Archive for 'Kevin Plummer'
The Canadian Historical Exhibition stirs nationalist sentiment in June 1899.
The Mississaugas' thriving agricultural village on the Credit River, 1826-1847.
The repercussions of the 1796 killing of a Mississaugas chief.
The ambitious but short-lived Conness-Till movie studio in Swansea.
Renowned evangelist Charles B. Templeton finds, and loses, religion.
An "over-praised and over-attacked" movie filmed in Toronto in 1958.
A young Canadian filmmaker's doomed ambition to make a movie in Toronto.
Martin Luther King, Jr. speaks at Forest Hill's Holy Blossom Temple in March 1962.
Frederick Denison leads Canadians into battle with Mahdist Sudan in 1884.
A review of Jordan St. John's Lost Breweries of Toronto.
Leonard and Gwendolyn Johnston's venerable black-culture bookstore.
Hollywood actor Sterling Hayden gets busted for hashish at Toronto International Airport.
A Yonge Street institution gives rise to a generation of budding folk stars.
Two intrepid northern Ontario women mush dog sleighs over 1,000 km to Toronto.
The Toronto connections of Joseph Shlisky, one of the world's greatest cantors.
A zealous archaeologist, a cheeky prospector, and the ensuing debacle about whether the Beardmore Relics really came from Ontario.
Volunteer fireman William Thornton is fatally injured in a November 1848 blaze.
Architect Uno Prii's beloved, and despised, apartment buildings.