24 PHOTOGRAPHS IN COLLECTION (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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JULY 1, 1967 -- CANADA DAY CELEBRATIONS -- Fireworks display explodes above Parliament Buildings during celebration of Canada's Centennial of Confederation. Photo by John McNeill / The Globe and Mail (Scanned from Neg. 67181-4) COPYRIGHT VERIFIED. STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER. GLOBE AND MAIL CREDIT. CLEARED FOR ALL USES.
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CANADA Centennial (OTT 1) OTTAWA, JULY 1-HAPPY BIRTHDAY DIP--Revellers, among the last of a crowd estimated at 50,000 at Parliament Hill centennial celebrations Friday night, cap off the big splash with their own small one in the fountain around the centennial flame in front of the Parliament Buildings. (CP Wirephoto) 1967 (Stf-DB jos 835a)
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CANADA Centennial Brantford area naval veterans lead a U.S. Navy band Through the downtown streets of Brantford on Saturday, [July 1, 1967]. Billed as the Biggest parade in Canada, Brant County's Centennial project brought more than 50,000 persons out to watch the three-hour procession pass by.
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CANOES Dave Findlay (6) has his Carleton Place entry leading Balmy Beach crew in junior war canoe race in the Dominion Day regatta at Long Pond, [July 1, 1969].
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Robert STANFIELD Canada. Politician During his visit to Toronto on Dominion Day, [July 1, 1972], Opposition Leader Robert Stanfield attended festivities at eight of the pavilions participating in International Caravan. At the Italian pavilion he danced with Miss Rome, Vickv Ierullo, 18.
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 In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive.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.
ABOUT THE ARCHIVE
The images in this living archive were scanned from prints and negatives used in The Globe and Mail newsroom from the late 19th century until the transition to digital in the 1990s. With the Archive of Modern Conflict, more than 100,000 prints from The Globe and Mail newsroom have been digitized. New photographs, and their hand-transcribed notes, are added to the feature each week.