Montreal Gazette

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Montreal Gazette

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Dates of existence

1778 -

History

Montreal's English-language daily newspaper, The Gazette was founded by Fleury Mesplet in 1778. It began as a French-language paper, became bilingual toward 1800, and English in 1822.

The War Records Office of International News Agencies was founded during World War II by media baron Max Aiken, Lord Beaverbrook, and employed numerous British and Canadian photographers.

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Created by the Records Management and Archives Department 2010-09. Input by Concordia University Libraries 2015-06-17.

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