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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.”
Contact
Paris Museum and Historical Society
Email
WWW address
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.