Portrait of a young 21 year old weaver, the only woman member of a cotton mill union executive at the beginning of the 20th century.
André Cousineau, historian specializing in the history of Hochelaga-Maisonneuve. In 2021 his book, Une histoire d’amour plus que centenaire. De Carlos d’Alcantara aux dames d’Alcantara. was published by Éditions Histoire Québec. He has written several articles that can be read on the website Mémoires des Montréalais.
This activity is presented by the Atelier d’histoire Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve. Reservations required. Limited seats.
Photo : Atelier d’histoire Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve.