Ville de Montréal
Ville de Montréal
Group of Archivists of the Region of Montréal
Chapter 11 IntroductionHochelaga 1500-1642Ville-Marie 1642-1665Heart of an Empire 1699-1763Small French Town 1665-1760Conquered City 1760-1800British Commercial Takeover 1800-1850Industrial City 1850-1896Canada's Metropolis 1896-1914North-American City 1914-1929Depression and War 1930-1945Modern City 1945-1960Québec's Metropolis 1960-1992ConclusionQuizEducational Resources


Forces of change

The political

Télévision show
Broadcast of Pays et Merveilles.
Hosted by André Laurendeau, this public affairs show broadcast on French-language Radio-Canada was very successful for nearly ten years. Here, the host is conversing with the famous Abbé Pierre, who was visiting at the time.
Circa 1955.
Source : Centre de recherche Lionel-Groulx, P2/T1,68.