October 2, 2022

Black History

Elm Hill
Black History, Cemetery, History

Elm Hill

Elm Hill was established by black Loyalists from Virginia in 1806, as one of Canada's earliest black communities. It is located on the St. John River between Saint John and Fredericton.  As part of the British Empire, New Brunswick and…

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Sarah Emma Edmonds
Black History, Biography, History

Sarah Emma Edmonds

Would you even remotely consider impersonating and living as a member of the opposite sex—or as a member of a different race? How about doing both at the same time, in a foreign land, in conditions of acute physical hardship,…

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