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  • Title: Historic Sites of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: .. Historic Sites Association.. Who We Are.. we are a volunteer, non-profit organization.. Our Mission.. Board of Directors.. Our Staff.. Affiliates.. Careers.. What We Do.. more than just history.. Projects.. Awards Scholarships.. Contributions.. Publications.. Historic Sites.. get inside the history of Newfoundland and Labrador.. Signal Hill.. Cape Spear.. Castle Hill.. Hawthorne Cottage.. L Anse aux Meadows.. Port au Choix.. Ryan Premises.. Red Bay.. rewarding those who honour the past.. Heritage Fairs.. Manning Awards.. Paul O Neill Scholarship.. Other Projects.. News Events.. find out what we've been doing.. Latest News.. Events Listing.. Store.. check out our online store.. Visit Our Online Store.. Store Locations.. Return Policy.. Contact.. Checkout.. |.. Shopping Cart (0).. Your shopping cart is empty.. Visit the shop.. Shop login.. My Cart.. Help.. Facebook.. Twitter.. RSS Feed.. Search.. 2012 Manning Awards.. Explore 2012 Manning Awards.. Related Products.. Product Testing.. Cras et nisl magna, vel malesuada nisi.. Nam tempor eros ac elit pretium et gravida leo commodo.. Duis velit justo, pretium vitae fermentum nec.. View Details.. $34.. 99.. Purchase.. view all products.. The oldset surviving lighthouse in Newfoundland and Labrador.. Located at the most easterly point of land in North America.. It has been restored to its 1839 appearance and shows how a lightkeeper and his family might have lived in the mid-19th century.. The Visitor Centre contains exhibits on the  ...   in 1981, under the direction of a volunteer board of community leaders.. Things We Do.. Latest Photos.. Stay up to Date.. Connect, Share, Explore.. Jun 29, 2012.. Congratulations to 7 students from Newfoundland and Labrador who were winners of.. Matthew Rogers, a student selected from the 2012 Newfoundland and Labrador Herit.. On July 1st, CBC’s The National will present a 7-minute report on the work of t.. Jun 12, 2012.. Vote for kids from Newfoundland and Labrador for their amazing projects in 2012.. May 29, 2012.. Whales came to Cape Spear this morning~~~.. Apr 27, 2012.. 20th Annual Manning Awards for Excellence in the Public Presentation of Historic.. Apr 13, 2012.. It has been 100 years since the Titanic sunk.. Do you know some facts about the t.. Sign up.. Whats New.. Latest News, Events, Projects.. Jul.. 16.. “Live on the Lawn” is on show this summer.. “Live on the Lawn”, performed by the Baccalieu Players, presents four historical.. view.. Jun.. 29.. NL students win national contest.. NTV media release of a student.. Matthew Rogers, a student selected from the 2012 Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage.. 28.. Heritage Fairs and Young Citizens on CBC.. On July 1st, CBC s The National will present a 7-minute report on the work.. Historic Sites Association | All Rights Reserved.. Design and Technology by JAC.. Shop..

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  • Title: Who We Are | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: The Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador.. The Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador (HSA) is a volunteer, non-profit organization with a mandate to present the province s history and heritage.. Support for the many projects of the HSA is provided by revenue generated from sales at the.. Heritage Shops.. This retail operation also supports our mandate by presenting the Province s culture thorough a wide variety of local art, craft, gifts, and  ...   Association is led by a volunteer board of directors made up of community leaders.. The store staffs operate the retail locations, helping to educate and expose the public to the culture of our province while selling products that interpret the messages of the sites as determined by Parks Canada.. The Historic Sites Association is affiliated with many heritage and tourism organizations throughout the province.. Check back often for exciting opportunities with the Historic Sites Association..

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  • Title: Our Mission | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: The Mission of the Historical Sites Association.. The Historic Sites Association presents Newfoundland and Labrador history and heritage through:.. Partnership with Parks Canada.. A retail operation.. Historical outreach projects.. To achieve its goals the HSA regularly contributes funds to projects with Parks Canada and other partners, organize events, and work independently to promote the heritage and history of the province..

