The Built History of Halifax attempts to tie a number of previously written blog posts at BuiltHalifax.ca into a fluid narrative about the architectural history of Halifax. Individual Posts have been edited, combined, and stitched together in a Chronological and Thematic manner.
The Series begins in 1749, However there is almost 150 years of European settlement of Nova Scotia since the French founded Port Royal in 1605, and the Mi’kmaq before them.
1. Georgian Halifax 1749-1840
2. The Victorian Revivals 1837-1900
4. Transportation and Communication
5. Early Modern 1900-1939
The Chicago Style
NS Furnishings Building
The #4 Fire Station – Bedford Row
The Bank of Nova Scotia
6. Modernizing Halifax 1945-1970