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Acadian Archives/Archives acadiennes

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 Acadian Archives Blog

Discover Our Collections: The Unique Story of Public Education in Northern Maine
January 13, 2022
Posted by: Patrick Lacroix

There is no such thing as a cultural backwater. There are, however, under-resourced areas that lie beyond the reach of state institutions and that must blaze their own path. For generations, such was the case of the Upper St. John Valley.

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Découvrez nos collections : L'histoire particulière de l'éducation dans le nord du Maine
January 13, 2022
Posted by: Patrick Lacroix

Il n’y a pas de périphérie lorsqu’il est question de culture, chacune ayant sa légitimité. Il existe cependant des régions moins favorisées qui sont hors de la portée des institutions étatiques et qui doivent tracer leur propre chemin. Ce fut longtemps le cas de la vallée du haut fleuve Saint-Jean.

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Team Member Spotlight: Layla Cole
December 16, 2021
Posted by: Patrick Lacroix

Chers amis, chères amies,

C’est avec plaisir que nous lançons ce blogue qui portera sur les collections et les nombreuses activités des Archives acadiennes à Fort Kent.

Dans les mois à venir, nous mettrons en vedette les ressources que nous offrons à la communauté et qui peu à peu deviennent accessibles en format numérique. Ce blogue vous informera aussi des événements que nous organisons. Dès aujourd’hui, il porte les réflexions et les trouvailles des étudiant(e)s qui nous soutiennent aux Archives. Le premier billet nous vient de Layla Cole, l’une de nos stagiaires de longue date. Bonne lecture!

Dear friends,

We are pleased to launch a blog feature that will provide a glimpse of the collections and many activities of the Acadian Archives here in Fort Kent.

In the coming months, we will throw a spotlight on the incomparable resources that we offer to the community and that are increasingly accessible in digital format. This blog will also provide details of the events we are planning. Beginning today, it offers a snapshot of the experiences and finds of our work-study team members. The first post was penned by Layla Cole. Enjoy!

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