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A vanishing breed - 85 years oil and still going strong, violin maker George Heinl Sr., founder of a string instrument business on Church St., Toronto, now run by his two sons. He's pictured repairing an old French violin. Because of a stroke last year he now works only half a day at the craft he loves. Open in full size

A vanishing breed - 85 years oil and still going strong, violin maker George Heinl Sr., founder of a string instrument business on Church St., Toronto, now run by his two sons. He's pictured repairing an old French violin. Because of a stroke last year he now works only half a day at the craft he loves.

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A vanishing breed - 85 years oil and still going strong, violin maker George Heinl Sr., founder of a string instrument business on Church St., Toronto, now run by his two sons. He's pictured repairing an old French violin. Because of a stroke last year he now works only half a day at the craft he loves.

Picture, Date Unknown, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Collective Biography - Men - HEIN

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0128300f