The story behind Autoroute Duplessis

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This statue of Le Chef, Maurice Duplessis (1890-1959), stands beside the Quebec National Assembly.

This highway is named for Maurice Le Noblet Duplessis (1890-1959), the 16th premier of Quebec, from 1936 to 1939 and from 1944 to 1959.