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A wartime Christmas effort in Timmins

A wartime Christmas effort in Timmins

In this week's edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum reminds us what Christmas was like during the early part of the First World War
Ice: In the age before freezers, it was an important resource

Ice: In the age before freezers, it was an important resource

In this edition of Remember This , the Timmins Museum National Exhibition Center looks back on Ice cutting, a long lost occupation and lucrative winter industry in the region
Timmins in the era of horsepower

Timmins in the era of horsepower

In this edition of Remember This? Timmins Museum National Exhibition Centre explains some of the various roles our equine allies played in this region during the 20th Century 
S.S. Kresge Co: The 'five and dime' arrives in Timmins

S.S. Kresge Co: The 'five and dime' arrives in Timmins

Communities big and small from Red Deer to Hamilton, Kirkland Lake to Saskatoon and of course Timmins all had their own local outlet of Kresge variety stores. These stores became ubiquitous and iconic mainstays in the North American retail landscape. Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center takes a look back at Kresge Co. in the downtown and what it had to offer northern consumers
Mining past and present: How the industry has changed

Mining past and present: How the industry has changed

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum compares and contrasts working conditions and innovations from the earliest days of mining in the region right up until the present moment
A few notes about The James Bay Treaty: Treaty 9

A few notes about The James Bay Treaty: Treaty 9

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back to the signing of Treaty 9 in recognition of Treaty Week across Canada
Looking back on Cartier Motors, a local business that has recently resurfaced

Looking back on Cartier Motors, a local business that has recently resurfaced

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on Cartier Motors
Looking back 90 years to the start of the Great Depression

Looking back 90 years to the start of the Great Depression

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on the stock market crash of 1929 and the Great Depression in Timmins
How humble wood pulp made Canada mighty

How humble wood pulp made Canada mighty

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum and National Exhibition Center takes  a closer look and the pulp and paper industry and how this humble product created prosperity in the North
How the residents of the Porcupine Camp stayed clean and fed

How the residents of the Porcupine Camp stayed clean and fed

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum and National Exhibition Center examines in a bit more detail some essential services provided in the early days of the Porcupine camp