In the early 20th century Sir Wilfred Laurier, one of our longest serving Prime Ministers, famously announced: “The twentieth century shall be the century of Canada. . . . For the next hundred years, Canada shall be the star towards which all men who love progress and freedom shall come.” Whether you feel that Laurier was on the mark or not, at the time of this renowned speech in 1904, Canadians were very optimistic about the future. Continue reading
Tag Archives: Sir Wildred Laurier
Leave a comment | tags: Beavers, Beavers, Canada, Canadian Primeministers, Canadiana, Postcards, Sir Wildred Laurier, Uncle Sam | posted in Canada, Canadiana, Postcards, Sir Wildred Laurier, Uncle Sam
Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.