Something that people might not know about the ROM is that today's Department of Museum Volunteers Boardroom used to be Mr. Currelly's office in 1914.
1905 - 1914
The guards had to dust the displays before opening the museums.
Approval for cost-sharing between the University and the Government of Ontario means that construction can begin.
Currelly moves into basement even before the roof is completed and begins to unpack material he has collected in Europe and Egypt.
A Royal Commission on the Future of the University recommends establishing a university museum. Sir Edmund Walker has had a concept in mind for at least 20 years.