Ontario Re-Visited ~ Living History vs Historical Museums
by Dr. Peter MacLeod, Historian, Pre-Confederation
Dr. Peter MacLeod explains that Pioneer Villages re-create the past, while Museums present historical artifacts. While Pioneer Villages re-enact a merchant store, the Museum will focus on artifacts such as the sales records of the merchants for that period, to learn about all the intricacies of that period.
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Original historic “Art Sketch” by Susan ‘Shadow’ Caron