Singing Sensation: In the 1940s contralto Portia May White was celebrated as Canada's singing sensation.
Also in this issue: Car Nation: The first automobile revolution reshaped Canada in the twentieth century. Now get ready for the second. | First in Her Class: Pioneering feminist Grace Annie Lockhart earned the degree that broke men's monopoly on higher education. | Laird on the Lam: A railway swindle by a fake Scottish nobleman sparked an international security incident on the Canada-U.S. border.
Regular features: Currents, Trading Post, Roots, Destinations, Books, History Matters, and Album.
Plus our annual Book and Gift Guide.