Although better known for his editorial cartoons, the work of Ottawa-based artist Fred Sebastian also includes illustrations and a series of portraits of notable Canadian authors, musicians and politicians, such as this depiction of the writer Alice Munro, the 2013 Laureate for the Nobel Prize in Literature. (5237937)
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MIKAN 180433 )
This series (within RG30) contains records created by the Canadian National Railways Office of the Director of Colonization and Agriculture, 1919–1963. They document the railway’s efforts to assist immigrants to settle on farmland in Canada. Included are files with photographs of immigrants, correspondence and progress reports.
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