July 9 marked the 60th anniversary of the unveiling of the Shevchenko Monument in Winnipeg, Manitoba on July 9, 1961. The Shevchenko Foundation has released never-before seen footage of the unveiling. To view, please click on the image below. We have also found archival newspaper coverage from that day, also available below.
Coverage in the Winnipeg Free Press on July 10, 1961winnipeg-free-press-Jul-10-1961-p-12