York University Libraries | Clara Thomas Archives & Special Collections online exhibits

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Image of the Wheatley Açoreano Bakery storefront

Image of the play "Açores 77" performed in Toronto, featuring a sign reading 'We Want More Money And Less Work."

Image of a child bearing a flag of the Portuguese Parish of Toronto in a street parade.

Image of a large crowd of people ; focus on men carrying a statuette of Christ.

In 2009, the official commemorations for the Day of the Autonomous Region of the Azores were held in Toronto - the first time they were based outside the Azores. To mark the occasion, the City of Toronto named the stretch of College St. between…

Youth (dressed as an angel) and child walking after Senhor Santo Cristo procession