Think Like a Historian: Introduction to the Halifax Explosion

ARTHUR LISMER Image Comparison Use this worksheet to support the ‘Finding Proof’ exercise in Activity 5 of Think Like a Historian: The Halifax Explosion Education Guide. “People waiting for food supplies at Armouries”, International Film Service, photographer, December 1917 (courtesy Nova Scotia Archives, Nathaniel N. Morse Collection/1989-298). “Relief Station at the Old Green Lantern”, sketch by Arthur Lismer in The Drama of a City: The Story of Stricken Halifax by Stanley K. Smith, 1918 (courtesy Baldwin Collection/Toronto Reference Library). T H I N K L I K E A H I S T O R I A N . C A