Buchan, Sir John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir of Elsfield National Historic Person

Ottawa, Ontario
Lord Tweedsmuir and Lady Susan Tweedsmuir © Library and Archives Canada / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada / PA-034113
Lord Tweedsmuir and Lady Susan Tweedsmuir
© Library and Archives Canada / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada / PA-034113
Lord Tweedsmuir and Lady Susan Tweedsmuir © Library and Archives Canada / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada / PA-034113Buchan, Sir John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir of Elsfield © Kaiden-Kazanjian Studios Inc./Library and Archives Canada / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada / C-090174Sir John Buchan, Baron of Tweedsmuir © Yousuf Karsh, Yousuf Karsh fonds / Library and Archives Canada / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada / Accession 1987-054
Address : Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

Recognition Statute: Historic Sites and Monuments Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. H-4)
Designation Date: 2010-01-12
Life Date: 1875 to 1940

Other Name(s):
  • Buchan, Sir John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir of Elsfield  (Designation Name)
Research Report Number: 2007-079, 2008-025, 2008-064

Importance: Promoted Canadian culture by assisting in the creation of the Governor General's Literary Awards in 1937; Governor-General of Canada, Governor-General of Canada, 1935-1940