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Further Reading

Bonnell, J. (2008, June 2). Toronto’s Underworld: The Don River Valley as a “Repository for Undesirables.” Presentation to the Canadian Historical Association Annual Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia., Vancouver, British Columbia.

Bonnell, J. L. (2014). Reclaiming the Don: An Environmental History of Toronto’s Don River Valley (Illustrated edition). University of Toronto Press.

Boyer, D. (2012, May 26). Garage on Azure Street: Living at Todmorden. Garage on Azure Street.

Diamond, A. S. S. K. (1994). Ward’s Island: A Community Worth Saving. Theses (Historic Preservation).

Evans, A. (2022). Tent encampments in Toronto, Canada: Excavating Northern housing informalities. Radical Housing Journal, 4(2), 25–46.

johndougtaylor. (2018, July 27). Ward’s Island’s Yesteryear—Toronto. Historic Toronto.

McDonnell, K. (2017, August 22). Last of the Toronto Island Tent Dwellers. Torontoist.

McMurtry, A. (2020, November 22). This is what East York looked like in the 1930s & 1940s before it became Toronto.

Poplak, L. (2017, August 22). No fixed address: The history of hoboes in Ontario | TVO Today.


Further Reading