Souvenir pillow

This souvenir pillow from the small town of Cabri, Saskatchewan reads “Souvenir of Saskatchewan, Canada, 50 Years of Progress 1905-1955.” The 50 years commemorate Saskatchewan's designation as a province independent of the Northwest Territories. As the growing middle class pursued travel in the late 19th century, souvenir pillows became popular trip mementos.


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What is the most memorable souvenir you own?

responded: Jul 24, 2011

Posted by toronto5

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A pillow from the Laurentians I got as a child filled with pine needles.

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