24 PHOTOGRAPHS IN COLLECTION (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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CHINA IN CANADA (OTT 4) OTTAWA, JULY 1-- HAPPY MOMENT --Citizenship Minister Fairclough (centre), Friday, presented citizenship papers to Chue Kay Chung, of Dartmouth, N.S. Mr. Chung, formerly of Hong Kong, was one of six persons to receive citizenship papers in Ottawa on Dominion Day. Mrs. Chung (left) looks on. (CP Wirephoto) 1960 (APex) OTTAWA OUT
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DOMINION DAY in Winnipeg, [July 1, 1961] Dominion Day is many things to many people. To the old-timer it is history; to the child, noise and fun; to the serviceman, marching...To Winnipeggers it is all these things and more -- a time when everyone joins to mark Canada's birthday in his own special way. All the ways and all the peoples add up to just one word -- Canadian.
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CENTRE ISLAND Multiple lineups for cooling voyages home across Toronto Bay extended almost as far as the lakefront beaches on Centre Island from the passenger loading areas at docks, [July 1, 1963]. From rail of ferry, girl and boy who were early in queues during evening look back at thousands waiting in heat for next boat.
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IMPERIAL ORDER DAUGHTERS OF THE EMPIRE Mrs. Glenard May, Mrs. T. G. Nodwell, Mrs. F. J. Smith and Mrs. P. W. Phillips, (left to right) Toronto of the Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire (IODE) wore authentic clothes to represent the wives of four Ontario premiers in front of the Sir John A Macdonald's statue at Queen's Park, [July 1, 1966]. The Sir John A. Macdonald chapter presented a miniature statue of Sir John to Toronto's municipal chapter.
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John ROBARTS Robarts and his children Timothy, 10, and Robin, 13 stare with mouths agape towards brilliant sky during fireworks at Queen's Park marking start of Canada's Centennial year.
These photographs and captions are unaltered documents. In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive. In order to preserve their historical authenticity, they have not been edited.
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