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As we celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial, we reflect on Haldimand County's fascinating history.


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Cayuga Dominion Day Partial Clip  1917 Semi-Centennial Proceeds Donated to Local Red Cross 
The 1917 Dominion Day celebrations of Haldimand (for Canada’s semi-centennial) donated all proceeds to the local Red Cross in support of troops fighting in World War I.  In Caledonia, the administration fee to participate in events cost 25₵ for adults and 15₵ for children. With all expenses paid, the town raised $250 to $300  
Minute shoot WMMSM  Haldimand Heritage Minutes
Update: All 10 of our Heritage Minutes have now been revealed! Visit our YouTube channel to view the Minutes. 

Background: Our Heritage Minutes were funded by Canadian Heritage and filmed/produced by Lock3 Media in Brantford. They highlight important, local stories that are historically significant – just like the iconic TV commercials that first appeared in the 1990s.

Haldmand’s Heritage Minutes depict a local invention that revolutionized the world, a politician who managed to allude the law, a famous poet, a battle and more. A total of 10 Heritage Minutes will be revealed throughout 2017.


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