The space exhibition may have influenced Col R S McLaughlin to donate $2m for a planetarium and a further million as an endowment fund.
1933 - 1968
I was a member of the TJFNC through the '60s. Our meetings took place in the theatre and spread out from there to the unexplored back rooms that contained the really good stuff.
William Elgin Swinton is appointed Director.
Victoria University at the University of Toronto is just across the street from the ROM on Charles. My university days were spent there in first year Art and Archeology.
Lindsay Sharp tells a Marshall McLuhan story. See also the story "New Technology".