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Digital Archives - Lawrence Hill on 'The Book of Negroes'Mar 22, 2007 | 15:15Digital Archives Lawrence Hill on 'The Book of Negroes' Audio
Digital Archives Lawrence Hill on 'The Book of Negroes' Mar 22, 2007 | 15:15On the eve of the 200th anniversary of the abolition of slavery, Lawrence Hill talks about his award-winning book.
Digital Archives - Black Loyalist history goes up in flamesApr 21, 2006 | 2:39Digital Archives Black Loyalist history goes up in flames Video
Digital Archives Black Loyalist history goes up in flames Apr 21, 2006 | 2:39The Birchtown offices of the Black Loyalist Heritage Society are destroyed by a 2006 fire.
Digital Archives - Birchtown's remainsApr 27, 1999 | 3:51Digital Archives Birchtown's remains Video
Digital Archives Birchtown's remains Apr 27, 1999 | 3:51Evidence of the first settlement of free blacks in North America can still be found more than two centuries later.
Digital Archives - Calvin Ruck and the Construction BattalionJul 9, 1993 | 3:55Digital Archives Calvin Ruck and the Construction Battalion Video
Digital Archives Calvin Ruck and the Construction Battalion Jul 9, 1993 | 3:55Calvin Ruck campaigned for recognition of the contribution made by the Canadian all-black regiment, the Construction Battalion, in the First World War.
Digital Archives - To Africa once againNov 27, 1992 | 5:29Digital Archives To Africa once again Video
Digital Archives To Africa once again Nov 27, 1992 | 5:29Joyce Ross returns to Freetown in Sierra Leone, originally settled in 1792 by freed black slaves.
Digital Archives - Civil rights activist Carrie BestJul 26, 1991 | 9:54Digital Archives Civil rights activist Carrie Best Video
Digital Archives Civil rights activist Carrie Best Jul 26, 1991 | 9:54Nova Scotia civil rights activist Carrie Best talks to CBC's Jim Nunn about her own past struggles in fighting racism.
Digital Archives - Ontario's Black HistoryApr 22, 1979 | 8:45Digital Archives Ontario's Black History Audio
Digital Archives Ontario's Black History Apr 22, 1979 | 8:45Prof. Daniel Hill works to bring attention to black history and to share the stories of blacks in Ontario.
Digital Archives - Buxton's black scholarsApr 15, 1979 | 8:52Digital Archives Buxton's black scholars Audio
Digital Archives Buxton's black scholars Apr 15, 1979 | 8:52The school at the Buxton settlement in Ontario produced many of the notable figures of Canada's black history.
Digital Archives - Black refugees in OntarioApr 8, 1979 | 8:46Digital Archives Black refugees in Ontario Audio
Digital Archives Black refugees in Ontario Apr 8, 1979 | 8:46Prof. Daniel Hill takes listeners back to the arrival of a wave of black refugees on the Underground Railway.
Digital Archives - Lawrence Hill's father on the Underground RailwayApr 1, 1979 | 9:04Digital Archives Lawrence Hill's father on the Underground Railway Audio
Digital Archives Lawrence Hill's father on the Underground Railway Apr 1, 1979 | 9:04Historian Daniel Hill explains how passage on the Underground Railway brought thousands of blacks seeking freedom to Canada in the 19th century.
Digital Archives - Canadian track legend Harry JeromeMar 29, 1969 | 6:19Digital Archives Canadian track legend Harry Jerome Video
Digital Archives Canadian track legend Harry Jerome Mar 29, 1969 | 6:19A profile of the career of sprinter Harry Jerome.
Digital Archives - The first black VC recipient commemoratedNov 10, 1947 | 2:36Digital Archives The first black VC recipient commemorated Audio
Digital Archives The first black VC recipient commemorated Nov 10, 1947 | 2:36A monument honouring William Hall, the first black man to ever win a Victoria Cross, is unveiled in Nova Scotia in 1947.

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