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Paris Cadets Welcoming Baron Byng, 9 April 1922


Description
Creators:
Unknown, Photographer
Smith, Donald A.
, Editor
Media Type:
Image
Text
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photograph of the Paris cadets in uniform, waiting to welcome the train carrying Governor General Baron Byng and his wife in their visit to Paris on 9 April 1922. The boys stand in formation in the foreground beside train tracks. The public stands on the opposite side of the tracks wearing hats, jackets, and long coats. In the background, there are several automobiles, trees, and houses to the right. The train station on Broadway Street East is visible to the extreme right.
Notes:
At this time, most schoolboys were required to be a member of the cadets.

This image appears on page 35 of photographs in the publication At the Forks of the Grand: Volume II by D. A. Smith.
Inscriptions:
The photograph is captioned "Awaiting the arrival of the gubernatorial train bearing the vice-regal couple, Baron and Lady Byng, April 9, 1922."
Date Of Event:
9 April 1922
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
1999.0248.01
Collection:
D.A. Smith Photograph Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2 Longitude: -80.38333
Donor:
Paris Museum and Historical Society
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Paris Cadets Welcoming Governor General Byng, 9 April 1922, Paris Museum and Historical Society. D.A. Smith Photograph Collection, 1999.0248.01.
Terms of Use:
The information and images provided are for personal research only and are not to be used for commercial purposes. Use of this information should include the credit “Paris Museum and Historical Society.”
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Paris Museum and Historical Society
Email
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Agency street/mail address

Paris Museum and Historical Society

51 William Street, Paris, ON

N3L 1N4

(519) 442-9295

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Paris Cadets Welcoming Baron Byng, 9 April 1922


Black and white photograph of the Paris cadets in uniform, waiting to welcome the train carrying Governor General Baron Byng and his wife in their visit to Paris on 9 April 1922. The boys stand in formation in the foreground beside train tracks. The public stands on the opposite side of the tracks wearing hats, jackets, and long coats. In the background, there are several automobiles, trees, and houses to the right. The train station on Broadway Street East is visible to the extreme right.