Additional Resources

The Censuses of Canada from 1871 to 1921 and of earlier colonies from 1841 to 1861 are available online through Library and Archives Canada 

Bruce Curtis, The Politics of Population: State Formation, Statistics, and the Census ofCanada, 1840-1875 (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001). [Book]

John Nagle, Multiculturalism’s Double-Blind: Creating Inclusivity, Cosmopolitanism and Difference (Abingdon-on-Thames: Routledge, 2009). [Book]

The Pasts Collective, Canadians and Their Pasts (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2013). [Book]

Roy Rosenzweig, ‘Everyone a Historian’ in The Presence of the Past: Popular Uses of History in American Life, eds. Roy Rosenzweig and David Thelen (New York: Columbia University Press, 1998): 177-89. [Book]

Lois Silverman, ‘Making Meaning Together: Lessons from the Field of American History,’ Journal of Museum Education, 18.3, 7-11. [Article]

Jeremy Stoddard, Alan Marcus, Kurt Squire, John Martin, ‘Learning Local Immigration History In and Out of the Museum,’ Museum and Society, 13.2, 123-141. [Article]

The United States Bureau of the Census, Census Education Project: 1990 (Washington: The United States Department of Commerce, 1989). [Book]