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"First Syrian Refugee family landed in Toronto"

Title

"First Syrian Refugee family landed in Toronto"

Subject

Canada
Refugees
Syria
Tolerance

Description

This photograph captures people gathered at an airport to welcome the first refugees to arrive from Syria in Canada following ongoing civil war and a major civilian crisis in Syria. Syrians were welcome with signs in both English and Arabic.

Creator

Domnic Santiago

Source

Publisher

Self-published via Flikr

Date

December 9, 2015

Rights

Domnic Santiago CC BY 2.0

Format

image file/jpeg

Language

English

Type

Still image
Photograph

Original Format

Photograph

Files

welcomesyrians.jpg

Collection

Citation

Domnic Santiago, “"First Syrian Refugee family landed in Toronto",” Exhibits, accessed May 18, 2024, https://exhibits.library.utoronto.ca/items/show/2612.