Literary and Historical Society of Quebec holds its AGM

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The members of Council of the Literary and Historical Society of Quebec for 2011-2012: (front row): Hélène Thibault, Elisabeth Tulloch, Barbara Salomon de Friedberg, Louisa Blair (Secretary), Sovita Chander (Vice-President), Gina Farnell; (back row): Simon Jacobs (Executive Director), Bill Bowden, Shauneen Furlong, Peter Black, David Blair (President), James Haberlin (Treasurer), Ladd Johnson. Absent when photo was taken: Taylor Ireland and Nathanial Findlay.

The beautiful Library of the Morrin Centre was the setting for the Annual General Meeting of the Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, founded in 1824 by Lord Dalhousie as the first learned society in Canada.

Some 45 people were present to hear the 2010 Annual Report delivered by Council President, David Blair, a Financial Report by Treasurer, James Haberlin, a Book Report by Honorary