Resettlement

Resettlement

“The Africville portion of Campbell Road will always be an industrial district and it is desirable that industrial operations should be assisted in any way that is not prejudicial to the interests of the public; in fact, we may be obliged in the future to consider the interest of the industry first.”
“Minutes of the Halifax City Council” December 9, 1915 p. 211

Explore this section as the timeline to the end highlights some of the actions and paternal attitudes of racism and prejudice that led to the end of the physical community of Africville.

 

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