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Library and Archives Canada Mackenzie King: Against his Will

William Lyon Mackenzie King was Canada’s longest serving prime minister, an accomplished politician and a prolific writer. He kept an ongoing diary from 1893, until a few days before his death in 1950, in which he wrote down meticulous accounts of his life in politics and fascinating details from his private life. This episode features professor and author Christopher Dummitt, ...
  • 2018
  • 01:01:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/22/2021

Bibliothèque et Archives Canada Mackenzie King : contre sa volonté

William Lyon Mackenzie King, politicien accompli et écrivain prolifique, est le premier ministre du Canada qui est demeuré le plus longtemps en poste. Il a tenu un journal presque quotidien, de 1893 jusqu’aux jours ayant précédé sa mort en 1950. Il y consignait minutieusement certains épisodes de sa vie politique ainsi que des détails fascinants sur sa vie personnelle. Entretien ...
  • 2018
  • 01:10:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/22/2021

CBC News Great Canadian Speeches (Part 1 of 2)

From the News Archives of the CBC comes the landmark production Great Canadian Speeches, a two-volume collection capturing key moments in our political history. Mackenzie King makes farewell address to the Liberal Party. Pierre Trudeau invokes the War Measures Act on national television. Tommy Douglas responds to Trudeau. René Lévesque addresses the 1980 Quebec referendum defeat. Jean Chrétien speaks prior to ...
  • 1997
  • 01:17:58
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013