57 PHOTOGRAPHS IN COLLECTION (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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BEAUTY CONTESTS MISS Toronto The first Miss Toronto, Billie Hallam, 1937
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TORONTO GLOBE AND MAIL - HISTORICAL - MISCELLANEOUS Editorial moving scenes Apr 22, 1938 1 to r. Bobbie Rosenfeld, Harold Walker (?), Edward Fitkin, Charlie Oliver and Don Cowie in the Globe building. Yonge amd Melinda. Waiting for the results of seventh race at Beautiful Dufferin before making tracks for new quarters. Cartons (behind) were filled with such essentials as stacks of old racing forms.
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ROYAL FAMILY GREAT BRITAIN KING GEORGE VI & QUEEN ELIZABETH VISIT TO CANADA, 1939. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth inspects the Toronto Scottish Regiment (M.G.) of which Her Majesty is Colonel-in-Chief at the ceremony of the presentation of colours.
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BEAUTY CONTESTS Miss Toronto THE TENTH MISS TORONTO IRENE AYERS 1946
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CENTRE ISLAND NEAR-RECORD HIGH LEVEL, LAKE TEMPORARILY RECLAIMS PARTS OF ISLAND -- Couple in canoe paddles right up to park bench on flooded Centre Island.
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 In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive.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 feature each week.