Canada’s First TV Station


Owned jointly by the radio station CKAC and La Presse, Canada’s first television station, VE9EC, starts broadcasting in Montreal. Using a mechanical system, the broadcast was witnessed by over 100,000 people who lined up to view images (in black and red) at Ogilvie Department Store on Ste. Catherine Street.


MZTV Museum of Television (at The ZoomerPlex) 64 Jefferson Avenue Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6K 1Y4

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