Item 27 - Canadian Conference - Virgil, ON

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CA CMBS NP017-02-27


Canadian Conference - Virgil, ON


  • 2-8 July 1954 (Creation)

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1 photograph: b & w: 24.5 x 19.5 cm.

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This is a photo of a gathering at the 1954 Canadian Mennonite Brethren Conference held at Virgil, Ontario. The general church services were held in nearby St. Catharines. Attendees are seated in a hockey arena. A large choir in white shirts and blouses sits in the bleachers near the small stage on which a number of people are seated. The photo has been taken from the back of the arena facing the stage.

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Note the Union Jack flag hanging from the rafters. It was used in Canada until 1965 when the maple leaf flag was adopted.

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Price: 5.00
Megapixels: 6.5
Resolution: 2848x2271

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