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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: Members of the Trades and Labor Congress of Canada and the Canadian Congress of Labor, more than 1,600 strong, are discussing in Toronto the final details calculated to merge them into a single organization, the Canadian Labor Congress. Delegates, meeting at the CNE Coliseum, symbolically join hands across the table. The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: LABOR CONGRESS Canadian,Members of the Trades and Labor Congress of Canada and the Canadian Congress of Labor, more than 1,600 strong, are discussing in Toronto the final details calculated to merge them into a single organization, the Canadian Labor Congress. Delegates, meeting at the CNE Coliseum, symbolically join hands across the table.April 24, 1956,Harry McLorinan transparent
DATED
April 24, 1956
PRINTED IN THE GLOBE AND MAIL
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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Members of the Trades and Labor Congress of Canada and the Canadian Congress of Labor, more than 1,600 strong, are discussing in Toronto the final details calculated to merge them into a single organization, the Canadian Labor Congress. Delegates, meeting at the CNE Coliseum, symbolically join hands across the table.
Harry McLorinan / The Globe and Mail
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Louis St. Laurent was Prime Minister
The Liberals were in power
Dwight D. Eisenhower was President

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