Learn about the latest MHS events, programs, activities, and research in our blog, which is published weekly, usually on Fridays.

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MHS Establishes Prairie History Endowment Fund

December 7, 2023

In accordance with a resolution adopted by the Council of the Manitoba Historical Society (MHS) in April 2023, a Prairie History Endowment Fund has been created at The Winnipeg Foundation as a separate trust under the MHS Agency Fund with an initial contribution of $10,000. The primary goal of this endowment is to sustain the publication of Prairie History magazine because it […]

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Endangered Heritage

December 1, 2023

For several years, the National Trust for Canada identified buildings  and other structures around the country that were deemed to be at risk  “due to neglect, lack of funding, inappropriate development or weak  legislation.” Not surprisingly, most of its identified structures were  in Ontario or other heavily populated provinces. However, in 2019, two  items made […]

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Out with the old, in with the new

November 26, 2023

The new MHS website, created for us by Relish New Brand Experience, launches today at https://mhs.ca. It features a fresh new look and works well on what device you are using, whether it’s a computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. Keep informed on MHS events, programs, activities, and research. Subscribe to our journal Prairie History. Donate […]

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