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1833 Peter Fisher of Indian River does something unprecedented in the colony: he asks for a divorce from his wife, who has left him for another. The House of Assembly eventually establishes a court of divorce in 1836. We don't know if it ever granted one to Fisher.
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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 Meacham’s 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.


The PEI Museum Hertiage Awards  will be held
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 7pm at
Eptek Art & Culture Centre - 130 Heather Moyse Drive in Summerside.
Lieutenant Governor Frank Lewis
will present the awards .
We hope to see you there!


PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation Island Magazine