This online project was developed with the support of the Digital Museums Canada investment program. Digital Museums Canada is managed by the Canadian Museum of History, with the financial support of the Government of Canada.
Pickering Museum Village appreciates the contribution of the following individuals to this virtual exhibit:


Pickering Museum Village

Andrew Mullins - Project Coordinator
Ellen Tayles-Armstrong - Curator; Project Lead (2021-2022)
Amanda Gallagher - Conservator; Project Lead (2022-2023)
Patricia Almeyda - French Translation Intern; content research and writing
Katrina Pyke - Coordinator, Museum Operations; education content oversight
Travis Dods - Education Intern; created education content and "A Day in the Life of a Blacksmith"


French Edits

New World Translations - Renée Avilés



Brendan Black


Special Thanks

Geordie Lishman and the Lishman family; Digital Museums Canada team; GHD Digital project management and development team; City of Pickering Community Services Communications and Marketing team; Laura Arnolds; Jennifer Bain; Hailey Doughty; Marianne Froehlich; Adam Harris; Renée Homiak; Lisa Hunter; Nancy Johnstone; René Petitjean; Morgan Shropshall; Jim Underwood; Robert Young; Erica Clarke; Steve Holland; our Teacher and Educator focus group participants.