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Description found in Archives
Item (linked) part of
Place of creation
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Support: 38.000 x 50.000 cm
Scope and content
Vol. 1: Bk 325: contains item 1: Joint Address of the Senate and House of Commons dated April 11, 1878; Vol. 2: Bk 319: contains items -2 to -209; Vol. 3: Bk 320: contains items -210 to -413.
The Dufferin Addresses are comprised of 3 volumes of bound addresses presented to His Excellency the Right Honourable the Earl of Dufferin, while Governor-General of Canada from 1872-1878.
They are expressions of the sentiments of Canadians from across the country during his tenure, and also include one joint address from the Senate and the House of Commons on the occasion of his departure.
There are 413 items including manuscripts solely comprised of script; illuminated manuscript; and also some bearing more elaborate vignettes and decorative artwork.
Conditions of access
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restrictions on use for reproduction or publication
Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1978-49-268 Source: Earl of Dufferin and Ava through Leo Heaps, London, England.
Signatures and inscriptions
Inscription: Not transcribed.
1. Montréal (Québec)
4. SUBJ. - Dufferin Addresses : Address From Methodist Church Conference - 1876.
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