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August 12 - 18, 2012
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- August 12, 1811
Province House CornerstoneLieutenant Governor Sir George Prevost assisted in a ceremony to lay the cornerstone of Province House, Halifax.
- August 13, 1955
Canso Causeway OpenedThe causeway was officially opened with great ceremony, attended by 40,000 people. Prior crossings were made by ferry and train.
- August 15, 1969
Canada GamesPrime Minister Trudeau opened the Games in Halifax.
- August 17, 1759
Counties EstablishedA resolution of the Governor's Council established county boundaries within Nova Scotia.
- August 18, 1930
Government Control of LiquorThe Liquor Control Act, 1930 c.3, came into force, controlling the sale of alcohol in the province.