Photographs of
J.B. McLachlan
monument

James Bryson McLachlan
1869 – 1937


Glace Bay
Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Nova Scotia

Located at the intersection of
Commercial Street and Brookside Street


GPS location:   46°11'34"N   59°57'14"W
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J.B. McLachlan monument, Glace Bay


J.B. McLachlan monument, Glace Bay


J.B. McLachlan monument, Glace Bay


J.B. McLachlan monument, Glace Bay


J.B. McLachlan monument, Glace Bay


J.B. McLachlan monument, Glace Bay


The above photographs were taken on 6 September 2005.





J.B. McLachlan Memorial Lecture, Cape Breton University




James Bryson McLachlan





J.B. McLachlan: A Biography by David Frank
reviewed by Sheldon Currie in The Antigonish Review (date unknown)
...Frank's biography makes pretty evident what any disinterested or
fair minded person knew throughout J.B.'s career as a labour leader.
He was a man of consistently high moral principles, and practiced
the cardinal virtues he inherited from his parents and learned from
his teachers and his avid reading.  He was a man of courage, able
to face the dangerous moment, and of patience for the long haul.
He was the Eliot Ness of the labour movement who could be neither
corrupted nor intimidated by power, money, or by "his betters,"
the bosses, lawyers, clergymen, politicians on the right or left, nor by
labour leaders whose hidden agendas clashed with the welfare
of Nova Scotia coal miners...
   http://www.antigonishreview.com/bi-121/121-currie.html

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J.B. McLachlan: A Biography by David Frank
Reviewed in Issue 121, The Antigonish Review

Archived: 2001 August 17
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Archived: 2003 October 12
http://web.archive.org/web/20031012073346/http://www.antigonishreview.com/bi-121/121-currie.html

Archived: 2004 December 21
http://web.archive.org/web/20041221013837/http://antigonishreview.com/bi-121/121-currie.html





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