Communiqués and notices

1958 photo of the St-Norbert Convent School

1958 photo of the St-Norbert Convent School

Archives de la Société historique de Saint-Boniface, Fonds Soeurs Grises du Manitoba, SHSB 53864 Help us identify the students in this 1958 photo of the St-Norbert Convent School! This photo, taken on the occasion of the school's centennial celebrations, came to us...

Project to digitize video recordings coming soon

Project to digitize video recordings coming soon

Un gros merci à Bibliothèque et Archives Canada (BAC) pour l’appui généreux à la Phase 1 de notre projet de Numérisation de vidéos sous le cadre du Programme pour les collectivités du patrimoine documentaire (PCPD). Nous détenons dans nos archives une riche collection...

A message from the board of directors, management and employees

A message from the board of directors, management and employees

In recognition of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, the offices of the Centre du patrimoine will be closed on September 30, 2021. As stated on the federal government’s website: The day honours the lost children and Survivors of residential schools, their...

A Word from the Board about Residential Schools

Published on July 2nd, 2021 Like many of you, it is with great sadness that the staff of the Centre du patrimoine and the board of directors of the Société historique de Saint-Boniface (SHSB) have learned that numerous unmarked graves have been identified at former...

Upcoming Digitization Project of Video Recordings

A big thank you to Library and Archives Canada (LAC) for their generous contribution to Phase 1 of our Video Digitization Project through their Documentary Heritage Communities Program (DHCP). Our archives contain a rich collection of videos in VHS and Beta formats...

New Website Text Translations

We are pleased to announce that thanks to a Province of Manitoba Sport, Culture and Heritage grant, and to Young Canada Works, we have completed the translation of 26 Website articles from French to English. They have been added to the Your History part of our...

New sound recordings available online!

The Centre du patrimoine proudly announces the completion of it's latest digitization project! Thanks to generous support from Library and Archives Canada as well as the Province of Manitoba, we were able to digitize 374 audio recordings (audio cassettes and reel to...

Exhibition 1870 | Manitoba – Launch of the Online Version

Exhibition 1870 | Manitoba – Launch of the Online Version

Via its website and its Facebook page, the Société historique de Saint-Boniface (SHSB) is launching the exhibition 1870 | Manitoba, which includes a permanent display at the Salon Empire, a web component, and a travelling component. Visit this exhibition on the...