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This project was made possible in part through the Canadian Memory Fund, a Canadian Culture Online program of Canadian Heritage. The Canadian Memory Fund objective is to connect Canadians with their diverse heritage through a collaborative approach to presenting key collections online from Canada's federal, cultural heritage institutions.

Manon Guilbert

CCO Managers
Paul Crêtes
Barbara Rottenberg

Curatorial Direction
Constance Nebel

Research Assistant and Puppetry Consultant
Mike Artelle

Bibliographic Research
Anneh Vanessa Fletcher

Archives Team
Team Leaders: Patricia Forget
Tania Aldred, Assistant Documentalist: Archives
Nancy Lauzière, Assistant Documentalist: Archives
Véronique Paris, Assistant Documentalist: Archives
Hannah Solway, Assistant Documentalist: Archives

Artifacts Team
Team Leaders: Annie Laflamme
Paul Durand, Assistant Documentalist: Artifacts
Michelle Godin, Assistant Documentalist: Artifacts
André-Anne Lacelle, Assistant Documentalist: Artifacts

Web Team
Team Leaders: David Harkness, Carol-Ina Trudel
Mylène Choquette, Assistant Documentalist: Web Modules
Michael Doucette, Assistant Documentalist: Multi-Media

System Administration
Robert Patterson: Ke EMu
Sarah Prower: GEAC

Web Design and Production
BMG multimedia

Collections search powered by KE EMu software

Web Administration and Support
Sandra Hammel

Digital Creations

Translation and Editing Services
Marie-Anne Blaquière
Jennifer Rae Brown
Christiane Ryan
Sheila Singhal

Manipulation of Puppets for Artistic Photography
Mike Artelle
Maud Laverdière

The Canadian Museum of Civilization would like to sincerely thank the Association québécoise des marionnettistes and the Ontario Puppetry Association for their valuable collaboration. We would also like to thank all of the individuals, puppetry companies and organizations who have contributed to this project: Bread and Puppet Theatre, Peter Buurman, Canadian Broadcast Corporation, Clay and Paper Theatre, Coad Canada Puppets, Martha Cooper, David Smith Marionettes, Jeff Essery, Gestes Théâtre, Tim Gosley, Nina Keogh, Lampoon Puppettheatre, Judith Lawrence, Micheline Legendre, Manteo family, Maritime Marionettes, Ken McKay, Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia, Jim Morrow, National Art Centre, Noreen Young Productions, Andrew Oxenham, Puppetmongers Theatre, Rag & Bone Puppet Theatre, Ronnie Burkett Theatre of Marionettes, TAM TAM Objektentheatre, Théâtre de l'Avant-Pays, Théâtre de la Dame de Cœur, Théâtre de l'Œil, The Jim Henson Company, Robert Tilroe, TV Puppetree, Waterwood Theatre Projects.

Puppetry Collection and Web Site Development
The puppetry collection at the Canadian Museum of Civilization is being built to reflect the history and development of Canadian puppetry. We are interested in acquiring significant objects and documents related to Canadian puppetry. If you have such material to donate, please contact us.

The Canadian Museum of Civilization has made every effort to locate the copyright holders of material presented on the site. If a copyright holder has not been credited, or if information has been inadvertently omitted, please contact us.

Puppetry Collection
Ethnology and Cultural Studies
Canadian Museum of Civilization
100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0M8