Urban History Review

Volume 24, Number 1, October 1995

Table of contents (19 articles)


  1. Housing in the Northwest Territories: the Post-War Vision
  2. Private Landlords and Redevelopment: "The Ward" in Toronto, 1890-1920
  3. The Historical Treatment of Urban Policing in Canada: A Review of the Literature
  4. Land and People: Property Investment in Late Pre-Industrial Montréal
  1. Contributors

Exhibition Review

  1. The Urban Prairie, The Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, October 29/93-January 2/94, Winnipeg Art Gallery, April 9-June 19/94, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina, September 17 to October 23/94, Edmonton Art Gallery, November 19/94-January 15/95, Glenbow, Calgary, February 11-April 9/95, accompanied by catalogue of the same name, Mendel Art Gallery and Fifth House Limited, 1993.

Book Reviews

  1. The Carleton University History Collaborative, Urban and Community Development in Atlantic Canada 1867-1991. Hull: Canadian Museum of Civilization, History Division, Mercury Series Paper 44,1993. Pp. 146. 16 maps and 23 B&W photos. $19.95 paper
  2. Caulfield, Jon. City Form and Everyday Life: Toronto's Gentrification and Critical Social Practice. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1994. Pp. 253. B&W photos. $17.95 paper/$45.00 cloth
  3. Dendy, William. Lost Toronto: Images of the City's Past. Rev. and updated ed. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1993. pp. xvi, 256. 164 B&W photos, map, endnotes, and index. $29.99 paper
  4. Duffin, Jacalyn. Langstaff: A Nineteenth Century Medical Life. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1993. Pp. 383. Illustrations, figures, tables. $60 hard, $17.95 paper
  5. Gervais, C.H. The Border Police: 125 Years of Policing in Windsor. Waterloo: Penumbra Press, 1993. Pp. 160. Illustrations. Paper / Marquis, Greg. Policing Canada's Century: A History of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1993. Pp. 459. Illustrations. Hard
  6. Jackson, John N. and Sheila M. Wilson. St. Catharines: Canada's Canal City. St. Catharines, St. Catharines Standard, 1993 [originally 1992]. Pp. xiii, 413. Illustrations, maps, graphs, bibliography. ISBN 0-919549-24-1.
  7. Kalman, Harold. A History of Canadian Architecture. Toronto, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1994. Pp.  933. 2 volumes. 860 Black and White photographs. Bibliographies. Notes. Index. $95.00 (set) cloth.
  8. MacKay, Donald. The People's Railway: A History of Canadian National. Vancouver; Douglas & Mclntyre, 1992. 328 pp.
  9. Aspiring Women, Short Stories by Canadian Women, 1880-1900, and Pioneering Women, Short Stories by Canadian Women, Beginnings to 1880. Edited by Lorraine McMullen and Sandra Campbell. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 1993.
  10. Turner, Larry. Ernestown: Rural Spaces, Urban Places: Odessa, Ontario: Corporation of the Township of Ernestown, 1993. Pp. 283. Bibliographical references, index, and black and white photographs. Can$47.50 Hard
  11. Wallace, C.M. and A. Thomson, eds. Sudbury: Rail Town to Regional Capital. Toronto: Dundurn Press, 1993, Pp. 303. Illustrations. ISBN 1-550002-170-2
  12. Levine, Marc V. The Reconquest of Montreal: Language Policy and Social Change in a Bilingual City. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1990. Pp. xviii, 285. Index. $US39.95 Hard
  1. Review Notes