Our late colleague, John Sheardown, and his wife, Zena, are featured in a column from the ‘Ottawa Citizen’ of January 19. Their role in sheltering US diplomats in Tehran is recounted in a story about the transfer of archival holdings to the Canadian Museum of History in Ottawa.
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At the October 20 AGM, Treasurer Raph Girard tabled the Society’s financial report.
Since 1986, the Society has successfully promoted the study of and reporting on the history of Canada’s immigration and refugee programs. A special report on those thirty years of achievements was just tabled at the October 20 annual general meeting.