Join Dr. Dale Barbour as he discusses the history of Toronto’s Sunnyside Beach. Using historical photographs and archival renderings, Dr. Barbour discusses how Sunnyside Beach developed over the first half of the 20th century.
This video is the second of two summer-themed conversations that we partnered with NiCHE-Canada. NiCHE, or the Network in Canadian History & Environment, is a Canadian-based network of researchers and educators who work at the intersection of nature and history.
Learn more about their work at: https://niche-canada.org/
Helpful LinksMore information here:
Sunnyside Beach Park – Sunnyside Pavilion
Remembering Sunnyside Amusement Park and Bathing Pavilion – Toronto Public Library
A pictorial journey to Toronto’s old Sunnyside Beach-1922 to 1955 – Historic Toronto
Fit to be Canadian? The Recreation Industrial Complex in Canada – Lisa Tink