Fonds F 4552

David James Johnston fonds

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David James Johnston fonds
Dates of Creation
[ca. 1914-1918]
Physical Description

3 photographs : black and white prints

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of photographs created or accumulated by David James Johnston, a munitions plant operator in the Mount Dennis neighbourhood of Toronto.

One photograph depicts the interior view of a munitions plant during the First World War, showing plant workers assembling and packaging shells. Two additional photographs depict a Militaire motorcycle. Fewer than 100 of these motorcycles were produced between 1911 and 1917.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

David James Johnston was a munitions plant operator in the Mount Dennis neighbourhood of Toronto during the First World War.

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Johnston, David James, fl. 1914-1918

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Records are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. If you wish to use other than for research and private study any of this material, submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.
Custodial History

The fonds was donated to the Archives of Ontario by Shea Richardson, the great-niece of David James Johnston, in March 2008.


Title is based on contents of the fonds.


No further accruals are expected.

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