Governor General Johnston unveils statue of Étienne-Paschal Taché

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Photo: Photo by Shirley Nadeau

Flanking the statue of Étienne-Paschal Taché are: Robert Henderson, P.E.I. Minister of Tourism, Governor General David Johnston, Quebec City Mayor Régis Labeaume and Deputy Mayor of Charlottetown, P.E.I., Stu MacFadyen.

The Honorable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, unveiled a statue of Étienne-Paschal Taché, one of the Fathers of Canadian Confederation, in the Parc de Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde, on Boulevard Champlain, Quebec City. Taché was the president of the committee which welcomed delegates to Quebec City in 1864 to discuss Canadian Confederation.