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'Air of neglect': Centennial Flame greets visitors to the Parliament buildings in Ottawa. Upon visiting the nation's capital recently; reader says he was 'ashamed and disappointed to see the general air of neglect that was prevalent - Marked by garbage scattered about and unkempt landscaping - on the grounds of what should be Canada's showplace. Open in full size

'Air of neglect': Centennial Flame greets visitors to the Parliament buildings in Ottawa. Upon visiting the nation's capital recently; reader says he was 'ashamed and disappointed to see the general air of neglect that was prevalent - Marked by garbage scattered about and unkempt landscaping - on the grounds of what should be Canada's showplace.

Picture, 1984, English

'Air of neglect': Centennial Flame greets visitors to the Parliament buildings in Ottawa. Upon visiting the nation's capital recently; reader says he was 'ashamed and disappointed to see the general air of neglect that was prevalent - Marked by garbage scattered about and unkempt landscaping - on the grounds of what should be Canada's showplace.

Picture, 1984, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Ottawa - Parliament Buildings - Exterior (1981 -)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0107420f