(1886-1960)The dynamic "Minister of Everything", Massachusetts-born Clarence Decatur Howe immigrated to Canada in 1908 and established an engineering firm in Port Arthur in 1916. Elected to the House of Commons in 1935, he was a dominate figure in Liberal cabinets for over two decades. Howe forged strong links between his party and the business community, and was a driving force in the rapid industrialization of Canada in both war and peace. He played a leading role in the creation of many crown corporations including Trans-Canada Airlines and Atomic Energy of Canada.
|Placed By||Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada|
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|Date Added||Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 7:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16U E 336364 N 5367344|
|Decimal Degrees||48.43796667, -89.21250000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 48° 26.278', W 89° 12.75'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||48° 26' 16.68" N, 89° 12' 45" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near Marina Park Overpass, Thunder Bay Ontario P7B, CA|
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