Bank of Canada
152.4 x 69.85 mm
In circulation. In the transparent window, the Library of Parliament in Ottawa.
Sir John Alexander Macdonald (1815-1891), he was the 1st Prime Minister of Canada (1867-1873 and 1878-1891) and one of the fathers of Confederation of Canada.
The Canadian train, which winds through the Rockies, showcases Canada's natural beauty, symbolizes its accomplishments. The expansion of the railroad in the 1880s was hailed as a remarkable feat of engineering for a young country with varied and often dangerous terrain.
Printer: Bank of Canada