Tag Archives: Anniversary

Happy Birthday, Canada!

Toronto. Member Harold Staats felt we should honour Canada Day this year with a portrait of Sir John A MacDonald, our first Prime Minister in 1867. This portrait was taken by our most famous photographic studio, Willam Notman. Notman began … Continue reading

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Kodak #9 on the Move

Toronto. Last weekend saw the last remaining building at the old Kodak Heights carefully moved a couple of hundred feet to allow Metrolinx to build a new foundation. CBC also showed the move which used special electrical trucks and wheels … Continue reading

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Happy 25th Birthday WWW

Toronto. The Globe and Mail’s Report on Business for Wednesday, August 24th showed a nice graph of the exponential growth of web sites since the World Wide Web (WWW) was created 25 years ago. My thanks to Sylvia Garza for the … Continue reading

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The Toronto CN Tower turns 40

NEXT TORONTO MEETING: Wed, June 15, 2016 Robert C. Lansdale: Visual History of the CN Tower Construction. The CN Tower is one of our proudest landmarks but Canadians treat it with little fanfare. Other countries are quick to boast about their special … Continue reading

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35th Anniversary DVD

TORONTO, ONTARIO. September 21, 2010. The Photographic Historical Society of Canada is in its 36th year. As a 35th Anniversary bonus, ALL current members will receive a fully searchable DVD containing all volumes of Photographic Canadiana from 1 to 35 … Continue reading

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