130 PHOTOGRAPHS FOUND (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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SPECIALY OLYMPICS FOR THE MENTALLY RETARDED Toronto's young team has the honor of leading the Olympic parade In Chicago's Soldier Field.
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BAHAMAS Sitting in the surf on a Bahamian beach, Sally Thornton, left, her sister Janette, right, and Kelley Durling are not missing Christmas snow and ice of New Brunswick.
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WINDSOR city (Ont.) Barriers and sandbags set up as secondary flood wall around a Windsor subdivision.
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National Aviation Museum The Reluctant Dragon, a Second World War B-24 Liberator, rests on the tarmc at Trenton after being flown from India by six man Canadian Forces crew of Capt. A. R. Woodman, Col. A. J. Pudsey, Capt. Ronald Dickson, Capt. R. T. Brown, CWO John Trethwan and MWO Harry Tate.
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GLEN WILLIAMS (Ontario) Large ice slabs clutter street in the aftermath of Credit River flooding in Glen Williams. The general store was hit by a foot of river water
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 In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive.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.