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Photograph of Mackenzie King's funeral train leaving Union Station; the platform is lined with onlookers
The train bearing the body of former prime minister William Lyon Mackenzie King, leaves Ottawa's Union Station for Toronto, July 1950
Source: A special funeral train moves out of Union Station, Ottawa, carrying the body of former Prime Minister W.L. Mackenzie King to Toronto for burial in Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Library and Archives Canada/National Film Board of Canada/Photothèque collection/C-075207
© Library and Archives Canada. Credit: National Film Board of Canada.
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