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Hon. David Laird Monument

Founded the Charlottetown Patriot in 1859. Prince Edward Island legislator (1871-73), Member of Parliament and Minister of the Interior (1873-76). He was the first resident Lieutenant Governor of the Northwest Territories (1876-81) and negotiated the Blackfoot Treaty in 1877. He was named Indian Commissioner for Manitoba and the Northwest Territories. Born in New Glasgow, 1833. Died in Ottawa, 1914.

Location

New Glasgow

(Route 13)
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