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Series cast summary:
Katherine Trowell ...  Additional Cast / ... 5 episodes, 1991-1995
Steve Cumyn ...  John A. Macdonald / ... 5 episodes, 1995-2014
Aidan Devine ...  Additional Cast / ... 4 episodes, 1991-1992
Jean L'Italien ...  George-Étienne Cartier / ... 3 episodes, 1991-2014
John Evans John Evans ...  Additional Cast 3 episodes, 1991-1992
Patrick Watson Patrick Watson ...  Narrator 3 episodes, 1992-1999
Oke Nnawuchi Oke Nnawuchi ...  Soldier / ... 2 episodes, 2012-2013
Paul Stewart Paul Stewart ...  John Humphrey, aged 42 / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1997
Vlasta Vrana ...  Mr. Rickey / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1997
James Bradford James Bradford ...  Harry / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1992
Griffith Brewer Griffith Brewer ...  Additional Cast / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1992
Marc Denis ...  Additional Cast / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1992
Frank Fontaine ...  Trustee #4 / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1992
Peter Gzowski Peter Gzowski ...  Narrator 2 episodes, 1991-1992
Mark Hellman Mark Hellman ...  English Lieutenant in Fight / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1992
Harry Hill ...  Additional Cast / ... 2 episodes, 1991-1992
Jason Cavalier ...  Jacques Plante / ... 2 episodes, 1991
Roy Dupuis ...  Louis Riel / ... 2 episodes, 1991
Julian Richings ...  A.A. Milne / ... 2 episodes, 1991
Linda Sorgini Linda Sorgini ...  Additional Cast / ... 2 episodes, 1991
Ted Dykstra ...  Additional Cast / ... 2 episodes, 1992-2005
Colin Fox ...  Guthrie / ... 2 episodes, 1992-2003
Pascale Devigne Pascale Devigne ...  French Mother / ... 2 episodes, 1992-1997
Charles V. Doucet Charles V. Doucet ...  Father / ... 2 episodes, 1992
John K. Gilbert John K. Gilbert ...  Additional Cast 2 episodes, 1992
Denis Lacroix Denis Lacroix ...  Additional Cast 2 episodes, 1992
Heath Lamberts ...  Additional Cast 2 episodes, 1992
Peter Colvey Peter Colvey ...  Mountie 2 episodes, 1993
Michael Rudder Michael Rudder ...  Additional Cast 2 episodes, 1993
Christian Laurin Christian Laurin ...  Abbé Noel Joseph Ritchot / ... 2 episodes, 1995-2014
Francine Laurendeau Francine Laurendeau ...  Additional Cast 2 episodes, 1995
Christopher Marren Christopher Marren ...  Frank Willis / ... 2 episodes, 1995
Clyde Whitham ...  George Brown / ... 2 episodes, 2014-2018
Matt Yantha Matt Yantha ...  Alexander Morris / ... 2 episodes, 2014
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Heritage Minutes, formerly known as Historica Minutes: History by the Minute, is a series of sixty-second short films, each illustrating an important moment in Canadian history. Produced by Historica Canada, the Minutes interrogate Canadian history, folklore and myths into dramatic story lines.The Minutes themselves have become a part of Canadian culture and been the subject of academic studies. Heritage Minutes were created by the CRB Foundation in 1991 and re-launched by Historica Canada in 2012. Since then, Historica Canada continues to produce installments released periodically throughout the year. Written by Anonymous

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A Part of Our Heritage.

Genres:

Drama | History

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Official Sites:

Official Site | Official Site

Country:

Canada

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

31 March 1991 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Les Minutes du Patrimoine See more »

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Production Co:

Historica Canada See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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