231 PHOTOGRAPHS FOUND (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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FRONT STREET (Toronto) WEIGH HOUSE OF HORSE-AND-BUGGY DAYS TO MAKE WAY FOR MODERN TRAFFIC Landmark of Toronto's business area, small brick building Jarvis and Front Streets where wagons and their loads were at weighed since 1885 will be torn down for widening of Front Street. New truck scale will be at Esplanade and George Street.
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CHESS (Albert Cutler makes his move.)
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Bonnie DOBSON Folksinger
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ST. LAWRENCE MARKET Pears, apples and varieties of grapes are spread out for sale Saturday for today's traditional feast. Shoppers at St. Lawrence Market found rich harvest.
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PLANTS Horticulturalists Derek Crabbe and Sydney Page examine Century Plant (Agave Americana) that burst last night into its once-in-a-lifetime bloom (circled) at the University of Toronto's College St. greenhouses. It had grown there for 40 bloomless years.
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 In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive.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.