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A. j. Casson & La Cloche

A J Casson art Canadian history Group of Seven La Cloche

A. j. Casson & La Cloche

Born on this day, Alfred Joseph Casson (May 17, 1898 - February 20, 1992) was the youngest member of the Group of Seven.Happy Birthday! I visited and talked to A. J. Casson (1898-1992) numerous times between 1985 and 1990 about the La Cloche area and the Group of Seven. The following article by Jon Charles Butler was printed in The Standard, Elliot Lake, Ontario on September 1, 1985.Quotes from this article were used by Kevin Callan in his book ‘Killarney’ published by Boston Mills Press in 1990.Photo – Joachim Gauthier and A. J. Casson in 1986 courtesy of Paul Gauthier.Dream...

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