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25 Sept. 1990


Ottawa, Ont.

Place of creation


1 photograph: silver gelatin print; 39.8 x 39.5 cm (image); 40.5 x 45.8 cm (overall).
Positive Paper Silver - gelatine
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
To be viewed with the assistance of a ph
oto archivist
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
SC 0575
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
1993-234 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: Barbara Woodley, Labatt Breweries of Canada, Library and Archives Canada, 1993-234, PA-186871
Restrictions on use: compulsory mention: acquired with the assistance of a grant from the Minister of Communications under the terms of the Cultural Property Import & Export Review Act
Copyright: Barbara Woodley

Additional information

The acquisition of this photograph was made possible through a generous grant from Labatt Breweries of Canada

Rosemary Brown (1930-2003) had a distinguished career as a social worker, academic, politician and feminist. She has focussed on achieving justice and

Equality for women and minorities with the "unwavering single mindedness", captured here, and which she advocates for the successful woman of today.

Black and white transparency available

Series title
Portraits: Canadian Women in Focus

Exhibitions note
Critical Acclaim: A Selection of Portraits from the National Archives of Canada; 1999.05.18 - 1999.11.14
Exhibition Title: The Bigger Picture: Portraits From Ottawa. Curator: Karen Love, Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa, Ontario; 2003.09.12-2004.01.04.
Exhibition title: Double Take: Portraits of Intriguing Canadians / Volte-face: Portraits de Canadiens fascinants. Curator: Caroline Cook. Library and Archives Canada Exhibition. Confederation Centre Art Gallery. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island; 2012.03.31 -2012.09.03. Further venue: McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario; 2012.09.22 – 2013.02.24 Further venue: Canadian Museum of Civilization, Gatineau, Quebec; 2013.03.21 – 2013.10.14

Subject heading

1. Brown, Rosemary, 1930-2003.
2. Feminists Canada.


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