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How Nell the city dog answered the call of the wild

How Nell the city dog answered the call of the wild

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum and National Exhibition Centre looks back on the story of Nell, the beloved companion of prospector Charles Auer in 1907
When women entered politics in Timmins

When women entered politics in Timmins

To mark the closing this Thursday of “Nice Women Don’t Want the Vote”, an exhibition from the Manitoba Museum which examines women’s suffrage in Canada, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Center looks back on the first female councillor in Timmins
How Santa's first pre-Christmas visit to the Porcupine came to be

How Santa's first pre-Christmas visit to the Porcupine came to be

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum and National Exhibition Centre looks back on the first Santa Claus parade organized in the Porcupine region
A prince visits the North

A prince visits the North

To mark one hundred years since armistice The Timmins Museum and National Exhibition center looks back on a royal tour by the man who would (reluctantly) become King, His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, the future Edward VIII.  He came to honor the valor of the more than 600 service men from the community who put everything on the line for King and Country
It took more than miners to run a mine, back in the '30s

It took more than miners to run a mine, back in the '30s

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre looks back on mining operations in the 1930s
Local girl takes up smoking as part of Halloween costume

Local girl takes up smoking as part of Halloween costume

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre looks back on some past Halloween traditions, and one costume that took things a bit too far
There was a time when the hardware store sold cars

There was a time when the hardware store sold cars

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre looks back on the Marshall-Ecclestone hardware store
Jack and Chuck start an airline: A brief look at early air travel in the North

Jack and Chuck start an airline: A brief look at early air travel in the North

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre looks back on how Austin Airways provided a vital link to Northern communities, ensuring their continued development
Prospector pro-tip: Make sure to eat beans for breakfast every day

Prospector pro-tip: Make sure to eat beans for breakfast every day

In this edition of Remember This, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre looks back on the prospector’s diet
The early importance of the hunt

The early importance of the hunt

With draws for tags complete and local hunters at the ready, the Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre examines the historical context to one of our favourite pursuits and most precious resources in this edition of Remember This