Archives Centre: Image of the Month

2nd April 2012 in Archives Centre, News and Events

Churchill Papers, CHAR 9/153/97. Reproduced by permission of Curtis Brown, London, on behalf of the Estate of Winston S. Churchill.

Have a look at this month's image from the archives, a page from one of Churchill's great wartime speeches, now on display at the Library of Parliament in Ottawa.

On 30 December 1941, at the height of the Second World War, Sir Winston Churchill visited Canada to address the Senators and Members of Parliament in the House of Commons chamber. This is a page from Churchill's speech notes from the occasion, which was on display in the Library of Parliament in Ottawa from March-June 2012.