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In York: official town crier Hamar (Tug) Wilson was master of ceremonies during a children's show in Coronation Park, which included a boy born in Italy singing O Canada in French. Eglinton Ave. W. became a parking lot around the municipal building, Mayor Philip White estimated the crowd at 18,000. Open in full size

In York: official town crier Hamar (Tug) Wilson was master of ceremonies during a children's show in Coronation Park, which included a boy born in Italy singing O Canada in French. Eglinton Ave. W. became a parking lot around the municipal building, Mayor Philip White estimated the crowd at 18,000.

Picture, 1972, English

In York: official town crier Hamar (Tug) Wilson was master of ceremonies during a children's show in Coronation Park, which included a boy born in Italy singing O Canada in French. Eglinton Ave. W. became a parking lot around the municipal building, Mayor Philip White estimated the crowd at 18,000.

Picture, 1972, English

Notes

Coronation Park, 2700 Eglinton Avenue West, north side between Black Creek Drive and Municipal Drive, Borough of York. (43.69047778, -79.47618519)

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Anniversaries - Dominion Day

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0001772f