David R. Gray


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Burridge, J. It's a Londontoy: Notes for Collectors. Privately printed. Toronto, 1991, 32 p.

Gray, D.R. “Canadian Toys. Growing Up and Away.” Glenbow Magazine 4,3 (Autumn 1994): 27-29.

Gray, D.R. “Canadian Toy Aircraft.” Canadian Toy Collector (Winter 1993/Spring 1994): 4-9.

Gray, D.R. “General Metal Toys.” Canadian Toy Express 2,6 (Winter/Spring 1994-95): 15-17.

Gray, D.R. “Lincoln Toys: The Early Years, 1940-1950.” Canadian Toy Collector (Winter 1994/Spring 1995).

Gray, D.R. “Lincoln Toys: The Middle Years, 1950-1955.” Canadian Toy Collector 3,1 (Spring 2005): 13-16.

Gray, D.R. “Lincoln Toys: The Final Years, 1955-1970.” Canadian Toy Collector (Fall 2006), 6 p.

Gray, D.R. and P. Rider. “Canadian Toys: Historical Research and Museum Interpretations”. Childhood - Playtime? Proceedings of International Symposium on the Research and Documentation in Museums of Cultural Aspects of Toys, Children and Youth. Cologne, Germany, June 20-23, 1993: 66-81. Rheinland-Verlag GmbH Koln, 172 p.

Gunzel, S. and C. Gunzel. “Minnitoys - Built to Last.” Canadian Toy Express 1,1 (February/March 1993): 6-7.

Holmes, J. “Deck the Halls: Toys for a Canadian Christmas.” Royal Ontario Museum, Rotunda 11-4 (1978): 4-11.

Holmes, J. “Toys and Games.” Webster, D.B. ed. Book of Canadian Antiques. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1974:187-202, 352 p.

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McCallum, D.R. “Real Types.” “The Canadian Toy." Canadian Toy Express 1,5 (October/November 1993): 8-10.

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Richeson, D.R. “Commercial Toys and Games in Canada.” Ottawa, National Museum of Man, Canadian Studies Report Series, History Division, 4 p.

Symons, H. Playthings of Yesterday. Toronto: Ryerson, 1963, 96 p.

Trautman, J. “Canada's Minnitoys.” Collecting Toys 6,2 (1998): 60-63.


Canadian Playthings Manufacturers Incorporated. Official Directory of the Canadian Toy Fair 1949, 59 p.

Gendron Manufacturing Company. Select Canadian Toys for Christmas. Advertisement in Canadian Homes and Gardens, December 1926.

Gendron Manufacturing Company. Toronto: Gendron Canada General Catalogue 1932-1933, 80 + p.

Hudson’s Bay Company. Autumn and Winter Catalogue, 1910-1911, 255 p.

Otaco Limited. Minnitoys by Otaco, 1959 Catalogue, 8 p.

Lincoln Specialties Limited. Lincoln Toys for 1958, 8 p.

Reliable Toy Company. Plastic, Polythene and Vinyl Catalogue, 1958, 36 p.

Viceroy Manufacturing Company. Sunroco Dolls – Playthings and Disneyland Character Merchandise, 1956, 12 p.

T. Eaton Company Limited. The Adventures of Master Tubby Among the Toys (Eaton’s Christmas Toy Book), 1924-1925.

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