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Encyclopedia > Dauphin Herald Extraordinary
The badge of office of Dauphin Herald Extraordinary
The badge of office of Dauphin Herald Extraordinary

Dauphin Herald of Arms Extraordinary (Héraut Dauphin extraordinaire in French) is the title of one of the officers of arms at the Canadian Heraldic Authority in Ottawa. Herald Extraordinary is an honorary position reserved for people who have made notable contributions to Canadian heraldry. Like the other heralds at the Authority, the name is derived from the Canadian river of the same name. Image File history File links Badge of office of the Dauphin Herald Extraordinary of the Canadian Heraldic Authority Obtained from official site File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Badge of office of the Dauphin Herald Extraordinary of the Canadian Heraldic Authority Obtained from official site File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Dr. Conrad Swan, while York Herald, one of thirteen officers of arms at the College of Arms. ... Badge of the Canadian Heraldic Authority The Canadian Heraldic Authority is an agency of the Government of Canada responsible for heraldry in Canada. ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Advance Ottawa/Ottawa en avant Location City Information Established: 1850 as Bytown Area: 2,778. ... Henry Edgar Paston-Bedingfeld, Her Majestys York Herald of Arms in Ordinary at the College of Arms. ... The Annapolis River is a Canadian river located in Nova Scotias Annapolis Valley. ...


The two main components of the badge are a blue heraldic dolphin displayed on a stylization of a Mi'kmaq trade silver brooch of the type made for fur traders in the 17th and 18th centuries and traded to many of the First Nations. The badge is outlined with a wavy band of blue, referring both to the waters of the Rivière Dauphin and more widely to the seas, lakes and rivers of Atlantic Canada. Heraldic badges were common in the Middle Ages particularly in England. ... Genera See article below. ... The Mikmaq (also Míkmaq, Micmac, Migmaq) are a First Nations people indigenous to northeastern New England, Canadas Maritimes, and the Gaspé Peninsula of Quebec. ... The fur trade was a huge part in the early economic development of North America. ... Carved mask in Vancouver First Nations is a term of ethnicity used in Canada. ...


Holders of the office

  • 1995-present Robert Pichette

1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

See also

Heraldry is the science and art of designing, displaying, describing and recording coats of arms and badges, as well as the formal ceremonies and laws that regulate the use and inheritance of arms. ... The Royal Heraldry Society of Canada is a Canadian organization that promotes the art and science of Canadian Heraldry. ...

References

  • Canadian Heraldic Authority
The Canadian Heraldic Authority
Canadian Heraldic Authority | Governor General
Herald Chancellor | Chief Herald | Deputy Chief Herald
Heralds in Ordinary: Assiniboine Herald | Athabaska Herald | Coppermine Herald
Fraser Herald | Miramichi Herald | Saguenay Herald | Saint-Laurent Herald
Extraordinary and Emeritus Officers: Cowichan | Dauphin | Niagara | Outaouais

 
 

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