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The Path to Power, page 2

The Mason and the Overseer (Prime Minister Alexander Mackenzie (right) and Governor General Lord Dufferin(left)), 1875.
The Mason and the Overseer (Prime Minister Alexander Mackenzie (right) and Governor General Lord Dufferin(left)), 1875. Artist: Henri Julien.
© Public Domain
Source: Canadian Illustrated News, April 17, 1875.
From a notebook belonging to Charles Tupper while a medical student in Edinburgh.
From a notebook belonging to Charles Tupper while a medical student in Edinburgh.
© Unknown
Source: National Archives of Canada, C-043890
Telegram with job offer from Postmaster General William Mulock to Mackenzie King, June 26, 1900.
Telegram with job offer from Postmaster General William Mulock to Mackenzie King, June 26, 1900.
© Crown/Privy Council Office
Source: National Archives of Canada, C-080579
Mr. and Mrs. L.B. Pearson at the Nobel Peace Prize ceremonies, 1957.
Mr. and Mrs. L.B. Pearson at the Nobel Peace Prize ceremonies, 1957.
© National Archives of Canada
Credit: Credit: Duncan Cameron/National Archives of Canada, C-094168
Replica of the Nobel Peace Prize, 1957.
Replica of the Nobel Peace Prize, 1957.
© National Library of Canada
Source: Laurier House
Ensign Mackenzie Bowell, Rifle Company, 1864.
Ensign Mackenzie Bowell, Rifle Company, 1864.
© Public Domain
Source: National Archives of Canada, C-001981
Canada General Service Medal, Fenian Raid, 1870, awarded to Lieutenant Wilfrid Laurier.
Canada General Service Medal, Fenian Raid, 1870, awarded to Lieutenant Wilfrid Laurier.
© Public Domain
Source: National Archives of Canada, C-053770
John Einarsson, Michael A. McMillan and John Diefenbaker in England, November 1916.
John Einarsson, Michael A. McMillan and John Diefenbaker in England, November 1916.
© Public Domain
Source: National Archives of Canada, C-016482
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