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Gold in Culture


Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Gold Record

Photograph of Anne Murray’s framed 45 Gold Record for the song "Snowbird".

Framed 45 rpm Gold record of "Snowbird" awarded to Anne Murray by the Recording Industry Association of America, 1970. Representing the achievement of more than one million copies sold, it was the first Gold record ever given to a Canadian solo female artist in the United States.

Anne Murray
Springhill, Nova Scotia, CANADA

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Learning Object Collection: Gold in Nova Scotia
Learning Object: Golden Culture—A Rich and Complex Story
Institution: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia