Plaque: commerandum, Samuel De Champlain
Overall: 15 x 10 x 3/8 in. ( 38.1 x 25.4 x 1 cm )
printed: "Souvenir of the/ CHAMPLAIN/ Quatercentennary"; "1570-1970"; "Souvenir du/ Quatrieme Centenaire/ de CHAMPLAIN" printed: other information about Champlain printed: on paper affixed to reverse: more information about Champlain.
Plaque commemorating Champlain's founding of Canada; stained plywood body printed in blue and white with inscriptions relating to Champlain and with central image of Champlain standing above ship and town; paper taped to reverse with printed information relating to Champlain and Canada.
According to the accession records, the donor was the president of the National Samuel de Champlain Institute, located in Quebec City.
Gift of Mr. Georges Boulanger
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.