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|King, William Lyon Mackenzie|
Mackenzie King William Lyon Mackenzie King (1874-1950) was born in Berlin
(Kitchener), Ontario, educated at Toronto, Chicago and Harvard, was federal member of
parliament 1908-1911, Liberal leader in 1919 and Prime Minister in 1921.
Mackenzie King W.L. Mackenzie King attending the Liberal Convention of August,
King Mackenzie King, Canadian Prime Minister, 1921-1930 and 1935-1948,
young constituent in the early 1920s.
King Mackenzie King at the League of Nations at Geneva.
Office The Canadian External Office in Washington, 1927, with the British
Ambassador, Sir Erne Howard on the left, Mackenzie King in the centre, and Vincent Massey,
first Canadian appointee to Washington, on the right.
Leaders Prime Minister Mackenzie King with Ontario Premier Mitchell Hepburn in
Toronto in a Depression-era meeting.
and Roosevelt Prime Minister King and President Roosevelt, 1936, at a meeting in
Plebiscite Prime Minister Mackenzie King presents his personal vote in the
national plebiscite on conscription, April, 1942.
McNaughton General Andrew McNaughton (1887-1966), pictured here with King,
commanded the Canadian Corps artillery in World War I, was Chief of General Staff in
Ottawa, 1929-1935, and by 1942 commanded the Canadian Army in the U.K.
King Prime Minister Mackenzie King addressing the San Francisco Conference in
June, 1945, helping to establish the Charter of the United Nations.
Conference The provincial premiers listen to Prime Minister Mackenzie King in the
House of Commons with Mitchell Hepburn at King's right. January, 1941.
King Prime Minister Mackenzie King at a post-war conference in Paris, 1946,
presenting Canada's peacetime hopes to European diplomats.
St. Laurent Louis St. Laurent (1882-1973), a distinguished lawyer from Quebec,
became federal Justice Minister in 1941, then External Affairs Minister, and finally Prime
Minister in 1948.
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