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Working

This selection of approximately 350 images provides a sample of the collections related to the work of men, women and children between the years 1840 and 1945. It recalls various work environments linked to the primary, secondary and service sectors of the Canadian economy.

Profile:

  • Trades that emerged with the growth of cities;
  • Images of work and workplaces linked to various industries, businesses, institutions, stores, homes, as well as work taking place on the streets;
  • Machines, tools and work instruments; produced goods;
  • Home interiors and housework.

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The New Way: 300 pairs a day, 1880 (M930.50.5.142)

Engraving
The New Way: 300 pairs a day, 1880
John Henry Walker (1831-1899)
1880, 19th century
M930.50.5.142

Newsboy selling papers on street, about 1905 (MP-0000.586.112)

Photograph
Newsboy selling papers on street, about 1905
Anonyme - Anonymous
1905, 20th century
MP-0000.586.112

Syringe (M2622.1-5)

Syringe
1838-1848, 19th century
M2622.1-5