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Image of the "Centro Comunitário Português Amigos Unidos" (Portuguese Community Centre United Friends) in Hull, Quebec.

Image of a dinner hosted by the Canadian Madeira Club at the Restaurant "The Boat" in Toronto welcoming the President of the Regional Government of Madeira, Alberto João Jardim (sitting in the middle of the main table, behind the candles). The…

Image of a dinner hosted by the Canadian Madeira Club at the Restaurant "The Boat" in Toronto welcoming the President of the Regional Government of Madeira, Alberto João Jardim (sitting in the middle of the main table, behind the candles). The…

Image of Bill Moniz campaigning for Alderman of Ward 4, Toronto Municipal elections of 1978. Part of a series of promotional photos, one of which was published in the Comunidade newspaper, Year III, Vol. 2, Issue 1, September 28, 1978.

Contact sheet consists of 36 negatives of Bill Moniz campaigning for election as representative of Ward 4.

Image of Bill Moniz campaigning for Alderman of Ward 4, Toronto Municipal elections of 1978. Part of a series of promotional photos, one of which was published in the Comunidade newspaper, Year III, Vol. 2, Issue 1, September 28, 1978. Person with…

Image of Bill Moniz campaigning for Alderman of Ward 4, Toronto Municipal elections of 1978. Part of a series of promotional photos, one of which was published in the Comunidade newspaper, Year III, Vol. 2, Issue 1, September 28, 1978.

Letter from Domingos Marques, editor of the newspaper Comunidade, addressed to Prof. David Higgs.

English translation:

“Dear subscriber [Mr. Higgs]:

The newspaper COMUNIDADE is published by a group of people that work voluntarily,…

Domingos Marques campaign letter during the 1988 Toronto municipal elections, when he ran for Separate School Board Trustee, Wards 3 and 4.

Image of Portuguese women seated on folding chairs overlooking the Portuguese day celebrations in the "pit" at Trinity Bellwoods Park in Toronto.

Image of a Portuguese children traditional dance troupe ('rancho folclórico') performing at a community event. (First Portuguese Canadian Community Center ?)

Image of the Wheatley Açoreano Bakery storefront

Image of a Portuguese variety store proprietor standing at his cash register with an issue of the newspaper Comunidade.

Image of woman seated at a table working with paper.

Image of women, band and male hosts on stage during a pageant show.

Image of male acoustic guitar duo performing on stage.

Image of a female Fado singer on stage with band 'Capas Negras' (Black Cloaks)

Image of the 25th anniversary celebration of the arrival of the first Portuguese immigrants to Canada (1953-1978). Event held at the First Portuguese Canadian Community Center, on 722 College St., Toronto. On the left, the bust of Portuguese poet…

Image of two women and a child sitting at a stand for the West End YMCA's Portuguese Department's Portuguese Senior Citizens Club arts and crafts activities.

Image of female proprietor behind counter of a Portuguese bakery.