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  • Title: Board of Directors | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: HSA Board of Directors.. This board of professionals bring financial, legal, heritage, public relations and retail support to our non-profit organization.. Members often serve on various committees to better lend their expertise to the HSA.. Current Board of Directors:.. Lee Ann Montgomery Chair.. Brian Groves Past Chair.. David Loveys Treasurer.. Joan Ritcey.. Edward Roberts.. Tony Young.. John Clarke.. Jeannie House.. Kier Knudsen.. Peter Morris.. Verne Somers.. Terry Bishop Stirling.. Victoria Belbin.. Edna Hall.. Margo Connors.. Emeritus Members.. *Those with asterisk have served as Chair.. Derm Bennett.. Steve Outerbridge.. Jack Allston*.. Harold Barrett*..  ...   Rick Gill.. Michael Harrington.. Bruce Peckford*.. Janet O’Regan.. Deborah Fry.. Patricia Hempstead.. Steve Herder.. Alex Hickman.. Nancy Hickman.. Eugene Howard*.. Heather Johnson-Simms.. Gwen Knudsen.. Aidan Maloney.. Paul McDonald*.. Peter Miller.. Gina Noordhof.. John O’Mara.. Paul O’Neill*.. Sharon Outerbridge.. Ian Penney*.. John Baker.. Geoff Peters*.. Catherine Power*.. Priscilla Renouf.. Gloria Robbins.. Ted Rowe*.. Susan Sherk.. Robert Stack.. Emily Strong.. Tim Taylor.. Dell Texmo.. Gordon Thomas.. Gerry Tilley.. Don Warr.. Jim Winter.. Bruce Woodland*.. Jim Wyse*.. Honourary Members.. 1992 A.. A.. Brait.. 1992 Paul Johnson.. 1992 David Blackwood.. 1996 Hon.. Fredrick Russell.. 2008 Hon..

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  • Title: Our Staff | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: Historic Sites Association Staff.. During peak season the HSA employees 55 staff persons.. The office staffs support the stores through logistics and product vetting, as well as creating promotional materials, organizing events, and coordinating the Historic Sites Association s projects.. HSA Office Staff.. Executive Director.. Andrea MacDonald.. 753-2566.. Financial Officer.. Mandy White.. 753-1940.. Retail Operations Manager.. Robine Walsh.. 753-2568.. Retail Operations Assistant.. Amber LeDrew-Bonvarlez.. 753-2546.. Website and Marketing Coordinator.. Bohan Yang.. 753-5515.. HERITAGE SHOP STAFF.. 309 Water Street.. Rona Moore 739-7994.. 158 Duckworth Street.. Danielle McCarthy 753-9040.. Avalon Mall.. Meghan Crooks 738-1835.. John s Airport.. Natasha Hewitt 753-5121..

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  • Title: Affiliates | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: Organizations affiliated with the Historic Site Association.. Parks Canada.. The Signal Hill Tattoo.. The Baccalieu Players.. Theatre d Heritage.. The Department of Innovation, Trade and Rural Development.. Department of Tourism, Culture and Recreation.. Museum Association of NL.. Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador.. Newfoundland Historic Trust.. Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador.. Association of Cultural Industries.. Association of NL Archives.. Writers Association of NL.. Craft Council of NL.. Newfoundland Historical Society.. Newfoundland and Labrador s Registered Heritage Structures.. Canada s History Society.. The Viking Trail Association.. The Rooms Museum and Archives.. The National Historic Sites of Canada in Newfoundland and Labrador interpret a variety of historic themes.. Information about these sites is available on the Parks Canada website.. The National Historic Sites of Canada in Newfoundland and Labrador are:.. Cape  ...   Bob Bartlett.. L Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site of Canada.. - The only authenticated Viking Settlement in North America.. Port au Choix National Historic Site of Canada.. - Prehistoric burial and habitation site on the west coast of Newfoundland.. Red Bay National Historic Site of Canada.. - 16th century Basques whaling station.. Ryan Premises National Historic Site of Canada.. - A complex linked to the fishing industry on the East Coast.. Signal Hill National Historic Site of Canada.. - Cabot Tower, Signal Hill, a commemoration of the defence of St.. Battle Harbour National Historic District.. - Commemorating the Labrador Fishery.. The National Parks of Canada in Newfoundland and Labrador are:.. Gros Morne National Park of Canada.. Terra Nova National Park of Canada.. Torngat Mountains National Park of Canada..

