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From: A Halifax Boyhood
Looks at Halifax hosting the university men’s basketball championship tournament from 1950-52
MALCOLM MACLEOD grew up in Halifax, attended Dalhousie University and the University of Toronto, and taught school for several years before returning to university for his doctorate in history at the University of Ottawa. He held academic appointments at Nova Scotia Teachers College in Truro and then at Memorial University in Newfoundland. He has published widely on Canadian history and now lives in Truro
William D. Naftel
WILLIAM D. NAFTEL was a historian and regional manager with Parks Canada for thirty years in Ottawa and Nova Scotia. He is the award winning author of Prince Edward's Legacy, Wartime Halifax, and Halifax at War. He lives in Halifax.