Jennefer Laidley & Gene Desfor used a set of rarely seen lantern slides from the early decades of the 20th century as well as recent images to tell of the dramatic reshaping of the waterfront in Toronto. The topic was particularly interesting to the Toronto Shellbacks Club, who spend so much of their time sailing in these waters.
The presentation drew on "Shaping Toronto's Waterfront", a book edited by Desfor and Laidley, available here:
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