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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
Even more on the history of the fur trade in Timmins

Even more on the history of the fur trade in Timmins

You thought we were done? Not even close. This edition of Remember This offers a third installment of the history of the fur trade, courtesy the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center
Let's talk about the fur trade: Part 2

Let's talk about the fur trade: Part 2

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on a year in the life of fur trade post worker at New Brunswick House in 1810. Read for yourself the first-hand account of one such individual who speaks to us through time.
Let's talk about the fur trade

Let's talk about the fur trade

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on the fur trade network of the north in a little more detail
Northern bounty

Northern bounty

In this edition of Remember This? The Timmins Museum and National exhibition centre looks back on remarkable harvests in the region both wild and cultivated.
Northern airwaves and beyond: How Roy Thomson got his start

Northern airwaves and beyond: How Roy Thomson got his start

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center examines the incredible success story of a giant in Canadian media who progressed from owning  his first newspaper, The Timmins Daily Press, to the Sunday Times and eventually more than 200  publications in the U.S., U.K. and Canada
Lets talk about the legendary Empire Theatres of Timmins

Lets talk about the legendary Empire Theatres of Timmins

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre helps us take a look back at the beginning of moving pictures
How Miller Lake became 'The Slimes' and then something else

How Miller Lake became 'The Slimes' and then something else

This edition of Remember This looks at the natural sacrifices made in the interest of industrial progress
The history of the Connaught Hotel

The history of the Connaught Hotel

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back the Connaught Hotel with its lavish fixings and memorable grand opening