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Today in Island History
1774 Gov. Walter Patterson puts the Island's population at a very modest 1,215. By the terms of their grants, the Island's proprietors were to have brought out 6,600 settlers by 1777. Most have done nothing.
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Government House Committee of PEI Museum publishes research
Government House sketch
Authored by Reginald Porter along with the Friends of the Gatehouse Cooperative

Two research projects on Government House and the Fanningbank Estate are now published and available on our website.

Rediscovering our history
Purchase your own copy of the latest reprint of Meachamís 1880 Atlas for $29.95.

The Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage Foundation has commissioned a reprint of the most comprehensive property atlas ever published of Prince Edward Island. The new reprint of the Meacham's 1880 Atlas is on sale now.



PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation Island Magazine