This is the story of how a new curator, David Evans, found the amazing barosaurus, which we named Gordo (for the curator, Gord Edmund, who had received it in the 60's).
Most of our domestic dogs came from Toronto families, but Bungy had a different background. (See also "Curator's Work")
Here is one of the tents with the opening title displayed.
Victor Dodig, now CEO of the CIBC (but Senior Executive Vice-President when this video was made), recalls his very first visit to the ROM. He explains what the relationship has meant to him over the years, and celebrates ROM's continuing connection to its bank.
The ROM commissioned a Dior dress for the exhibition "BIG". Here is how it is received upon arrival.
Janet Carding reflects on issues specific to the ROM, especially space and growth.
Janet Carding describes what next year can mean to the role of the ROM in Toronto.
Jim Cruise tells about some ups and downs. The Queen's visit was a peak experience. In the Georgian Canada exhibition, which artifact did she like the best?
As a summer project, Vanessa Minke-Martin created a six minute history of the ichthyology collections at the ROM. It features interviews and field trip footage. Watching it will give you a fine idea of how the research carried out by curatorial departments animates the programs of the ROM.
Robert Barnett, Board Secretary, remembers what Mr. Goodman accomplished during his term as Board Chair.