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Downtown George Brown

June 21 @ 6:30 PM

Attempted Assassination of George Brown. (Canadian Illustrated News, 1869-1883)

Thursday, June 21, 6:30 PM

Join us and we delve into the life of George Brown, a Father of Confederation and the founder of The Globe and Mail. Learn about this complicated figure, an abolitionist, anti-union politician, and newspaper owner murdered by a disgruntled employee; and his impacts on our city and nation.

NOTE: This tour includes an interior visit of George Brown House, presented in partnership with the Ontario Heritage Trust.

Start Point: St. Lawrence Hall (157 King Street East)
End Point: George Brown House (186 Beverley Street)
Cost: $10 donation suggested
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Date:
June 21
Time:
6:30 PM
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Organizer

Heritage Toronto
Phone:
416-338-0684
Email:
HTdesk@toronto.ca
Website:
heritagetoronto.org

Venue

St. Lawrence Hall
157 King Street East
Toronto, M5C1G9 Canada
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Phone:
4163380682