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Submit a Public History Award Nomination

This Category recognizes English language films, exhibits, websites, mobile applications, and other public history projects. Note: Consult the Public History Criteria & Requirements form before submitting your nomination. Submission Deadline: May 6, 2017    

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Submit a Short Publication Award Nomination

This Category recognizes English language non-fiction short publications such as articles, blog posts, booklets, and pamphlets. Note: Consult the Short Publication Criteria & Requirements form before submitting your nomination. Submission Deadline: May 6, 2017    

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Submit a Book Award Nomination

This Category recognizes English language non-fiction books or e-books. Note: Consult the Book Criteria & Requirements form before submitting your nomination. Submission Deadline: May 6, 2017    

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Submit a William Greer Architectural Conservation & Craftsmanship Award Nomination

This Category recognizes building owners who have undertaken projects to conserve or adapt a historic building or architectural feature of a historic building within the municipal boundaries of the city of Toronto. Note: Consult the Architectural Conservation & Craftsmanship Criteria & Requirements … Continue reading

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Submit a Community Heritage Award Nomination

This Category recognizes community-based volunteer organizations that are active in the city of Toronto.  This award includes a cash prize to support the continued work of these organizations. Note: Consult the Community Heritage Criteria & Requirements form before submitting your … Continue reading

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Aird & Berlis LLP

At Aird & Berlis LLP, we are known for our practical, creative and cost-effective approach to navigating Ontario’s heritage legislation regime and resolving the legal challenges it presents. We advise our clients on all aspects of the Ontario Heritage Act, … Continue reading

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2017 Parks Past Proposal

Like all exciting modern cities, Toronto’s present identity is shaped by its past. What makes Toronto a fascinating place is the history that surrounds us everywhere – buried beneath the surface of the roadway, in an old brick wall, or … Continue reading

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Ursula Franklin

Ursula Franklin is a physicist and philosopher, who has written on the political and social impacts of technology on society. Born in Munich to a Jewish mother, Franklin was held in a labour camp during the Second World War and … Continue reading

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Lillian McGregor

Lillian McGregor was a nurse, an educator, and an Aboriginal Elder. Born on Birch Island, 100km southwest of Sudbury, Lillian McGregor moved to Toronto at the age of 15 to work as a nanny and pursue her education, eventually becoming … Continue reading

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Jean Lumb

Jean Lumb was a restauranteur, and activist. Born in Nanaimo, BC, to Cantonese immigrants, Jean Lumb left school and began working at the age of 12 to support her family. She moved to Toronto as a sixteen-year-old, and opened a … Continue reading

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