Disk 78 rpm

78 rpm discs from a CBC recording with Camillien Houde in 1938.

  • Accession Number 2010.71.08.1-3
  • Date 1938
  • Materials paper, plastic, vinyl
  • Measurements 30,4 cm
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Historical context

Nicknamed “Monsieur Montréal”, Camilien Houde (1889-1958) was one of the most colorful and flamboyant mayors Montreal saw in the 20th century. Starting out as a modest bank clerk in Hochelaga, he was elected Conservative MP for Montréal-Sainte-Marie in 1923, then Mayor of Montréal from 1928 to 1932, from 1934 to 1936, from 1938 to 1940 and from 1944 to 1954. He was also elected federally as an independent MP for Papineau in...

  • Accession Number 2010.71.08.1-3
  • Date 1938
  • Materials paper, plastic, vinyl
  • Measurements 30,4 cm
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© Pointe-à-Callière Collection, 2010.071.008.1-3
Photo by Victor Diaz Lamich

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