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1-Curd being worked by hand 16 December 2013

Cheese curd being worked by hand, Harbour Factory, Ontario, 1957. / Caillé de fromage malaxé, Harbour Factory, Ontario, 1957. Image: Herb Taylor. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.

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7-Cedar Tree, Stanley Forest 15 December 2013

Cedar Tree, 60 feet in circumference, Stanley Forest, Vancouver, B.C. (year unknown). / Un cèdre de 60 pieds de circonférence dans  Stanley Forest à Vancouver en Colombie-Britannique (année inconnue). Image: Albertype Company. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.

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6-Saskatchewan Public Health Nurse 14 December 2013

A Saskatchewan Public Health Nurse School Inspector discussing health with a pupil, 1952. / Une inspectrice de l’école d’infirmière de la santé publique de Saskatchewan parlant santé avec une élève, 1952. Image: Canadian Nurses Association. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.

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Image: Indian Church, Emily Carr, 1929. Art Gallery of Ontario. When I ask artist friends outside of Canada who they regard as the most important Canadian artist of the earlier part of the 20th century, they never mention such figures as Tom Thomson, Lawren Harris1 or other members of the Group of Seven. Those artists, […]

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This post is excerpted from the feature article of the same title on The Canadian Encyclopedia. When I was 16, someone gave me a copy of an anthology of Canadian love poems called Love Where the Nights Are Long. This slim book made a deep impression on me; the voices were characterized by a light-handed, […]

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5-Wilfrid Laurier, M.P. 13 December 2013

Wilfrid Laurier, M.P. (Drummond-Arthabaska, Quebec), April 1874. Wilfrid Laurier, M.P. (Drummond-Arthabaska, Québec), avril 1874. Image: William James Topley. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.

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4-Winter Harvest - 12 December 2013

Winter Harvest, 1926, by Frederick Simpson Coburn (1871-1960). / Winter Harvest (Récolte d'hiver), 1926, par Frederick Simpson Coburn (1871-1960). Image: Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.

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A young woman with a sign of solidarity, one of hundreds who marched to Vancouver city hall in support of Chief Theresa Spence on 11 January 2013. Photo: Caelie Frampton. One year ago today, Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence began a hunger strike, part of an ongoing struggle to improve the relationship between the federal government […]

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3-Teacher Student Painting - 11 December 2013

Teacher Jackie Otis holding a girl's painting during an art class, Calgary Allied Arts Centre, August 1962. / Jackie Otis, enseignante, tenant la peinture d'une fille dans un cours d'art, Calgary Allied Arts Centre, août 1962.   Image: Rosemary Gilliat Eaton. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.

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2-Pierre Pilote - 10 December 2013

Chicago Blackhawks captain Pierre Pilote, 28 December 1963. / Pierre Pilote, le capitaine des Blackhawks de Chicago, 28 décembre 1963. Image: Louis Jaques. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.

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1-Andy Bathgate - 9 December 2013

New York Rangers captain Andy Bathgate, 28 December 1963. / Andy Bathgate, le capitaine des Rangers de New York, 28 décembre 1963. Image: Louis Jaques. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.

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7-Jean Beliveau - 8 December 2013

Montréal Canadiens captain Jean Béliveau, 28 December 1963. / Jean Béliveau, le capitaine du Canadien de Montréal, 28 décembre 1963. Image: Louis Jaques. Library and Archives Canada. Bibliothèque et Archives Canada.