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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: CHINESE IN TORONTO [Toronto's Chinatown: a portrait, July 1947. Two men stand at the entrance of Yau Kee Hop John Co. Ltd., just up the street from restaurant, Cathay Garden, in downtown Toronto. Photo by John Boyd / The Globe and Mail] The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: CHINESE IN TORONTO [Toronto's Chinatown: a portrait, July 1947. Two men stand at the entrance of Yau Kee Hop John Co. Ltd., just up the street from restaurant, Cathay Garden, in downtown Toronto. Photo by John Boyd / The Globe and Mail]July 7, 1947,John Boyd transparent
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July 7, 1947
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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CHINESE IN TORONTO [Toronto's Chinatown: a portrait, July 1947. Two men stand at the entrance of Yau Kee Hop John Co. Ltd., just up the street from restaurant, Cathay Garden, in downtown Toronto. Photo by John Boyd / The Globe and Mail]
John Boyd / The Globe and Mail
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William Lyon Mackenzie King was Prime Minister
The Liberals were in power
Harry S. Truman was President

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