Category Archives: Archives and donations

Thank you KMHS for financial donation

The Kensington Market Historical Society has made a financial donation to the PCHP following our public lecture at the Lillian H. Smith TPL on October 21st. Here is Snapd’s coverage of the event. We are thankful for the KHMS’ generosity … Continue reading

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In Memoriam, Prof. David Higgs (1939-2014)

The PCHP is saddened to learn of the death of David Higgs, who passed away peacefully at Mount Sinai Hospital on October 20, 2014. We had the pleasure of meeting Prof. Higgs; some of us as undergraduate students at the … Continue reading

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New archival donation from Toronto’s oral poet Abílio Cipriano Marques

The PCHP is happy to announce that we have received an archival donation from the Toronto poet Abílio Cipriano Marques and his editor Ilda Januário. It consists of a copy of Marques’ third and latest book, Poemas e Aventuras do … Continue reading

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New archival donations: Luso Learning Centre and Senso Magazine

The PCHP | PHLC has facilitated the transfer of two new collections of records to the Clara Thomas Archives & Special Collections, York University Libraries. Our team met with Ana Fernandes-Iria, the director of the Luso Learning Centre, and the … Continue reading

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New archival donation: Canadian Auto Workers Local 40

The PCHP | PHLC is proud to announce that we have facilitated the donation of yet another archival collection to the Clara Thomas Archives & Special Collection, York University Libraries. Dr. Susana Miranda and Anna St. Onge met with David … Continue reading

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David Higgs, Domingos Marques and Ilda Januário´s collections now open for consultation

David Higgs, Domingos Marques and Ilda Januário’s collections at the Clara Thomas Archives and Special Collections have been processed and are now open for consultation. Their finding aids can be consulted online: David Higgs http://archivesfa.library.yorku.ca/fonds/ON00370-f0000571.htm Domingos Marques http://archivesfa.library.yorku.ca/fonds/ON00370-f0000573.htm Ilda Januário … Continue reading

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The Portuguese Canadian History Project | Projeto de História Luso-Canadiana

The Portuguese Canadian History Project | Projeto De História Luso-Canadiana (PCHP|PHLC) is a community outreach initiative that started in 2008, and is coordinated by Gilberto Fernandes, Susana Miranda, and Raphael Costa. It is committed to locating historical sources in the … Continue reading

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