Photograph of Italian labourers, Southwestern Ontario, date unknown

Photograph of Italian labourers, constructing the Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Railway (TH&B), Southwestern Ontario, date unknown.

The TH&B was incorporated in 1884 to construct a railway from Toronto, through Hamilton, across the Niagara River and into Buffalo, New York. The railway operated from 1892 through 1987. Expansion of the company and related construction work on the various lines occurred from 1895 to 1927.