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Happy Canada Day!

Jeff Wall, The Outburst, 1989 (2.1998.i) Fair labor (labour) standards are issues in both the United States and Canada; Fair Labor Standard Act in the United States and Human Rights and Employment Practices and Labour Codes in Canada were established … Continue reading

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Canadians Abroad: Claude & Kit’s European Adventure

The first caption reads, “Just before we left home June 19, 1929”. And so begins the 67 page travel album that chronicles the summer adventures of Claude and Kit, a Toronto couple setting forth from Canada on a European vacation … Continue reading

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Henri & Henri

“The most difficult thing for me is a portrait. You have to try and put your camera between the skin of a person and his shirt.” Henri Cartier-Bresson Henri Cartier- Bresson, Hockey Game (Stanley Cup). Inside locker room after game. … Continue reading

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July 1, 1983 – The First Canada Day!

Yousef Karsh, [Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh], 1984 Yousef Karsh, [Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip with their grandchildren], 1987 In 1867, politicians debated whether to call this newly forged country The Kingdom of Canada. John … Continue reading

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