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The $6.1 million sports centre under construction in Centennial Park is nearing completion and Etobicoke Mayor Dennis Flynn visited the site yesterday to confer with Walter Kraemer, the construction superintendent. The centre will be the site of the 1976 Olympiad for the Handicapped; Sir Ludwig Guttman of England, an authority on crippling diseases, will inspect the centre on Sept. 24. Open in full size

The $6.1 million sports centre under construction in Centennial Park is nearing completion and Etobicoke Mayor Dennis Flynn visited the site yesterday to confer with Walter Kraemer, the construction superintendent. The centre will be the site of the 1976 Olympiad for the Handicapped; Sir Ludwig Guttman of England, an authority on crippling diseases, will inspect the centre on Sept. 24.

Picture, 1975, English

The $6.1 million sports centre under construction in Centennial Park is nearing completion and Etobicoke Mayor Dennis Flynn visited the site yesterday to confer with Walter Kraemer, the construction superintendent. The centre will be the site of the 1976 Olympiad for the Handicapped; Sir Ludwig Guttman of England, an authority on crippling diseases, will inspect the centre on Sept. 24.

Picture, 1975, English

Notes

Mayor of Etobicoke (1972-1984) Dennis Flynn and Walter Kraemer at the Etobicoke Olympium, located on Rathburn Road, north side, west of Renforth Drive. (43.650010, -79.584429)
Published in Toronto Star, 11 December 1975, page B2, with article "$6.5 million Olympium launched in Etobicoke"

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Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Etobicoke - Etobicoke Olympium

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0106338f