Labour History-Related Material

Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
Use this site to search for biographies of Canadians who died before 1930 or whose last known date of activity is before 1930.

The History of Canada's Public Pensions
This Canadian government site tells the story of public pensions in Canada, a benefit that was strenuously fought for by the labour movement.

Historica: Woodsworth Interactive Minute
This site is a multi-media profile of J.S Woodsworth and his contribution to Old Age Security and the Canada Pension Plan.

Canadiana: The National Bibliography of Canada Online
This site lists and describes a wide variety of publications produced in Canada, or published elsewhere but of special interest or significance to Canada. These include books, periodicals, sound recordings, microforms, music scores, pamphlets, government documents, theses, educational kits, video recordings and electronic documents.

History of the RCMP
This is a site with general information pertaining to the development of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police from its beginnings as the North West Mounted Police in the late 19th century.

Library and Archives Canada-Bibliothèque et Archives Canada
Library and Archives Canada preserves Canada's archival heritage, and makes it available to Canadians through a variety of means.

Chronology of the Compact First Nations' Histories
This site has extensive information pertaining to the study of North American natives, with detailed descriptions of the various tribal communities that have lived on North American soil prior to and after discovery.

Socialist History Project
This site contains a collection of writings on the history of Canadian socialism, including essays, pamphlets and other material.

Chronology of Canadian Postal History
This site contains a history of the postal service in Canada from 1506 to the present day.