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November 1944


Halifax, Nova Scotia

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined


The Herald
sold by: is, France

1 drawing / dessin : pen and brush and black ink and pencil with opaque white on wove paper
Support: 35.600 x 47.000 cm
Image: 28.500 x 37.300 cm

Scope and content

a single image cartoon depicting Mackenzie King having just manoeuvered his way down "conscription crisis" rapids

Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-044300
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
020149 Item no. assigned by LAC 8
90: Open
Other accession no.
1971-065 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1971-65-8
Copyright: Estate of Bob Chambers

Additional information

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: Humour Under Fire. Curators: Teressa Macintosh, Canadian Museum of Caricature, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1991.10.17-1992.02.02.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.

Subject heading

1. King, William Lyon Mackenzie, 1874-1950.
2. political.
3. social.
4. politique.
5. World War, 1939-1945 Conscription.
6. Guerre mondiale, 1939-1945 Conscription.


Other system control no.