27 PHOTOGRAPHS IN COLLECTION (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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Pierre LAPORTE Montreal; Politician killed by FLQ Funeral service in progress (OTT 5)OTTAWA, OCT. 20—ATTEND MEMORIAL SERVICE—Official Ottawa takes time to honor the memory of Pierre Laporte at the Notre Dame Basilica. Governor-General Roland Michener (left foreground), read the lesson for the service for the slain Quebec labor minister. Mrs. Michener sits with her husband. Also attending were former prime minister John Diefenbaker and Mrs. Diefenbaker (fourth row beside camera crew); Senator Paul Martin, Government House leader in the Senate; (sixth row); Justice Minister John Turner and Finance Minister Edgar Benson (eighth row). (CP Wirephoto) 1970 (Stf-CpM) dds645p--See Wire Story--
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Pierre LAPORTE Montreal; Politician, killed by FLQ soltreal; Politician, killed by FLQ soldier in front of courthouse Soldier removes bayonet outside of courthous where Pierre Laporte's body lay. Second Front
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WAR MEASURES ACT DEMONSTRATE AGAINST ACT-- Demonstrators protesting government action in invoking the War Measures Act, march on Parliament Hill in Ottawa Sunday, Oct. 18, 1970. The act was invoked during the October Crisis when the Front de Liberation de Quebec kidnapped James Cross and assassinated Pierre Laporte. (CP Photo) 1975 (fls-stf) (CPT 31--25-9) hdh
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CANADA Security (OTT22)OTTAWA, OCT. 13--ARMED ESCORT FOR STANFIELD--Leader of the opposition Robert Stanfield gets a ride home from Parliament Hill Tuesday, but not under normal circumstances. Mr. Stanfield's family normally meets him at day's end, but security precautions in the capital put an armed soldier in the front seat. 1970 (CP Wirephoto) 1970 (STF-PBr) ri755pedt
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Pierre LAPORTE Montreal; Politician, killed up FLQ. Casket being carried from courthouse Quebec Provincial Police stand at attention as casket is carried down the steps of the courthouse to be transferred to the Basilica at 3:40pm.
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