A bank note-able Canadian woman.: FB4-28/2018E-PDF
"Viola Desmond’s portrait will be featured on Canada’s next regularly circulating $10 bank note. Desmond was selected by the Minister of Finance from a short list of five iconic Canadians who, together, illustrate the diverse and important contributions that women have made in shaping Canada’s history. The announcement made on 8 December 2016 brings to a close the selection process that began with an open call for nominations and resulted in an initial qualifying list of 461 women submitted by Canadians"--Page .
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|Department/Agency||Bank of Canada.|
|Title||A bank note-able Canadian woman.|
|Other language editions||[French]|
|Note(s)|| Issued also in French under title: Une Canadienne sur un billet. |
|Publishing information||[Ottawa] : Bank of Canada = Banque du Canada, |
|Description||1 online resource (6 unnumbered pages) : black and white portrait photograph|
|Catalogue number|| |
|Subject terms|| Desmond, Viola,1914-1965. |
Portraits on bank notes.
Women, Black -- Canada.
Businesspeople, Black -- Canada.
Civil rights workers -- Canada.
Race discrimination -- Canada -- History.
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