John Jackson Palmer (1851-1928)
John J. Palmer, President of the Toronto Type Foundry
John J. Palmer was President of the Toronto Type Foundry and was succeeded by his son, John Christie Palmer (d.1940). In 1905, he purchased the Mutual Street Ice Rink for $25,000 that was the forerunner of Maple Leaf Gardens.
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 11/12/2018 and last updated on 16/01/2019.