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Confederation button

Jean discusses the Confederation diversity button.

Video Transcript

And of course this is Canadians from All Walks of Life. And I think it's a little bit of a mock to the men, who sat around the table to sign, but here you have age and gender and disability and everyone coming around the table together and the message is that we're all Canadians.

SOURCES

Father figures. (2012, February). Canada's History, 92, 10.

Waite, P. R. Fathers of Confederation. In The Canadian Encyclopedia (2010 ed.). Retrieved from http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/en/article/fathers-of-confederation/