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James (Jim) McLachlan

James (Jim) McLachlan, 1985

Yukon Archives, Yukon. Photography Unit records, 2001/81, Box 9B/21, env. 357 neg. 9

James (Jim) McLachlan

James (Jim) Robert McLachlan born 1943 in Manitoba; elected 1985, 2000 (by-election) in Faro; 1986–1989 Third Party Leader; appointed 2002 Cabinet Minister; Liberal.

Sound Clip Summary

October 3, 1985 – Jim McLachlan delivers his first speech in the Assembly and speaks about the closure of the Faro Mine and its impact on the community.

Yukon Archives, Yukon Legislative Assembly sound recordings, Jim_McLachlan.mp3