The Marius-Barbeau Documentation Center is happy to be partners with The Canadian Museum of Civilisation in its project « Marius Barbeau, a Canadian hero and his period 1883-1969 ».
We wish to acknowledge the financial support of the Department of Canadian Heritage through Canadian Culture Online.
On that site, Heritage Canada displays a sampling from a wealth of documents relating the history of the two dance companies.
Costume of circa 1900 realized in 1974. Our sources : Jean Trudel and his wife Jocelyne Mathieu, Lyne Desjardins, the 1901 Eaton’s Catalogue and old photographs.