Matching Articles"21th Century" (Total 58)

  • Biography of painter Barbara Pratt Wangersky
  • Biography of printmaker Cecil Day
  • Canada is internationally recognized for its excellence in documentary film, and several of Canada's finest documentary makers have come from this province.
  • Biography of painter Jean-Claude Roy
  • Forest industries contribute much to the Newfoundland and Labrador economy.
  • Following the 1992 cod moratorium, Newfoundland and Labrador's fishing industry shifted from a groundfishery to a shellfishery.
  • This ecoregion is located on the perimeter of Lake Melville. It has humid, cool summers and cold winters.
  • Of the approximate one million artifacts excavated to date from the Ferryland archaeology site, at least a third of those are represented by ceramic sherds.
  • Each artifact or sample removed from the burial matrix of an excavation unit is described briefly on a field tag. Exact location, depth below surface, date of excavation and excavator's name are recorded on the tag.
  • An article on the restoration of ceramic artifacts at the Colony of Avalon in Ferryland, NL
  • After the artifacts have been excavated, stabilized and conserved, documented, catalogued and numbered they are stored in the collections storage room. This is the "above ground" resting place for the objects.
  • Inorganic artifacts are those made from the earth's crust. These objects characteristically will not burn if ignited, are insensitive to light and humidity, are crystalline or glassy in structure, are brittle, and range from being porous to dense, and from soft to hard.
  • A look at Ferryland's onsite conservation lab and the steps followed in order to properly conserve artifacts.
  • Artifacts in this category are those made from animals or plants. Proteins and cellulose are the fundamental building blocks of organic objects, which include artifacts made from leather, wood, bone, ivory, antler, wool, silk, cotton, to mention a few.
  • A look at the ways in which the Conservation Laboratory in Ferryland catalogues its artifacts
  • Upon excavation, objects are brought to the laboratory for mechanical cleaning. Stable ceramics, glass, wood, pipe fragments, roof slates and iron are first sorted by material.
  • Innu organizations and land claims
  • Mi'kmaq organizations and land claims
  • Southern Inuit of NunatuKavut organizations and land claims.
  • Many Indigenous people in the province and country see self-government as a way to preserve their culture and attain greater control over their lives.