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Montreal prepares for the world

Expo 67 was the most spectacular of Canada's 100th anniversary celebrations. When the Montreal Universal and International Exposition of 1967 opened on April 27, it was a gleaming futuristic spectacle and a dazzling international success. On two giant islands in the St. Lawrence River more than 50 million visitors were presented with a vision of the future.

Montreal mayor Jean Drapeau discusses preparations and construction plans for Expo 67.

Medium: Radio
Program: Assignment
Broadcast Date: July 9, 1964
Guest(s): Jean Drapeau
Reporter: Tony Patterson
Duration: 4:29

Last updated: March 28, 2013

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