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Image of the Camões Portuguese Club community hall in Harrow, near Lemington, Ontario.

Image of members of the Camões Portuguese Club of Harrow (Leamington, Ontario) during a June 10th (Portuguese National Day) ceremony at Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto, Ontario.

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

Image of a memorial event in front of the cenotaph outside the Toronto Court House at Old City Hall, [part of the June 10th, Portuguese National Day ceremonies].

"In the [19]60s and [19]70s, during the formative years of the community, when Portuguese arrived... there was no expectation of sending the Portuguese to follow academic careers; [girls] were sort of streamed into the secretary [trade]... The…

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

Image of children dancing in traditional Portuguese hats.

Image of children in costumes.

Image of children dancing in Portuguese traditional costumes in a community event held at the First Portuguese Canadian Community Center.

Image of children dancing in Portuguese traditional costumes in a community event held at the First Portuguese Canadian Community Center.

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

Image of seniors participating in activities hosted by the Recreational Club for Portuguese Elders.

Image of community media dinner at "The Boat" restaurant, organized by the Portuguese airliner TAP. First person facing the camera on the left is Frank Alvarez. At his left is José Mário Coelho.

Image of community play, "Senhora dos Navegantes" (Our Lady of Sailors), performed by the Bombeiros Voluntarios de Cascais (Voluntary Firefighters of Cascais, Portugal). Unpublished photo taken for article on Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol. 2, No.…

Image of community play, "Senhora dos Navegantes" (Our Lady of Sailors), performed by the Bombeiros Voluntarios de Cascais (Voluntary Firefighters of Cascais, Portugal). Unpublished photo taken for article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol. 2, No.…

Image of community play, "Senhora dos Navegantes" (Our Lady of Sailors), performed by the Bombeiros Voluntarios de Cascais (Voluntary Firefighters of Cascais, Portugal). Unpublished photo taken for article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol. 2, No.…

Image of community play, "Senhora dos Navegantes" (Our Lady of Sailors), performed by the Bombeiros Voluntarios de Cascais (Voluntary Firefighters of Cascais, Portugal). Unpublished photo taken for article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol. 2, No.…

Image of community play, "Senhora dos Navegantes" (Our Lady of Sailors), performed by the Bombeiros Voluntarios de Cascais (Voluntary Firefighters of Cascais, Portugal). Unpublished photo taken for article in Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol. 2, No.…

Image of community play, "Senhora dos Navegantes" (Our Lady of Sailors), performed by the Bombeiros Voluntarios de Cascais (Voluntary Firefighters of Cascais, Portugal). Unpublished photo taken for article on Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol. 2, No.…

Image of community play, "Senhora dos Navegantes" (Our Lady of Sailors), performed by the Bombeiros Voluntarios de Cascais (Voluntary Firefighters of Cascais, Portugal). Unpublished photo taken for article on Comunidade newspaper, Year 4, Vol. 2, No.…