Accession consists of photographs documenting the unveiling ceremony for a plaque commemorating the Christie Pitts riot held on August 17, 2008.
Judy Stoffman was born in Hungary and immigrated to Vancouver with her family after the 1956 revolution. She worked for the Toronto Star newspaper as a book review editor and literary reporter for a number of years, and was editor for a number of other Canadian newspapers and magazines.
Judy convened the Christie Pitts Plaque Committee in September 2007. With guidance from Heritage Toronto, this committee raised funds for the plaque and organized its unveiling ceremony.