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CCT0145 Liberty Village Artillery Shells Toronto 1917 Postcard

CCT0145 Liberty Village Artillery Shells Toronto 1917 Postcard

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View of Liberty Street looking east from Dufferin. A large storage of artillery shells produced in King and Dufferin factories (now Liberty Village) during the First World War c1917. By 1917, Canada produced one-third of all British shells. Faced with scarce labour, munition factories hired 30,000 women producing $2 million worth of goods per day.

  • Maple Leaf Forever Stamp: Charlotte Hegele
  • Postcard size: 10cm x 15cm / 4" x 6"
  • Made in Canada
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