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  • Title: Careers | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: Historic Sites Association Careers.. GREAT SUMMER EXPERIENCE AT.. HAWTHORNE COTTAGE.. The Historic Sites Association is seeking part-time.. SUMMER INTERPRETERS.. Mature, outgoing individuals with a strong work ethic, initiative and high energy are required to fill the positions of interpreter at Hawthorne Cottage National Historic Site of Canada.. Duties for the positions will include: greeting visitors, providing accurate historical information about the site and the life of Captain Bob Bartlett, cleaning the cottage, gardening and overall help  ...   and history of the area.. Previous tourism experience and an interest in Newfoundland and Labrador history are assets.. Starting rate of pay: $10.. 00 per hour.. The Historic Sites Association is a local non-profit organization that works in partnership with Parks Canada, with a mandate to present the heritage and history of Newfoundland and Labrador.. Please apply with resume and cover letter by emailing.. director@historicsites.. ca.. or.. elizabethk@eastlink.. Applications must be submitted by: June 22nd, 2012..

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  • Title: What We Do | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: Learn more about what the Historic Sites Association does.. In fulfillment of the Historic Sites Association s mandate we have undertaken many projects since our founding, ranging from financial support for affiliate programs to full scale events and management projects.. The HSA works to ensure that Newfoundland and Labrador’s  ...   Association have completed many projects since 1983.. The Historic Sites Association have created several awards to recognize excellence in the promotion of Newfoundland and Labrador culture and heritage.. Some financial contributions of the Historical Sites Association.. Books, pamphlets, and more that the HSA has published and provided support for publication..

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  • Title: Projects | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: Projects that promote and preserve the history of Newfoundland and Labrador.. Ongoing:.. 1997 to present.. Provides funding, sponsorship, and support for the.. Heritage Fairs,.. across Newfoundland and Labrador.. 1993 to present.. Restored, operates, and maintains.. Hawthorne Cottage,.. the former home of famous navigator and arctic explorer Captain Robert Abram Bartlett.. The cottage is a National Historic Site of Canada.. Holds the annual.. Manning Awards for Excellence in the Public Presentation Historic Places.. which celebrates the work of individuals, and communities in preserving and presenting this province s history and heritage.. 2003 to present.. Annually awards the.. to a undergraduate student at Memorial University of Newfoundland.. 2000 to present.. Provides annual financial support for the.. Signal Hill Tattoo.. Owns and periodically displays the.. Newfoundland A Place Called Home Exhibition.. at 309 Water Street, St.. John s, above the Heritage Shop.. Annually organizes and hosts the Bartlett Lecture in Brigus.. The Bartlett Lecture explores the life and times of Captain Robert Bartlett, renowned explorer and adventurer.. Past projects:.. 2010.. Held the Viking Luncheon to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the discover of L anse Aux Meadows.. 2005-2010.. Provided support for the new exhibition in the Visitor Centre at Signal Hill National Historic Site of Canada.. Celebrating Bartlett 2009  ...   which attracted over 300 historians, archaeologists, and enthusiasts from around the world.. The conference started in St.. John s, moved to L Anse aux Meadows, over to the Labrador Straits, and ended in Corner Brook.. 1998.. Provided funding for interpretive signage for Port au Choix National Historic Site of Canada, as well as publishing the book Ancient Cultures Bountiful Seas: the Story of Port au Choix by Dr.. Provided support for the conservation and restoration of the Cape Spear Lighthouse Dome, Cape Spear National Historic Site of Canada.. 1992.. Restored the interior of Cabot Tower, Signal Hill, St.. John s, NL.. 1985.. Worked with 12 artists across Canada to produce the.. Canadian Art Print Portfolio,.. which celebrated the 100th anniversary of the creation of the National Parks.. The project raised funds to support the Signal Hill Tattoo.. 1983.. Financially assisted with the reconstruction of the Queen s Battery Barracks at Signal Hill National Historic Site of Canada.. Commissioned internationally renowned artist David Blackwood to create a limited edition etching of Cape Spear.. One was presented to Prince Charles and Princess Diana on their visit to Newfoundland, and the profits from the sale of the rest of the edition were used to support the Signal Hill Tattoo..

