Whitby Twinning Visit to Longueuil, Quebec, June 1970


Description
Creator:
Brian Winter, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
A black and white photograph of Marcel Robidas (November 4, 1923- May 17, 2009), the Mayor of Longueuil Quebec and Vernon MacCarl holding a picture of the H.M.C.S. Whitby during his visit to Longueuil.
Notes:
The twinning of Whitby, Ontario and Longueuil, Quebec is considered one of the longest and most successful in Canada. The Mayor of Whitby, Desmond Newman, and the Mayor of Longueuil, Marcel Robidas, signed the Twinning Protocol in June 1969. Longueuil, Quebec is located on the south shore of the St. Lawrence River. Twinning of communities promotes cultural and commercial ties between the communities. Citizens from Whitby visited Longueuil in June of 1970.
Date of Original:
June 1970
Dimensions:
Width: 2 in
Height: 2 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Winter, Brian ; Robidas, Marcel ; MacCarl, Vernon
Corporate Name(s):
Longueuil
Local identifier:
A2013_004_320
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Copyright Statement:
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Date:
1970
Copyright Holder:
Whitby Archives
Recommended Citation:
Whitby Twinning Visit to Longueuil, Quebec, June 1970, Brian Winter. Whitby Archives A2013_004_320.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a brownie camera negative.
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Whitby Twinning Visit to Longueuil, Quebec, June 1970


A black and white photograph of Marcel Robidas (November 4, 1923- May 17, 2009), the Mayor of Longueuil Quebec and Vernon MacCarl holding a picture of the H.M.C.S. Whitby during his visit to Longueuil.