Monthly Archives: October 2020

Canadian Business History Association Webinar Reminder – Pandemics and Business History

A reminder to register for the upcoming CBHA/ACHA webinar ‘Pandemics and Business History: Lessons From the Past’ to be held on Friday October 30th at 2:00 pm EST. The 1918-20 influenza pandemic has been cited often as one of the few relatively recent events that is comparable to the current

New Book Review Added

Graham D. Taylor, Imperial Standard: Imperial Oil, Exxon, and the Canadian Oil Industry from 1880. Calgary, AB: University of Calgary Press, 2019. xii + 368pp., maps, figures, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. Paper; ISBN 978-1-77385-035-1, $39.99, EPUB; ISBN 978-1-77385-038-2, MOBI; ISBN 978-1-77385-039-9. Read the book review HERE.

Gold Webinar Presentation Now Available on CBHA YouTube Channel

The CBHA/ACHA webinar presentation The Price of Gold – Lessons From Previous Price Cycles is now available for viewing on the CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel. Gold has been an alluring commodity for centuries as both an investment, an industrial input, and a consumer product. With the price of gold hitting all-time

Redpath Sugar Ltd Joins Canadian Business History Association as Corporate Member

The Canadian Business History Association is pleased to welcome Redpath Sugar Ltd. as a Charter Corporate Member.  Redpath Sugar Ltd, who markets and sells sugar products in Canada under the Redpath Brand, is a Canadian sugar refining company that was established in 1854 with the first facility to refining cane sugar in Montreal,