Monthly Archives: February 2011


Sheffield United Church

If you think you can help us please leave your comments here.  Question: “Hi there, I was wondering if someone at the museum might know details about the church´s rebuilding in 1840. (originally built c. 1775 in Maugerville). There seems to be a dearth of solid info on questions like:  why was it rebuilt ? [...]

By |2011-02-28T10:45:21-04:00February 28th, 2011|Research Questions|1 Comment

City Hall Gallery Exhibition Explores the Historic Garrison District

Press Release For Immediate Release Fredericton, New Brunswick (18 February 2011) – The Fredericton Region Museum (formerly the York Sunbury Museum) is pleased to be collaborating with the City of Fredericton in the launch of their new exhibit, In Close Quarters.  This exhibit explores vignettes of the history surrounding the historic Garrison District in [...]

By |2011-02-18T14:25:01-04:00February 18th, 2011|Museum News - Archived|0 Comments

Aida Flemming, Popular Winter Pastimes in Fredericton, Canada’s Flag, New Brunswick’s Flag, Antique Furniture, Recipes, Klondike Kate, Roméo LeBlanc, the York-Sunbury Museum, the United Empire Loyalists, Poetry, Book Review and Dr. James Chapman

Volume 11, Number 1 (Winter 1995) - The new Governor-General of Canada once lived in this Fredericton home We have back issue copies of Volume 11, Number 1 (Winter 1995) – “The new Governor-General of Canada once lived in this Fredericton home” available for purchase for $4 (plus postage and handling). Contents: “Letter from [...]

By |2011-02-15T16:26:41-04:00February 15th, 2011|Publications|1 Comment

York Sunbury Historical Society February Program

Time: 17 February · 19:30 - 22:30 Location: Government House on Woodstock Road (use side entrance) Hosted by: York Sunbury Historical Society More info: The Excursion to Savage Island: On a pleasant Saturday in September 1940 the York Sunbury Historical Society accompanied by the University of New Brunswick Science Club went on an outing to Savage [...]

By |2011-02-15T12:48:29-04:00February 15th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Name Change for York Sunbury Museum

For Immediate Release Fredericton, New Brunswick (11 February 2011) – At a recent board meeting, the York Sunbury Historical Society Directors voted to change the name of the York Sunbury Museum.  The new name that will be implemented over the course of the next year is the “Fredericton Region Museum”.  This name was chosen because [...]

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