List of Sources & Additional Material
Wikipedia is an extremely useful resource with constant peer-editing. However, it can contain errors and cross checking is advised where possible.
The Unsplash app has an amazing selection of royalty-free photographs from around the world.
150 Stories and Images of Arrival in Northumberland County – produced by Northumberland County in celebration of Canada 150.
Building a Home, by Casandra Lee, produced by the New Canadians Centre Peterborough
Making Canada Home – How Immigrants Shaped This Country, By Susan Hughes, ISBN 978-1-77147-202-9
Pushes & Pulls – Why do people migrate?, by Robert Walker, ISBN 978-0-7787-5198-4
The Kids Book of Canadian Immigration, by Deborah Hodge & John Mantha, ISBN 978-155337-484-8
Northumberland County Archives https://www.northumberland.ca/en/discovering-and-exploring/northumberland-county-archives.aspx
Room on the Boat, Translated and edited by Mary Ots Donaldson, ISBN 978-1-7386663-0-0 (Details of the story Mary tells in her video)
Before the Silence, by Ruth Clarke, ISBN 978-0-9685572-0-4 (A history of the Alderville First Nation 1825-1875)
Alderville First Nation…A History, by Brian Beaver, ISBN 978-1-7770560-0-1
The Netherlandic Presence in Ontario: Pillars, Class and Dutch Ethnicity by Frans J. Schryer, Wilfrid Laurier University Press, Waterloo, Ontario, 1998 ISBN 978-0-8892031-2-9
Death or Canada – The Irish Famine Migration to Toronto 1847 by Mark G. McGowan, Novalis Publishing ISBN 978-2-8964612-9-5
Reminiscences of Cobourg by Bernard McAllister https:/www.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.87705/1
Migrant Workers – the issues, Canadian Council for Refugees
South African History Online (a reliable source of information on South African history)
Tracing the Evolution of the Syrian Civil War (2011-2020). Band-Aids, Not Bullets: EU Policies and Interventions in the Syrian and Iraqi Civil Wars by Erwin van Veen, Alba Di Pietrantonio Pellise, Nancy Ezzeddine, and Paolo Napolitano, Clingendael Institute http://www.jstor.org/stable/resrep28665.7.
Syria’s Civil War: The Descent into Horror by Zachery Laub, Council on Foreign Relations. February 14, 2023. Syria’s War and the Descent Into Horror (cfr.org).
USA – UEL
https://uelac.ca/ – United Empire Loyalists Association website
USA – URR
https://www.heritagetrust.on.ca/pages/our-stories/slavery-to-freedom – Ontario Heritage Trust pages