34 PHOTOGRAPHS FOUND (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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MILLSTONES MILLWHEEL Following trade learned 50 years ago, William Romhany, 70, dresses millstone in preparation for opening of Roblin's Mill in Pioneer Village this summer, while Palmo Bozzelli, stonecutter, uses modern methods to reface the stones. Mr. Romhany is one of few men in Ontario still practicing centuries-old trade. Mill will sell flour to visitors.
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E. Davie FULTON No shortage of supporters for Davie Fulton as he arrives at Maple Leaf Gardens
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Mrs. Martin Luther KING Mrs. King speaks to Controller Herbert Orliffe at the Civic reception where she was greeted by Mayor Philip Givens.
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Jim THOMPSON Henry Mulder scrapes paint from piece of verge board, He is employed by Mrs. Thompson to repair the old wooden items she sells. One of two carpenters working full time with Mrs. Thompson.
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FARMERS Dozens of tractor-driving farmers headed for Queens Park pack their machines into a lot at Peter's Corners near Waterdown, before dinner provided by Hamilton steelworkers.
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 In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive.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.