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February is Black History Month

by Mike Balsom | Feb 01, 2021
We will update this page daily through the month of February. 

 Feb. 1:  Mathieu de Coste   Feb. 15: No. 2 Construction Battalion             
 Feb. 2:  Black Loyalists                      Feb. 16: Jeremiah "Jerry" Jones
 Feb. 3:  1793 Act to Limit Slavery in Canada           Feb. 17: Reverend Josiah Henson
 Feb. 4:  The Underground Railroad  Feb. 18: Willie O'Ree
 Feb. 5:   Harriet Tubman  Feb. 19: Charles Lightfoot Roman
 Feb. 6:  The Book of Negroes  Feb. 20: Jackie Robinson
 Feb. 7:   Birchtown, Nova Scotia  Feb. 21: Lillian Allen
 Feb; 8:   William King & the Elgin Settlement              Feb. 22: Violet King
 Feb. 9:   Hiram Wilson  Feb. 23: 1955 West Indian Domestic Scheme
 Feb. 10: Henry Gray  Feb. 24: Hugh Burnett
 Feb. 11: Burr Plato  Feb. 25: Viola Desmond
 Feb. 12: CP Railway Black Porters  Feb. 26: Africville
 Feb  13: 1910 Immigration Act  Feb. 27: Michelle Jean
 Feb. 14: John Armstrong Howard  Feb. 28: Wilma Morrison





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