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Portrait of Nelson Mandela. Photographed by Yousef Karsh

The World of Yousuf Karsh: A Private Essence

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An Incomplete Portrait of Canada

Find out what is missing from the Museum and why our collection will forever remain incomplete.

On a wall in the Museum, a large print of a black and white photo of around 30 men and one small boy in turbans aboard a ship. They look at the camera.
Passengers of Komagata Maru, c. May-July 1914. Gurdit Singh (front left) organized the voyage to test Canada’s exclusions of British subjects from India. Credit: Photo by Leonard Frank, courtesy Vancouver Public Library Accession Number: 6231.