254 PHOTOGRAPHS FOUND (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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Claudia McNEILL USA. Actress
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Norman D. BARRON Toronto. Newspaperman. Globe and Mail Assistant Photo Editor Norman Barron using a pantograph. Layout expert served 41 years with Globe. Norman Barron, a big, red- faced cigar-smoking extrovert who started his career as a copy boy at The Globe 41 years ago when he was 14, died of a heart attack early Saturday. As a result, his car struck a safety island and turned over on St. Clair Avenue East at Inglewood Drive. He was returning home from a party. The senior member of The Globe and Mail newsroom, Mr. Barron was responsible over the years for much of the makeup and design of the newspaper. He was considered by his colleagues at the three Toronto newspapers as the best in the business at solving layout problems. He joined The Globe in 1929 and in 1933 he became an apprentice printer and worked in the composing room of The Globe and later The Globe and Mail until he joined the army in 1940. He was s ...
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(Prof) Frank Arthur FORWARD Unversity of British Columbia ENGINEERING MEDAL FOR ACHIEVEMENT PRESENTED -- Prof. Frank Arthur Forward (left), University of British Columbia, is congratulated by Dr. Otto Holden at University of Toronto Engineering Alumni Association dinner last night when Prof. Forward was honored. About 500 of U of T's 13,500 living engineering graduates during past 71 years attended at Royal York.
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CHINESE IN TORONTO A major building project for Toronto's Chinese in planned just outside Chinatown. Sign is placed on bulletin board outside the Chinese United Church on Chestnut St by Mrs Tong Wong.
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(Maj-Gen) George KITCHING Canada Army Major-General George Kitching (left) and Gen. Charles Foulkes discuss old times at 19th commemoration of D-day landing reunion at the King Edward Hotel in Toronto last night.
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 In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive.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.