NWT Mining Heritage Society

The oldest rock in the world can be found in the Northwest Territories. It is called the Acasta Gneiss and is dated at 3.9 billion years.

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Friday, Jun 4th, 2021

In this issue: Membership Events - Funding for Museum - Summer Construction Plans - Lease - Giant Mine Remediation Project Update - Acquisitions and Donations - Down Memory Lane - Letters from Yellowknife 1937-1939

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Thursday, Mar 4th, 2021

The Yellowknife Historical Society offers condolences to the family of David Searle, a former Yellowknife lawyer and politician.

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Wednesday, Feb 3rd, 2021

The Yellowknife Historical Society offers condolences to the family of Christopher Healy, a veteran miner in the Yellowknife area.

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