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Image No: NA-5600-7760a

Title: Violet King, lawyer, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: June 1954

Photographer/Illustrator: De Lorme, Jack, Calgary, Albertan.

Remarks: Published in The Albertan, June 3, 1954, page 1.
Violet Pauline King, the first Black woman admitted to the Alberta Bar, and to practise law in Canada. E.J. McCormick, with whom she articled, shakes her hand. Same photo at PA-2807-2133A.

Subject(s): Lawyers / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Blacks in Alberta

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