Joseph Howe died in 1873 at the age of 68. He was buried in Camp Hill Cemetery in Halifax and his wife, Catherine Susan Ann McNab, was buried beside him in 1890. Joseph Howe’s grave is still visited today by people wanting to pay their respects to this important Nova Scotia. Additionally, as a tribute to him, there are many streets, buildings and even schools named after Joseph Howe. (Photograph by Roger Lloyd. Nova Scotia Museum)

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