Canadian Painting in the Thirties

The 1975 exhibition: Media Index

Friday Night
Whig Standard
15 Nov 1974

An announcement of a public lecture on Canadian Painting in the Thirties to be given by the National Gallery?s assistant curator Charles Hill, at Dupuis Hall, Queen?s University, Kingston, 22 November 1974.


Images of the exhibition's installation, the opening ceremony and official visits.

Media Coverage

Almost 200 newspaper and magazine articles in English, French and other languages: reviews, details of the Canadian tour, lectures, films and special events.


Audio clip of curator Charles Hill interviewed by CBC's Carol Bishop. Includes Pierre Trudeau's opening speech.

NFB Film

Derek May's 1977 documentary Pictures From the 1930s looks at the exhibition in the context of the Depression, with newsreel footage of the day.