Resources

Overview

Baehre, Rainer. “Paupers and Poor Relief in Upper Canada.” New Perspectives ed. J.K. Johnson and Bruce G. Wilson. Ottawa: Carlton University Press, 1991.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 1035, Series 804, File 1, 66.

McArthur, Glenn and Annie Szamosi. “William Thomas: Architect 1799-1860.” Canada: Archives of Canadian Art, 1996.

Schrauwers, Albert. “Union of Strength: W.L. Mackenzie, the Children of Peace, and the emergence of joint stock democracy of Upper Canada.” Toronto: University of Toronto Press Incoporated, 2009.

“Toronto’s Historical  Plaques – House of Industry” http://www.torontohistory.org/Pages_GHI/House_of_Industry.html

Legislation and Government Involvement

An Act to incorporate the House of Industry of Toronto [microform],
York University, Series CIHM/ICMH Microfiche no. 53937.

Clara Thomas Archives and Special Collections, The Statutes of Upper
Canada to the time of the union, v 1-2.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 1035, Series 804,
File, 1, 70. Box 148903

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 1035, Series 804, File
1, box 148893.

Irving, Allen. “From No Poor Law to the Social Assistance Review: A
History of Social Assistance in Ontario, 1791-1987.
Study Prepared
for the Ontario Social Assistance Review.
University of Toronto,
1987).

Maurutto, Paula. Charity and Public Welfare in History: A Look at
Ontario, 1830-1850
. The Philanthropist Vol19, No.3. University of
Toronto.

Splane, Richard. Social Welfare in Onatrio 1791 -1893: A Study of Public
Welfare Administration.
Toronto. University of Toronto Press,
1965.

Key Figures & Record-Keeping

http://collectionscanada.gc.ca/pam_archives/index.php?fuseaction=genitem.displayItem&rec_nbr=3019109

Beeby, Dean, and University of Toronto. “Gooderham, George.” Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online. 2000. Accessed December 02, 2010. http://www.biographi.ca/009004-119.01-e.php?&id_nbr=6741&interval=20&&PHPSESSID=3df9ker0avsvlt0igiennjl9q2.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 200, Series 1081, Item 113.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds -, Series 802, File 1.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds -, Series 804, File 66.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds -, Series 802, File 8.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds -, Series 804, File 75.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds -, Series 804, File 76.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds -, Series 804, File 77.

Faryndale. “Panoramio – Photo of Flatiron Gooderham Building.” Panoramio – Photos of the World. May 26, 2009. Accessed December 03, 2010. http://www.panoramio.com/photo/22758843.

“History of The Distillery District.” The Distillery Historic District. Accessed December 02, 2010. http://www.thedistillerydistrict.com/history.php.

Homans, Isaac Smith. “The Bank of Toronto.” In The Banker’s Almanac and Register, 28. Office of the Banker’s Magazine, 1881. Accessed December 01, 2010. http://books.google.ca/books?id=trEpAAAAYAAJ&pg=RA2-PA28&lpg=RA2-PA28&dq=Alexander T. Fulton toronto&source=bl&ots=zd2ZzBKnPH&sig=NMAvYnqNaUcaw9yr2QN3AaNLYNA&hl=en&ei=Q8z3TJvLK5O8sQOoiI2fAg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CDgQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=gooderham fulton&f=false.

Newell, Dianne, and University of Toronto. “Gooderham, William, (1790-1881).” Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online. 2000. Accessed December 02, 2010. http://www.biographi.ca/009004-119.01-e.php?&id_nbr=5546&interval=20&&PHPSESSID=3df9ker0avsvlt0igiennjl9q2.

The Toronto Green Community. “Distillery District Gooderham and Worts.” Lost River Walks Urban Ecology. Accessed December 02, 2010. http://www.lostrivers.ca/points/distillerydistrict.htm.

Poverty and Poor Relief

Baehre, Rainer. “Paupers and Poor Relief in Upper Canada.” New Perspectives ed. J.K. Johnson and Bruce G. Wilson. Ottawa: Carlton University Press, 1991.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 1035, Series 802, Files 1, 3, 4, 7, 12, 17.

Guest, Dennis T. “Saving for a Rainy Day: Social Security in Late Nineteenth-Century and Early Twentieth-Century Canada.” Social Fabric or Patchwork Quilt: The Development of Social Policy in Canada ed. Jeff Keshen and Raymond Benjamin Blake. Toronto: Broadview Press, 2006.

Medicine

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 1035, series 804, files 1 and  8.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 1035, Series 811, File 1.

SIENA, Kevin. 2000. “Hospitals for the Excluded or Convalescent Homes?: Workhouses, Medicalization and the Poor Law in Long Eighteenth-Century London and Pre-Confederation Toronto”. CBMH/BCHM / Volume 27:1 2010 / p. 5-25.

Toronto reference library, house of industry records, annual reports, 1895.

The Building

Archives of Ontario, E. J. Lennox fonds C 43. “House of Industry (Toronto, Ont),” K-731.

City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 1035, Series 806, Files 1, 2.
City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 1035, Series 809, Files 1, 2, 5, 7, 12, 14
City of Toronto Archives, House of Industry Fonds 1035, Series 811, Files 1, 2.

Goldsmith Borgal & Company Ltd. Architects. “House of Industry, YMCA Elm Centre.” http://gbca.ca/site/project/category/house_of_industry_ymca_elm_centre/12

McArthur, Glenn and Annie Szamosi. William Thomas: Architect 1799-1860. Canada: Archives of Canadian Art, 1996.

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