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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: CANADA dominion Centennial Prime Minister Lester Pearson and Jean Marchand watch fireworks burst over Peace Tower in Centennial ceremony on Parliament Hill on New Year's Eve as Opposition Leader John Diefenbaker (extreme right) looks on. The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: CANADA dominion Centennial Prime Minister Lester Pearson and Jean Marchand watch fireworks burst over Peace Tower in Centennial ceremony on Parliament Hill on New Year's Eve as Opposition Leader John Diefenbaker (extreme right) looks on.January 26, 1967,FRED ROSS transparent
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January 26, 1967
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CANADA dominion Centennial Prime Minister Lester Pearson and Jean Marchand watch fireworks burst over Peace Tower in Centennial ceremony on Parliament Hill on New Year's Eve as Opposition Leader John Diefenbaker (extreme right) looks on.
FRED ROSS / The Globe and Mail
51 YEARS AGOIN NEWS
Lester B. Pearson was Prime Minister
The Liberals were in power
Lyndon B. Johnson was President

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