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Le cinquantenaire des Caisses populaires

Dir. : Maurice Proulx [1951]

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Source : Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec
Length: 21:19 |

A linchpin of the Quebec economy, Caisses populaires Desjardins celebrated its 50th anniversary in 1950. To mark the event, celebrations were organised in the town of Lévis, where Alphonse Desjardins founded the first Caisse populaire in 1900. This colour film on these popular festivities was made by the abbé Maurice Proulx.

Film categories associated with this film : Filmmaker priests, Popular celebrations and events and Urban life