The last spike of Canada’s Grand Trunk Pacific Railway is driven in at Fort Fraser on the 7th of April, 1914.
The University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada received its charter on the 28th of February, 1877.
The university was officially opened on the 20th of June the same year, and awarded its first degrees in 1880.
In the aftermath of the 1977 Blizzard that hit parts of New York, USA and Ontario, Canada, weather conditions still made transportation difficult.
This photograph is dated the 7th of February, and is from Buffalo, NY.
The 1977 blizzard that hit parts of New York, USA and Ontario, Canada, began on the 28th of January, 1977.
Wind gusts from 46 to 69 mph (74 to 111 km/h) hit daily, and more than 2.5 metres of snow were recorded in a storm that lasted into February and saw dozens of deaths registered.
The opening night of Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto, Canada was opened on the 12th of November, 1931. The official programme:
Two Canadian soldiers, neighbours from back home, meet in Ghent, Belgium on the 8th of November, 1944. The men were from Scarborough in Ontario, Canada.
Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh was photographed in New Brunswick, Canada on the 6th of November, 1951. She walks with Premier John B. McNair.
Elizabeth would become Queen only weeks later, upon the death of her father.