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ON00120 023-1-.1-1-.14-1

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  • November 1939 (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w negative ; 12 x 10 cm

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(1909 - Present)

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One image of William Beaton (aka Bill Beaton, 1896-1956), Mayor of Sudbury, Ontario from 1941 to 1951.

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See "Wants Poll Taken," Sudbury Star, November 25, 1939, p. 8, "Vote for and Elect BEATON," Sudbury Star, November 28, 1939, p. 8 & "'Friendly Insurance Service' W.S. 'Bill' Beaton," April 13, 1940, p. 2.

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This image of W.S. Beaton was used in two separate advertisements; one for his election campaign for mayor and one for his insurance company. The election ad states "Citizens of Sudbury - W.S. "Bill" BEATON Candidate for Mayor respectfully solicits Your vote & influence" while the insurance ad says, "'Friendly Insurance Service' - W.S. 'Bill' Beaton - Chartered Life Underwriter - Automobile, Fire, Life, Etc. - 302 Northern Ontario Building."

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Bill Beaton served as Mayor for the City of Sudbury from 1941 to 1951.

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To learn more about Mayor W.S. Beaton, see P043 - William S. (Bill) Beaton Fonds at the Laurentian University Archives.;rad

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