58 PHOTOGRAPHS IN COLLECTION (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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ONTARIO Hydro Misc. Doug Elliott of Stoney Creek and Bill Nicol of Ear Falls install an insulated pole platform in training course at Hydro's conference and development centre in the Hockley Valley about 40 miles northwest of Toronto.
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TORONTO DOMINION CENTRE (L.F) Safety supervisor Greg Doyle takes no chances as he checks cable on 43rd floor of the centre. His safety rope is securely clamped to cable. In background is Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce building at King and Jordan Streets.
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SHOE SHINE Toronto's newest independent merchants have problems with the police. About a dozen boys from 8 to 13 have been shining shoes on downtown streets for the past two years, much to the dismay of Metro officials who issue only shoeshine parlor licenses. Philip VanWinkle, 10 concentrates on his work.
These photographs and captions are unaltered documents. In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive. In order to preserve their historical authenticity, they have not been edited.
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