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Description found in Archives

"Hang in there! I'm off to borrow a prop!". 


May, 1978

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined


Canadian Transport

1 drawing / dessin : pen and brush and black ink with opaque white and grey wash over pencil on wove paper, matted
Support: 45.300 x 35.300 cm
Image: 37.000 x 28.500 cm
Secondary support: 47.300 x 41.400 cm (matte)

Scope and content

a single image cartoon depicting Trudeau telling a man trying to hold up a rockslide representing the sliding Canadian dollar to hold on until he returns with a "prop"

Graphic (art)
99: Closed pending processing
030133 Item no. assigned by LAC 240
90: Open
Other accession no.
1987-042 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1987-42-240
Copyright: Copyright assigned to Library and Archives Canada by Roy Carless.

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed.

Subject heading

1. Trudeau, Pierre Elliott, 1919-2000.
2. political.
3. social.
4. politique.
5. Dollar devaluation / Economy / Trudeau, Pierre Elliott.
6. Dévaluation du dollar / Economie / Trudeau, Pierre Elliott.


Other system control no.