Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson, Franklin Clark Fry, Arthur Conrad, and Albert Lotz
Description
Creator
Dominion-Wide Photographs, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white photograph of six men in the Prime Minister's office. In the foreground, Dr. Franklin Clark Fry, President of the Lutheran Church in America, is leaning on the desk where Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson is seated. Four men are standing in the background. On the far right is Albert W. Lotz. Arthur Conrad is standing beside him. Two unidentified men are having a conversation by the door in the background.

Notes
Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada is one of five synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, consisting of more than 200 member congregations and 78,000 baptized members. The territory of the Eastern Synod runs from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario to Halifax, Nova Scotia.

In July 1861 the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Canada (Canada Synod) was organized by the former Canadian Conference of the Pittsburgh Synod. In 1867 the Canada Synod helped organize the General Council. In 1908 the Central Canada Synod organized as a result of English activity of the General Council. In 1918 both synods became part of the United Lutheran Church in America. In 1925 the Canada Synod and the Central Canada Synod merged, retaining the name Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Canada (Canada Synod). In 1962 the Canada Synod reorganized as the Eastern Canada Synod of the Lutheran Church in America, comprised of the provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, Quebec and most of Ontario. In 1985 the Eastern Canada Synod withdrew from the Lutheran Church in America to join with the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Canada to form the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada. In 1986 the new church began to function officially, retaining its membership in the Lutheran Council in Canada.
Inscriptions
Reverse, photographer's stamp:
This photo protected by copyright
Not for publication or reproduction
without written consent
Dominion-Wide
Photographs
226 Sparks St. Ottawa 4
Phone: 234-7376
Re-order No. 1962

Reverse, in ink:
Please return to:
Rev. A. F. Conrad
112 Sherwood Drive
Ottawa 3, Ontario

Reverse, in ink:
Seated
P.M. Lester B. Pearson
Left to right
Dr. Franklin Clark Fry
Rev. Arthur Conrad
Dr. Albert W. Lotz
Date of Original
Between 1963 and 1968
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 25.5cm
Image Height: 20.5cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
S100_36.10.1-2
Collection
Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada fonds
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.42094 Longitude: -75.69029
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
S100 Disc13
Contact
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Email:libarch@wlu.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

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

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Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson, Franklin Clark Fry, Arthur Conrad, and Albert Lotz


Black and white photograph of six men in the Prime Minister's office. In the foreground, Dr. Franklin Clark Fry, President of the Lutheran Church in America, is leaning on the desk where Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson is seated. Four men are standing in the background. On the far right is Albert W. Lotz. Arthur Conrad is standing beside him. Two unidentified men are having a conversation by the door in the background.