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Opening Reception, QAHN's Housewife Heroines Exhibition, Beaconsfield Public Library (February 4, 2016)

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Opening Reception, QAHN's Housewife Heroines Exhibition, Beaconsfield Public Library (Photo - Sandra Stock)

Some 50 people attended the opening reception of QAHN's new Housewife Heroines traveling exhibition, held at the Beaconsfield Public Library on February 4, 2016. The event, organized by QAHN, with the assistance of the Beaurepaire-Beaconsfield Historical Society is part of the project "Housewife Heroines: Anglophone Women at Home in Montreal during World War II," which includes a series of workshops, a traveling exhibition and an event on International Women's Day. The project is being funded through the Department of Canadian Heritage's World War Community Commemorations Fund.

In this photo--
Back row: Project curator Lorraine O'Donnell and Barbara Barclay, president of the Beaurepaire-Beaconsfield Historical Society. Front Row: Ruth Willison and Evelyn McQuat. (Photo - Sandra Stock)