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Electrifying the Porcupine

Electrifying the Porcupine

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back at a little bit more of the story of how hydro-electricity was produced for the gold mine camp
The day St. Anthonys Church burned

The day St. Anthonys Church burned

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back at a monumental fire which consumed the St. Anthony of Padua church
Pelts of destiny: A look at the fur trade

Pelts of destiny: A look at the fur trade

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on the first and arguably the most important industry in what would become known as Canada: the fur trade
Here's where kids spent their Saturday mornings in the 1940s

Here's where kids spent their Saturday mornings in the 1940s

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on Saturday morning entertainment for kids in Timmins
The White Rat: The friendliest saloon in town

The White Rat: The friendliest saloon in town

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on one of the most notorious “blind pigs” (unlicensed drinking establishment) in the region, a nebulous establishment smack dab in the middle of the Porcupine camp which somehow managed to survive and thrive on the fringe of things
How Timmins came to celebrate its multiculturalism

How Timmins came to celebrate its multiculturalism

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre looks back at the development of the National Festival during the Second World War
Lighting your way in the Paymaster Mine

Lighting your way in the Paymaster Mine

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on the special features installed at the Paymaster Mine in the 1920s
Christmas in the Porcupine: Traditions of days gone by

Christmas in the Porcupine: Traditions of days gone by

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on how Christmas was celebrated in the early days of the Porcupine
Mr. Schumacher, Santa Claus

Mr. Schumacher, Santa Claus

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum and National Exhibition center looks back on a long-standing Christmas tradition in Schumacher
Back when the 'roarin' game' was only a whisper

Back when the 'roarin' game' was only a whisper

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum and National Exhibition center looks back on how the Timmins Curling Club (finally!) came to be