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Acadians: Between two fires

They called him a man of destiny, and indeed he was. Louis Robichaud was born to a large Acadian family and educated in a one-room schoolhouse. Dedicated to his province, he had lifelong ambitions to improve the lot of Acadians and New Brunswickers alike. On June 27, 1960, he became the province's first-elected Acadian premier and for a decade he pushed for progress like no other before him.

 

Medium: Television
Program: CBC Television Special
Broadcast Date: July 4, 1978
Guests: Michel Blanchard, Matilda Blanchard, Cecille Chevrier, Donatien Gaudette, Jean Pierre Lanteigne, Martin Légère, Bonnie Pond, Robert St. Ange, Léon Thériault
Host: Linden MacIntyre
Duration: 18:30

Last updated: September 12, 2013

Page consulted on December 6, 2013

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