Bright Lights Big City: The History of Electricity in Toronto
STAMP, Robert M.
Published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name at The Market Gallery of the City of Toronto Archives, March-June, 1991. Topics include: the coming of electricity to Toronto; J. J. Wright; the era of private power barons; public power challenges the private companies; Hydro power monopolgy in city and suburbs; lighting streets; powering streetcars; brightening the home; fuelling the workplace; enhancing leisure activities; etc.
Publisher: City of Toronto Archives
Date Published: 1991
Place Published: Toronto
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: 61 p. 28 cm. 37 b&w illustrations. Staplebound. Illustrated paper covers.