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Contact us for interviews and commentary on Canadian First World War stories, we’d be happy to speak with you.

Media contact
Caitlin Bailey, curator
info@greatwarcentre.com

Press

2018
Berlin Exhibition Chronicles Evolution of Christmas Decorations from 19th Century to Today
Smithsonian Magazine, 7 December 2018
Exposition sur la Première Guerre mondiale
Cité Nouvelles Ouest-de-l’Île, 12 novembre 2018
Lest We Forget: Montrealers mark a century since the Armistice
CTV Montreal, 11 November 2018
How Canadian Troops turned the Tide in World War One
Global News, Ottawa, 11 November 2018
Montreal collector commemorates WWI veterans through the objects they left behind
CTV Montreal, 10 November 2018
Who are you remembering ?
Radio Noon with Shawn Apel, CBC Radio Montreal, 9 November 2018
Library digs into the trenches for Canada’s last 100 Days before the Armistice
Montreal Gazette, 7 November 2018
Library and Archives Canada: 12 Projects for preservation of documentary heritage funded in Quebec
Library and Archives Canada, Canada NewsWire, 11 May 2018
Parallels: Women representing the Great War in Canada and Newfoundland
Modern Literature and Culture Research Centre, Ryerson University, 28 February 2018

2017
Commentary: The cost of war is not just measured in deaths and dollars 
Matt Gurney, Global News/Talk AM640, 11 November 2017
Passchendaele at 100: New exhibit looks at WWI victory that haunts us still
Stephen Smith, CBC News Montreal, 5 November 2017
Former Canadian flag, the Red Ensign, gets a new, darker life as a far-right symbol 
Graeme Hamilton, The National Post, 10 July 2017
First World War from a marketing perspective
Kevin Rollason, The Winnipeg Free Press, 24 June 2017
“That day was like a scythe”: Montreal and the casualty lists of Vimy Ridge
Stephen Smith, CBC News Montreal, 8 April 2017
Travelling war exhibit debuts in Calgary
The Calgary Herald, 3 February 2017

2016
Canadian Centre for the Great War: Bringing the First World War to Life
The Montrealer [Online and Press], 10 November 2016
Montreal War Artifacts Curator tells personal stories behind relics.
The Toronto Star, 7 November 2016
Le Centre Canadien pour la Grande Guerre présent Caché
L’outarde libérée, 31 October 2016
Canadian Centre for the Great War opens an exhibition for the Battle of the Somme
Press release, 14 June 2016

2015
Première Guerre Mondiale: Une collection ouverte au public
Metro News Montréal, 11 November 2015
Canadian Centre for the Great War shows off the country’s war effort
CBC News, 10 November 2015
Passionate WW1 museum exhibit grew from Mark Cahill’s personal collection
CTV News, 9 November 2015
A living history of Canada’s Great War effort one hundred years later
Montreal Gazette, 5 November 2015
Canadian Centre for the Great War Opening Kicks off Remembrance Week in Montreal
2 November, 2015

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