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  • Title: Awards & Scholarships | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: Excellence in the Public Presentation of Historic Places.. The Manning Award.. In 1993, the Historic Sites Association created the Manning Award for Excellence in the Public Presentation of Historic Places to recognize community heritage projects and the work of heritage champions.. The award is named for the late Bill Manning, a former Parks Canada Superintendent of Newfoundland and Labrador National Historic Sites.. Manning realized that the preservation and presentation of our heritage requires the involvement of people in the community.. The annual Manning Award ceremony is under the distinguished patronage of the Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador.. Nominations are accepted until February 15th.. If you would like us to recognize a group, individual, or community for a Manning Award,please fill in the nomination form below and forward the form to:.. Email:.. events@historicsites.. Mail:.. P.. O.. Box 5542.. John’s, NL, Canada.. A1C 5W4.. Click:.. Manning Award Nomination Form.. * Please download the form first and fill it out so that the information you put in can be saved.. History and Heritage Writer’s Award.. In 2004 the HSA established an award for excellence in the  ...   the national academy of Theatre Arts in New York in 1948.. He was a professional actor in the U.. S.. and England until 1954.. He returned to Newfoundland and became a CBC producer, retiring in 1986.. He is author of The Oldest City The Story of St.. John s, considered the definitive history of the city.. The Historic Sites Association established the Dr.. Paul O Neill Scholarship in 2003 to recognize his contributions to the study and promotion of Newfoundland and Labrador culture and history.. The scholarship is valued at $1,000.. 00 and is awarded annually to an undergraduate student at Memorial University enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts program.. There is no restriction by major or minor, but applicants must show academic excellence, enthusiasm and interest in some area of Newfoundland Studies as part of their degree program.. The Craft Award.. The Historic Sites Association supports the Craft Council in recognizing artisans in the province who preserve traditional crafts or use their work to interpret Provincial History.. The award is presented annually, usually in the fall during the ceremonies for the Craft Fair..

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  • Title: Contributions | Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
    Descriptive info: Contributions of the Historical Sites Association.. Some financial contributions of the Historical Sites Association include:.. Providing $38,000 over three years for the creation of an aboriginal exhibit at L anse Aux Meadows.. Provided $300,000 over five years for the new exhibition in the Visitor Centre at Signal Hill National Historic Site.. Financial support for Theatre d’Heritage at Castle Hill.. Provided $25,000 for the translation of the Red Bay Underwater Archaeological Report.. Provided an annual grant totaling $130,000 to support the Viking re-enactors living history presentation at L Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site.. Raised and provided $45,000 for the Meeting of  ...   interpretive signage for Port au Choix National Historic Site of Canada, as well as publishing the book Ancient Cultures Bountiful Seas: the Story of Port au Choix by Dr.. Provided $75,000 towards the conservation and restoration of the Cape Spear Lighthouse Dome, Cape Spear National Historic Site of Canada.. Contributed $350,000 the reconstruction of the Queen’s Battery Barracks.. Managed and supplied 70% of the funds for the restoration of Hawthorne Cottage.. Contributed $270,000 to the refurbishment of the interior of Cabot Tower.. Provided $2,100 for the development of four vignettes for the Live on the Lawn Theatre with the Baccalieu Players..

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