Université de Montréal
Library and Archives Canada
Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 4 Verdun
Société d’histoire et de généalogie de Verdun
Verdun Borough Archives
Veterans Affairs Canada

This online project was developed with the support of the Digital Museums Canada investment program. Digital Museums Canada is managed by the Canadian Museum of History, with the financial support of the Government of Canada.

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