Newfoundland House of Assembly, ca. 1914.

Newfoundland House of Assembly, ca. 1914
Edward Morris, the prime minister and leader of the Peoples Party, is the third person to the left of the Speaker. Unlike most parliamentary legislatures, in Newfoundland the party in power sat to the left of the speaker - because that was where the fireplace was located.

Courtesy of the Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador (PANL C1-207), St. John's, Newfoundland.

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