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Expo 67: Montreal Welcomes the World

Expo 67: Montreal Welcomes the World

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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. Photo: Library and Archives Canada