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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: Boat of many part -- Centre Island weed cutter, July 11, 1937. [Joe Farrell and his Toronto Islands' weed-cutter are pictured above.The one-time None Better, now affectionately known as the Mississippi is the object of laudatory comments from visiting harbor officials from all parts of the continent -- Staff Photo.] The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: CENTRE ISLAND. ,Boat of many part -- Centre Island weed cutter, July 11, 1937. [Joe Farrell and his Toronto Islands' weed-cutter are pictured above.The one-time None Better, now affectionately known as the Mississippi is the object of laudatory comments from visiting harbor officials from all parts of the continent -- Staff Photo.]July 11, 1937,John Boyd transparent
DATED
July 11, 1937
PRINTED IN THE GLOBE AND MAIL
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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Boat of many part -- Centre Island weed cutter, July 11, 1937. [Joe Farrell and his Toronto Islands' weed-cutter are pictured above.The one-time None Better, now affectionately known as the Mississippi is the object of laudatory comments from visiting harbor officials from all parts of the continent -- Staff Photo.]
John Boyd / The Globe and Mail
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William Lyon Mackenzie King was Prime Minister
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Franklin D. Roosevelt was President

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