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Today in Island History
1838 HMS Malabar runs aground off Cape Bear. After jettisoning her 36 guns, she is re- floated with the assistance of local shipowner Joseph Wightman. His feat earns him the nickname "Sir Joseph Malabar," and a gift of plate from the British government worth 500.
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Acadian Museum Events and Exhibits


 Ne manquez pas notre Assemblée générale annuelle le 19 septembre prochain à 19h. Une présentation sera faite par Claudette Thériault sur le Congrès Mondial acadien 2019.

Don't miss our Annual General Meeting on September 19, at 7:00 pm. Claudette Thériault will do a presentation on the Congrès Mondial acadien 2019.