December 5, 2022

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René Lévesque
Biography, Show Business

René Lévesque

René Lévesque was a reporter, an actor, a minister of the government of Quebec, founder of the Parti Québécois and the 23rd Premier of Quebec. He was born on August 24, 1922 at Hôtel Dieu Hospital in Campbellton. He was…

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Charles Fisher
Biography, History, Landmarks

Charles Fisher

Charles Fisher (August 15, 1808 – December 8, 1880) was a politician and jurist of New Brunswick. Fisher was a leading Reformer of his day who headed the first responsible government in New Brunswick from 1854 to 1861. Born in…

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Arthur Gibson House
History, Landmarks

Arthur Gibson House

This Beaux-Arts house, with its generous grounds and carriage house located at 58 Waterloo Row in Fredericton, was built in 1910 for prominent Fredericton merchant Arthur Gibson, son of Marysville’s "Boss" Gibson.  In a relatively brief period it has been…

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Richard Hatfield Homestead
History, Biography, Landmarks

Richard Hatfield Homestead

Richard Bennett Hatfield, was a New Brunswick politician and long time Premier of the province (1970–1987). The Honourable Richard Bennett Hatfield was born in Woodstock on April 9, 1931. He was named in honour of Richard Bedford Bennett, a New Brunswick native and friend of…

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