The Confederation Years
Start date: 31 December, 2015
End date: 31 December, 2017
The Confederation Years is dedicated to the study and celebration of those critical years, between 1863 and 1873, when the provinces and territories of what is now Canada came together as a new nationality. It contains a narrative history, a detailed timeline, documents, including Confederation debates, galleries and other resources.
Nature of the Project Reach
A national resource for the study of Confederation and the years preceding and succeeding. The Confederation Years is indexed and mobile-friendly.
We established this portal to help celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Confederation - the Canadian sesquicentennial - in 2017.