Posted by: Cornwall Community Museum | October 15, 2014

Artifact of the Week, Cornwall’s Mayors part II.

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Desk sign for Cornwall Mayor L.G. “Archie” Lavigne, 1957 – 1960.

help226Archie just learns he has been elected to Cornwall City Council, 1956.  He is standing behind the woman with the pill box hat.

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This clock was “Presented to Mayor L.G. Lavigne By the members of his City Council, 1959 to 1960 in recognition of his 12 years of service in municipal affairs.

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Election campaign buttons.

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Cornwall Mayor Nick Kaneb:  1961 to 1961; 1967 to 1971.

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Cornwall Mayor elect Ed Lumley received a kiss from his wife Pat on learning about his victory.  He served as Mayor for 1972 to 1974 and then entered federal politics.

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Mayor Gerald Parisien’s desk sign.  He served as Mayor from 1975 to 1985.

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Mayor Gerald Parisien, with the chain of office with his wife Isabel to the left greet guests at the 1984 Mayor’s Levee held to kick off Cornwall’s Bicentennial celebrations.

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Mayor Ron Martelle in the Cornwall Santa Claus Parade.  He served as Mayor from 1992 to 1997 when he retired to go into law enforcement.

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1989 campaign office for Phil Poirier who served as Mayor from 1989 to 1991 and 2004 to 2006.

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