Skip to main content
The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: CANADIAN WAR BRIDES STUDY GEOGRAPHY. LADY TWEEDSMUIR, WIDOW OF THE LATE GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF CANADA, TEACHES CANADIAN GEOGRAPHY TO ENGLISH BRIDES OF CANADIAN SOLDIERS---A FEW OF THE MANY BRITISH GIRLS WHO HAVE MARRIED MEMBERS OF THE CANADIAN ARMED FORCES. CLASSES ARE CONDUCTED AT THE LONDON HEADQUARTERS OF THE CANADIAN LEGION TO FAMILIARIZE THE YOUNG WOMEN WITH THE COUNTRY IN WHICH THEY WILL LIVE. 8/6/43 [1943] The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: CANADIAN WAR BRIDES STUDY GEOGRAPHY. LADY TWEEDSMUIR, WIDOW OF THE LATE GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF CANADA, TEACHES CANADIAN GEOGRAPHY TO ENGLISH BRIDES OF CANADIAN SOLDIERS---A FEW OF THE MANY BRITISH GIRLS WHO HAVE MARRIED MEMBERS OF THE CANADIAN ARMED FORCES. CLASSES ARE CONDUCTED AT THE LONDON HEADQUARTERS OF THE CANADIAN LEGION TO FAMILIARIZE THE YOUNG WOMEN WITH THE COUNTRY IN WHICH THEY WILL LIVE. 8/6/43 [1943]1943, transparent
Flip the photo
DATED
1943
File Source
Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
Unaltered Historical Notes from the back of the photograph These notes were transcribed by hand. Notice a typo? Contribute to the archive by flagging it at archivecorrections@globeandmail.com.
Flip the photo
VIEW THE BACK
CANADIAN WAR BRIDES STUDY GEOGRAPHY. LADY TWEEDSMUIR, WIDOW OF THE LATE GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF CANADA, TEACHES CANADIAN GEOGRAPHY TO ENGLISH BRIDES OF CANADIAN SOLDIERS---A FEW OF THE MANY BRITISH GIRLS WHO HAVE MARRIED MEMBERS OF THE CANADIAN ARMED FORCES. CLASSES ARE CONDUCTED AT THE LONDON HEADQUARTERS OF THE CANADIAN LEGION TO FAMILIARIZE THE YOUNG WOMEN WITH THE COUNTRY IN WHICH THEY WILL LIVE. 8/6/43 [1943]
Unknown Photographer / Associated Press Photo
76 YEARS AGOIN NEWS
William Lyon Mackenzie King was Prime Minister
The Liberals were in power
Franklin D. Roosevelt was President

Sorry, no photos found.