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Canadian Geographic Education's Vimy Ridge trench map in Arras
Photo: Alexandra Pope/Canadian Geographic
Nearly 9,000 Canadian high school students explored giant floor maps of Vimy Ridge and the western front over two days
A replica Sopwith Pup biplane is unveiled at the Canadian Museum of Flight in Langley, B.C., June 2016
Photo: Carlo Ricci/Canadian Geographic
Replica biplanes, giant floor maps headed to France for Vimy Ridge centennial events 
Map of time zones of the world
Map: Wikimedia Commons
Frustrated with North American railway timetables, Fleming proposed a new way to keep an interconnected world moving on schedule: standard time
E. Pauline Johnson, postage stamp
Images: Brant Museum Archive/Canada Post ©1961
The daughter of a hereditary Mohawk chief and an English immigrant, Johnson used her hard-won celebrity to challenge Indigenous stereotypes
banff national park
Banff Springs Hotel, Banff National Park, [Alta.]. Canada. National Parks Branch / Library and Archives Canada / PA-057239
These images from the first half of the 20th century show Canada's oldest national park when it was still young
Asbestos industry images from Canadian Geographic articles in the 1930s
Photos: Canadian Geographic archives
As Canada announces a total ban on asbestos, Canadian Geographic looks back at its early coverage of the ‘magic’ mineral, from the days when its dangers were unknown or ignored
Portrait of Viola Desmond
Photo: Winnipeg Free Press/Wikimedia Commons
The Bank of Canada has announced that Viola Desmond will become the first Canadian woman to be featured on a regularly circulating banknote in 2018
aislin cartoon rene Lévesque
Illustration: Terry Mosher, a.k.a. Aislin
In his own words, editorial cartoonist Terry Mosher explains his best-remembered work
Fur traders in Canada, trading with Indians (1777)
Image: Library and Archives Canada
Hooked on new TV show Frontier? Here are the real-life titans of Canada's first industry.
Women Ambulance Corps
Photo: Chinese Canadian Military Museum
Preserving and celebrating the history of Chinese Canadians in Canada’s Armed Forces
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