Susan Bronson – An architect and historian specializing in heritage conservation and urban history. An on-line article about her refers to her writing about “the link between conservation and environmental, social and economic sustainability.” (more…)
Andrea Klein – Chemist turned Interior Designer, Westmount resident, born Cartierville, of French mother and Belgian father. Grew up in a multi-lingual household, although her mother was a unilingual francophone. Second husband grew up in Westmount on Murray Hill. Retrained as as an accountant at 50.
Terry McGimpsey – grew up on Selby Street (now disappeared) in Westmount, now lives on Hillside, residential housing complex built by Westmount to house those evicted from Selby Street when the AR 720 was being built in the 1960s.(more…)
Philip Aspler – Aged 93. Oldest active member of the Westmount Y i.e. still swims there twice a week. Has been an area resident for his entire life. Lived in area between Bishop Street and Victoria in Westmount. Born Women’s Hospital in 1924 (renamed the(more…)
Dr Patricia Forbes – Montreal Children’s Hospital pediatrician, from 1960s, First woman president of the Royal Montreal Curling Club, also its archivist. Grew up in the UK. Studied medicine in Manchester. Emigrated for better opportunities.(more…)