231 PHOTOGRAPHS FOUND (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION Warriors' Day L.F. [A capacity crowd jammed the CNE Grandstand to honour the warriors of three wars. Drizzle and heavy showers came down on the marchers in the 2 1/2 hour parade. A dripping Union Jack flag flutters out in brief gust of wind. Photo by Harry McLorinan / The Globe and Mail.]
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CNE Children's Day (1964) SOGGY WEATHER LIFTS FOR CHILDREN'S DAY Young Canada and Education Day, as children's day is called formally, contained all the usual ingredients---a lost Children centre filled to capacity, a midway filled to capacity and little stomachs filled to capacity.
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LABOR CONGRESS Canadian Members of the Trades and Labor Congress of Canada and the Canadian Congress of Labor, more than 1,600 strong, are discussing in Toronto the final details calculated to merge them into a single organization, the Canadian Labor Congress. Delegates, meeting at the CNE Coliseum, symbolically join hands across the table.
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HURRICANE HAZEL Wires, pipes dangle across gap punched in Humber bridge at Lake Shore Rd.
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Ashbridges Still Live on Site Settled in 1854 Now surrounded by hundreds of square miles of Metropolitan Toronto, the Ashbridge residence at 1444 Queen St. E. is surrounded by spacious grounds, shaded by towering elms. Inset [not included] is photo of Jesse Ashbridge, who built the first story of this house in 1854.
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 In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive.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.