Mi'kmaq Resources

Musquodoboit. Kejimkujik. Quispamsis. Just a few of the place names that reflect the history of the Mi’kmaq people in the Atlantic Provinces. Explore the Mi’kmaq culture – past and present -- through these resources from Halifax Public Libraries and others.


Image Gallery

Kluscap Dancers Elder Noel Knockwood at symposium to honour Donald Marshall Jr. Kiju Boyz performing at symposium to honour Donald Marshall Jr. Dr. Jerry Lonecloud Gertrude ( Malsum Sneaking Up (painting by Leonard Paul) Daniel Paul receiving the Order of Canada Participant at the Grand Chief Membertou 400 Powwow, Halifax Mi'kmaq canoes, sports fishermen and guides, ca. 1930 Two Mi'kmaq People with Wigwams in Distance Elsie Basque with Quill Box Catherine Martin Michael James, first Mi'kmaq called to the bar in Nova Scotia Chief Stephen Knockwood and Newly Elected Chief John Bernard Isaac Sack and family, Bedford Judge Judge D. Timothy Gabriel, 1st Mi’kmaq judge in NS at swearing in Candy Palmater John Thomas at the Hector Celebration Pte. John Leo Pictou, Western NS Regiment, Canadian Reserve Forces


Suggested Reading Lists

Some great resources from Halifax Public LIbraries' catalogue:

Digital Collections

Other Online Resources

(Source: Internet Archive)