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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITATION Ontario Showcase [Crane has finished job of maneouvring cap of Cinesphere into position and workment bolt ends of prefabricated aluminum tubing into place to tie dome and its cap together. Interior dome of steel will be next job. Theatre taking shape off Canadian National Exhibition grounds is part of Ontario Place complex being built on artificial islands. ] The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITATION Ontario Showcase [Crane has finished job of maneouvring cap of Cinesphere into position and workment bolt ends of prefabricated aluminum tubing into place to tie dome and its cap together. Interior dome of steel will be next job. Theatre taking shape off Canadian National Exhibition grounds is part of Ontario Place complex being built on artificial islands. ]October 27, 1970,John McNeill transparent
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October 27, 1970
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITATION Ontario Showcase [Crane has finished job of maneouvring cap of Cinesphere into position and workment bolt ends of prefabricated aluminum tubing into place to tie dome and its cap together. Interior dome of steel will be next job. Theatre taking shape off Canadian National Exhibition grounds is part of Ontario Place complex being built on artificial islands. ]
John McNeill / The Globe and Mail
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