Ontario Ancestors Conference 2022 The Ontario Genealogical Society Virtual Conference 2022, June 24 – 26, Ottawa
The Ontario Genealogical Society Virtual Conference 2022, June 24 – 26, Ottawa

Société historique de Saint-Boniface

The Société historique de Saint-Boniface’s (SHSB) mission is to acquire, preserve and promote Francophone and Métis heritage of Western Canada, with a particular focus on Manitoba. Since 1998, the SHSB has managed the Centre du patrimoine; an archives and research facility that boasts a capable and fully bilingual staff, a research room complete with a curated reference library of over 13 000 books, microfilm and microfiche readers, public access computers, two state-of-the-art climate controlled archival vaults storing over 730 archival fonds (including the largest collection of Riel writings in the world outside of Ottawa and early catholic parish records) and an extremely popular genealogy service in partnership with the Manitoba Metis Federation.