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NEHRU with famous people External Affairs Minister Lester Pearson, Pandit Nehru, and Hydro Commission Chairman Robert Saunders. They talked aboard the Maid of the Mist with the falls roaring behind them.
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SEPTEMBER 3, 1943 -- BUILT IN 4 1/2 HOURS -- The 1st Field Company, Royal Canadian Engineers, built this 100-foot-long Bailey bridge across a river near Straorini, Sicily, in 4 1/2 hours on the opening day, Sept. 3, 1943, of the Allied invasion of Italy. The bridge was blown up by retreating Germans. Credit: Jack H. Smith/Canada. Dept. of National Defence/Library and Archives Canada/PA-177088 NB: Jack Smith was a former Globe and Mail staff photographer.
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Imitative Pet - Peter, wire-hair terrier pet of Patsy Parr, brilliant young Canadian pianist, feels right at home keyboard with his mistress coaching him. He 's at the Parr home at 23 Avondale Rd.
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WORLD WAR II Forces in Italy 26154-N CANADIANS FIRE 25-POUNDER IN ITALY PIX#7 Canadian Army Photographer Lieut. Jack Smith caught the moment of fire 100 percent. In this action shot from the Italian front. Only a few seconds were required by these Canadian gunners in the whole operation of leading, laying and firing. (CANADIAN ARMY OVERSEAS PHOTO)
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COAL No rest for the coalman these days of coal shortages. Even with the U.S. coal strike over, Nick Hrynenko was busy on Sunday at the Toronto Fuels yards getting out emergency rations for city householders left with empty bins as a result of the strike.
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 In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive.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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The images in this living archive were scanned from prints and negatives used in The Globe and Mail newsroom from the late 19th century until the transition to digital in the 1990s. With the Archive of Modern Conflict, more than 100,000 prints from The Globe and Mail newsroom have been digitized. New photographs, and their hand-transcribed notes, are added to the subscriber-only feature each week.