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"Royal commission or no royal commission, I'll thank you to keep the English side of the box pointing my way...". 



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined


The Vancouver Sun

1 drawing / dessin : pen and brush and black ink over blue-coloured pencil, pencil, charcoal and collaged typeset print on commercial board
Support: 38.000 x 33.000 cm
Image: 29.600 x 19.800 cm

Scope and content

a single image depicting a man talking to his family at the breakfast table about the Royal Commission on Bi-culturalism
Note that researchers wishing to use work by Len Norris will be permitted to do so provided a $75.00 reprint fee is paid to M. Norris, c/o Vancouver Sun, Editorial Pages, Suite 1, 200 Granville St., Vancouver BC V6C 3N3.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
010000 Item no. assigned by LAC 6
90: Open
Other accession no.
1979-063 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1979-63-6
Copyright: Estate of Leonard Norris

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: Inscribed in black ink, recto c.r. on the image "ROYAL COMMISSION S / FOR BI-CULTURAL / STUDY / FRENCH-ENGLISH SPEAKING"; in black ink c.l. on image "SNAPO / POPS / Cereal"; in black ink, l.r. on the image "NORRIS / c"; in print, l.r. on the image "THE VANCOUVER SUN"; in pencil, lower edge "Royal Commission or no royal commision, I'll thank you to keep / the English side of the box pointing my way..."; in purple pencil, l.c. "41 ems tonight for Tues / Edit / July 25-63/; in blue ink, l.r. "66".

Subject heading

1. political.
2. social.
3. politique.
4. Biculturalism / Commissions and Inquiries.


Other system control no.