326 PHOTOGRAPHS FOUND (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION China Pavilion (LI Yung-ting, right, with interpreter, examines model of a nitrogen factory that is patrol an exhibit by the People's Republic of China, at the Canadian National Exhibition.)
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CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION Misc. Lewis Tensee snapping smiles at CNE after 42 years.
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CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION Chinese Pavilion (Mr. Liu, interpreter, and Mr. Lu, deputy head of the exhibition delegation, looking at a model of a pumping station.)
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PEARS Mrs. Josephine Inc thinning pears on her farm in St. Catherines. The pear season is around Labour Day.
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FIRES L.F. 1966 Persons trapped on upper floors of downtown office building at York and Richmond Streets await rescue from fire that roared through three floors in early- evening just after most of buildings 1000 tenants had left. Sidewalk spectators heard cries as the trapped office workers leaned from windows calling for help. About 15 persons on the upper floors were saved after several minutes of panic.
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 In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive.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.
ABOUT THE ARCHIVE
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.