The triumph of individuals over geographic obstacles in the age of Canadian expansionism.
The Honourable George F.G. Stanley, O.C., Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick, has had a long and distinguished career. He taught at a number of Canadian universities, retiring in 1975 to devote his time to writing and to serving with various public and charitable organizations. Dr. Stanley is now Honorary Colonel of the Royal New Brunswick Regiment. Author of many books on Canadian history, Dr. Stanley has received numerous honours, including Officer of the Order of Canada.