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Eminent Victorians of Toronto - George Gooderham

Eminent Victorians of Toronto - George Gooderham
100 St. George Street, Sidney Smith Hall, Room 2098
Time: Jan 16th, 7:00 pm End: Jan 16th, 9:00 pm
Interest Categories: History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), Canada, 1800-1900
Lecture Series

The Department of History presents


Special Lecture series, “Eminent Victorians of Toronto”

Lecture Two:

George Gooderham

Speaker: Ian Kyer

This new lecture series was the product of discussions between Faculty members at the University of Toronto and Ryerson University who wanted to tell the stories of notable Torontonians who might be unknown to the general public. The series includes Toronto's first female physician, a Mohawk doctor who was a member of the Orange Order, a Polish-Canadian immigrant who rose to become one of Canada's most famous engineers, a distiller who was one of the city's most successful businessmen, and two iconic politicians who rose to prominence and contributed to the making of the Canadian state.


Department of History
The Dictionary of Canadian Biography
The Champlain Society
Friends of John A. Macdonald in Toronto

Contact Information: Prof Mark McGowan mark.mcgowan@utoronto.ca



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