C. Gordon Yorke engraved the portrait of Prime Minister Sir Robert Borden that appears on the front of the $100 note. C. Gordon Yorke engraved the vignette of the harbour at Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, featured on the back. The engraving was based on a photo by G. Hedley Doty, a photographer with the Nova Scotia Information Service. Issued in May 1976, the note was printed by British American Bank Note Company.