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Happy 150th, Canada!

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150 years ago today, Canada gained independence from Britain.

Here’s what Canada looked like 150 years ago (via “Historical Atlas of Canada Online Learning Project”):

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Only Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia comprised independent Canada at the time; the other areas named in the above map were still loyal to Britain.

Happy Birthday!