• Cadet Corps

    Black and white photo of school cadet corps rifle club taking aim.
    January 01 1910

    Cadet Corps at Lord Dufferin Public School

    Photographer unknown

    Black and white photograph

    2012.X.755

    Military training had been part of the curriculum since 1862. A cadet corps was first started at Jarvis Collegiate in 1899 and soon spread to other schools in the city. The cadet program continued until the 1960’s.