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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 a bronze bust of Portuguese poet Luis Vaz de Camões with a sticker and note posted on it reading "I'm dead". Possibly taken at the First Portuguese Canadian Community Centre.

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. Photo taken for Comunidade newspaper Year 3,…

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 Karen Strong, a competitor in the First Portuguese Canadian Club 2nd Annual Grand Prix on cycling competition held at Toronto's High Park, showing her trophy. Person on the left is the Portuguese Consul Barbosa Ferreira.

Image of Blair Hagarty, competitor at First Portuguese Canadian 2nd Annual Grand Prix cycling competion held at Toronto's High Park, shows his trophy.

Image of participants at starting line in First Portuguese 2nd Annual Grand Prix - Portugal Tourism Trophy bicycle race organized by the First Portuguese Canadian Club of Toronto, on High Park

A Portuguese "marcha popular" goes past the First Portuguese Canadian Club Cultural Centre on 722 College St. (at Crawford St.), as it walks down Portugal Day parade.

Blair Hagarty receiving trophy from Portuguese Vice-Consul Marcelino Moniz, with Consul Barbosa Ferreira standing on the right.