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Image of a woman carrying a burlap bag of produce on her head and walking away.

Image of a woman carrying a burlap bag of produce on her head.

Image of a man standing on a street corner near a fruit stand.

Image of two men standing by a display of graped at a fruit stand in Kensington Market.

Image of a waving woman and a man disembarking from an airplane via passenger steps. They are flanked by Red Cross and Ontario flags, and women in Red Cross uniforms standing at attention.

Image of a smiling crowd of people standing and waving from behind rope railing, with a woman in a Red Cross uniform holding the Ontario flag.

Image of a man and woman standing on either side of a girl and boy and kissing their cheeks. A woman in a Red Cross uniform and a smiling man with a gold tooth standing nearby. An airplane is on the runway tarmac in the background.

Image of a woman in a headscarf being embraced and kissed on the cheek by a man in a hat, with a younger man and a woman in a fur coat looking on. A propeller from the aircraft on the runway tarmac is visible in the background.

Image of a man in a hat embracing a child. A woman embraces a man and a woman in a headscarf. Two women in Red Cross uniforms and an airplane's propeller are visible in the background.

Image of men and women standing in a group, with a woman in a headscarf carrying a cloth bag and bundle in foreground.

Image of a woman and two men holding a girl who is carrying a decorated straw purse and a straw hat. They are standing near a marble column marked "Taxi".

Image of two boys sitting on stairs, wearing matching jackets, shirts, and shorts.

Image of two men on a lawn, one lying down and the other sitting on a piece of luggage. Nearby is a sign that says "St. Peter's Lutheran Church 1854."

Image of a man in a straw hat smiling and sitting on a briefcase on a lawn.

Image of a woman smiling and holding a bundle of tobacco.

Image of labourers in a field posing with a large piece of farm equipment.

Image of the inside of a Jewish deli from outside the front window.

Image of the entrance to a cinema from under the marquee.

Image of the front of a movie theatre marquee advertising "La Casa Dei Film Italiani."