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Since dawn vast throngs had waited in Montreal to see this scene; as the King and Queen stepped through the doorway of Park Avenue station. The previous night police had been forced to clear the station of people who came with blankets; prepared to spend the night. They came again in the early morning; still laden with blankets against the cold; including one old lady who sat by the door for eight hours to see the royal arrival.<br />
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Picture, 1939<br />
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PHOTO : Toronto Star Archives - AQP
Montréal, Québec
Since dawn vast throngs had waited in Montreal to see this scene; as the King and Queen stepped through the doorway of Park Avenue station. The previous night police had been forced to clear the station of people who came with blankets; prepared to spend the night. They came again in the early morning; still laden with blankets against the cold; including one old lady who sat by the door for eight hours to see the royal arrival.

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Picture, 1939

PHOTO : Toronto Star Archives - AQP

Filename: FILE_39_POL_KING_GEORGE_VI_Visit_PD_111.jpg
Source: Fonds Toronto Star
Date: 1 Jul 1939
Location: Qc Canada
Credit: Toronto Star Archives
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Property Release: No
Restrictions: editorial only
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