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Charles Le Moyne de Longueuil

This statue of Charles Le Moyne de Longueuil et Châteauguay is part of the monument to Paul de Chomedey, Sieur de Maisonneuve, the founder of Montreal. The imposing statue is the centerpiece of the Place d'Armes in Old Montreal, and Le Moyne's inclusion highlights his importance in the establishment of New France.
Photograph by Christopher Maloney