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Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Ottawa-Bytown in 1847

Evening Series
Painting by Ross, CapitalHistory.ca

Guest Speakers

Michael McBane, Author 'Bytown 1847, Élisabeth Bruyère & the Irish Famine refugees'


What fate awaited the typhus-stricken Irish Famine refugees upon their arrival in early Bytown?

Michael McBane explores the shocking tragedy and inspiring heroism that emerged during that era of great crisis from Ottawa's past.

View the full presentation on the HSO YouTube channel.

Date and Time

Wednesday, March 29, 2023
7:00 pm


Online via Zoom

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