The day Sir Wilfrid Laurier came, October
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Two black and white photographs mounted on black paper with the words "The day Sir Wilfrid Laurier came, October" written in white ink.

Top : Black and white photograph of a large group of people gathered at a train station in anticipation of Wilfrid Laurier's arrival. There is a "Chatham" sign on the station's exterior. Several automobiles are decorated with Union Jack flags.

Bottom : Black and white photograph Wilfrid Laurier standing on the observation deck of a train during a stop in Chatham, Ontario. Many people are crowded around the train.
Notes
Wilfrid Laurier was the seventh Prime Minister of Canada from July 11, 1896, to October 5, 1911. Wilfrid Laurier University, located in Waterloo, Ontario, is named in his honour.
Inscriptions
The day Wilfrid Laurier came, October
Date of Original
ca. 1910
Dimensions
Width: 14.5 cm
Height: 19.5 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
S706_3.2
Collection
Sir Wilfrid Laurier Collection
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation
Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
Reproduction Notes
U57 Disc40
Contact
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON Canada N2L 3C5

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The day Sir Wilfrid Laurier came, October


Two black and white photographs mounted on black paper with the words "The day Sir Wilfrid Laurier came, October" written in white ink.

Top : Black and white photograph of a large group of people gathered at a train station in anticipation of Wilfrid Laurier's arrival. There is a "Chatham" sign on the station's exterior. Several automobiles are decorated with Union Jack flags.

Bottom : Black and white photograph Wilfrid Laurier standing on the observation deck of a train during a stop in Chatham, Ontario. Many people are crowded around the train.