J. H. Fleming dies. He has had office space at the ROM since the 20s, when he willed his ornithological collection to the Museum.
1933 - 1968
Most of our domestic dogs came from Toronto families, but Bungy had a different background. (See also "Curator's Work")
This story comes from Elvira Hamilton, who joined the ROM in 1913 and was a staff member for 48 years.
I've always considered the Royal Ontario Museum a "home away from home".
So my parents took their young son to the ROM for some education and entertainment. Being as I was about 5 at the time, I quickly wore Mom out.