Item 92-1010 - Toronto by gaslight : thrilling sketches of the nighthawks of a great city / written by the reporters of the Toronto Daily News

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Toronto by gaslight : thrilling sketches of the nighthawks of a great city / written by the reporters of the Toronto Daily News

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  • Source of title proper: This item was donated by Mark McGauley.

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  • Photocopied [ca. 1992] (Creation)
    Toronto Daily News

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The Toronto Daily News claimed to be "the most readable and spicy newspaper published in Canada." (Taken from The Night Hawks of a Great City. Toronto: Edmund E. Sheppard, 1885. Introduction). The family newspaper was published daily and had a large national audience.

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The original item is in the Baldwin Room at the Toronto Public Library. The photocopy of the item was in the custody of Mark McGauley before it was donated to the Trent University Archives.

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This item is a photocopy of a booklet published by the Toronto Daily News in 1885. Its subject matter depicts Toronto's night life.

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This item was donated by Mark McGauley.


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The original is in the Baldwin Room in the Toronto Public Library.

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