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The story of the Doukhobors at Grosse-Île

PBdoukigor.JPGThe story of the Doukhobors, whose pacifist beliefs led them to immigrate to Canada, is one of the lesser known stories of Grosse-ÎleParks Canada has a new publicity campaign to raise awareness of the Russian religious sect's passage through the former quarantine island in June 1899.  Our Peter Black visited Grosse-Île, east of Quebec City, to find out more. He also spoke with the grandson of one of those immigrants. 

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