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Canada

 

1911-1937 | 1961-1979 | 1986-1991 | 2001-2017

 

 

1 Dollar, 1954 (1961-72)

1 dollar 1954 (1961-72) front
1 dollar 1954 (1961-72) back

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Front: Elizabeth II (1926-), Queen of United Kingdom, British colonies and Commonwealth of Nations 1952-present

Date of portrait: 1951, age 25

Back: Western prairie

 

Queen Elizabeth II

 

1 Dollar, 1973

1 dollar 1973 front
1 dollar 1973 back

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Front: Elizabeth II (1926-), Queen of United Kingdom, British colonies and Commonwealth of Nations 1952-present

Date of portrait: 1962, age 36

Back: Parliament building seen across the Ottawa River

 

Parliament building

Parliament building

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2 Dollars, 1974

2 dollars 1974 front
2 dollars 1974 back

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Front: Elizabeth II (1926-), Queen of United Kingdom, British colonies and Commonwealth of Nations 1952-present

Date of portrait: 1962, age 36

Back: Inuits preparing for hunting

 

5 Dollars, 1979

5 dollars 1979 front
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Front: Wilfred Laurier (1841-1919), Prime Minister of Canada 1896-1911

Laurier, born in St. Lin, Quebec, was son of a farmer. He graduated from a Roman Catholic college and from McGill University Law School. He served in the House of Commons in 1874, and succeeded Edward Blake as the Liberal party leader in 1887. Laurier became Prime Minister in 1896.

Back: Salmonfishing boat at Vancouver Island

 

20 Dollar, 1979

20 dollars 1979 front
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Front: Elizabeth II (1926-), Queen of United Kingdom, British colonies and Commonwealth of Nations 1952-present

Date of portrait: 1962, age 36

Back: Alberta's Lake Moraine and Rocky Mountains

 

Lake Moraine and Rocky Mountains

Lake Moraine and Rocky Mountains

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50 Dollar, 1975

50 dollars 1975 front
50 dollars 1975 back

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Front: William Lyon Mackenzie King (1874-1950), Prime Minister of Canada 1921-1930, 1935-1948

Back: Dome formation, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Musical Ride

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Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Lake Moraine and Rocky Mountains

Enlarge: PoliceRoyal Canadian Mounted Police

1911-1937 | 1961-1974 | 1986-1991 | 2001-2017

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Canada, located north of the United States spanning the full breath of the northern portion of North America from Atlantic to Pacific oceans, is a member of the British Commonwealth. For a more detailed country profile, see CIA World Factbook on Canada.

 

 

 

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