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Founding fathers : the celebration of Champlain and Laval in the streets of Quebec, 1878-1908

Author: Ronald Rudin
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, ©2003.
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"Based largely on the archival documents left behind by the lay and ecclesiastical leaders who organized the celebrations of Champion and Laval, Ronald Rudin's study describes the complicated process of staging these spectacles. The vast array of leaders - lay and clerical, French- and English-speaking - rarely saw eye to eye about either the form or the goal of commemorative celebration. Accordingly, the tens of  Read more...
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Named Person: Samuel de Champlain; François de Laval; Samuel de Champlain; François de Montmorency Laval; Samuel de Champlain; François de Montmorency Laval
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Rudin
ISBN: 0802036457 9780802036452 0802084796 9780802084798
OCLC Number: 51274519
Description: xi, 290 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: The discovery and display of Mgr de Laval, 1877-1878 --
A monument for Champlain, 1879-1898 --
Immortalizing Laval, 1878-1908 --
Champlain's tercentenary? --
epilogue: Champlain and Laval beyond the summer of 1908.
Responsibility: Ronald Rudin.
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Based largely upon the archival documents left behind by the lay and ecclesiastical leaders who organized the celebrations of Champlain and Laval, Ronald Rudin's study describes the complicated  Read more...

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