Cartoon of Clyde Wells and Brian Mulroney, 1990

Cartoon of Clyde Wells and Brian Mulroney, 1990
Newfoundland Premier Clyde Wells was a vocal opponent to the Meech Lake Accord, which Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney strongly supported. Aware that public opinion was on his side, Wells challenged Mulroney to call a referendum and allow Canadians to vote on the Accord. Mulroney refused.

Drawing by Aislin (alias Terry Mosher). McCord Museum. Courtesy of the McCord Museum (Accession no. M990.761.192), Montreal, QC. See http://www.mccord-museum.qc.ca/en/collection/artifacts/ M990.761.192

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