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 100 Years of Play One Hundred Years of Play: Celebrating the Playgrounds Program since 1914. 
Map of Port Arthur, 1942  Maps: Historical maps of Port Arthur, Fort William, and Thunder Bay.  
Choklit Moose at Fort William Stadium Jeux Canada Games 1981: Explore the world of planning and preparation for this legendary event.
 Mary J L Black Thumbnail Women's History Month: A celebration of the contributions of six notable women to Thunder Bay's history.
Thumb-Boulevard City Parks: Examines the development of public parks in Port Arthur, Fort William, and Thunder Bay.
Waterfront History Waterfront History: Highlights the development of the Waterfront, as a marina and as parkland, from 1967 to 2010.
Duties and Life thumbnail Fire Services: An exhibit detailing the history of the Fire Departments of Fort William and Port Arthur.
Bridge over Boulevard Lake Scouts Canada Jamboree 1997: A look at the event that brought Scouts from around the world to Thunder Bay.
Thunder Bay Crest thumbnail Amalgamation: Plans, suggestions, and controversies leading up to the amalgamation of Port Arthur and Fort William in 1970.
Time capsule exhibit thumbnail for link Time Capsule 1903-1966-2008: An exhibit of items found in the time capsule recovered from City Hall in the summer of 2008.
New City Hall, without landscaping City Halls of Thunder Bay: An introduction to the buildings that have served as City Hall for Port Arthur, Fort William and Thunder Bay over the years.

Train and Grain Elevators

Emergency Measures in Thunder Bay: A look at emergency responses and disaster simulations in the Thunder Bay area.
Photo of men on a Port Arthur streetcar 

 125 Years of Thunder Bay Transit: A detailed look into the history of public transit from 1892 to the modern day.