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West Toronto Junction Revisited

A.B. Rice

Regular price $25.00

The Fifth Edition of this popular book (4000 copies sold), out of print for more than 10 years, has once again been edited to bring it in line with current research and republished to coincide with the Society’s 40th Anniversary.

Local newspaper editor A. B. Rice chronicled the boom and bust economy of the village/town/city of West Toronto Junction that challenged Toronto for business and industry 1888-1909 in a lively and entertaining series of articles for the West Toronto Weekly during the 1940s and 1950s that form the basis of this book.

His memoir is also a call to action for the preservation of local heritage that resonates from his century to ours.

Paperback || 96 pages ||  8 x 8.5 inches

73 photos/maps/drawings