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Memorials and Things of Fame

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Photo: Jean Gagnon from Wikimedia Commons

This large statue of Honoré Mercier stands in front of the National Assembly. The street in front of the parliament building is also named after the former premier.

1867
The Morning Chronicle
The Montreal Gazette has the following: Montreal is the city of immense pretentions, proportionate emulation and its natural results, enormous taxation and excessive envy and jealousy.