- MLA 8TH EDITION
- Santink, Joy L.. "Robert Simpson". The Canadian Encyclopedia, 04 March 2015, Historica Canada. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/robert-simpson. Accessed 20 March 2019.
- APA 6TH EDITION
- Santink, J., Robert Simpson (2015). In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/robert-simpson
- CHICAGO 17TH EDITION
- Santink, Joy L., "Robert Simpson". In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada. Article published June 04, 2008; last modified March 04, 2015. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/robert-simpson
- TURABIAN 8TH EDITION
- Joy L. Santink, The Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "Robert Simpson", last modified March 04, 2015, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/robert-simpson
|Article by||Joy L. Santink|
|Published Online||June 4, 2008|
|Last Edited||March 4, 2015|
Robert Simpson, merchant, founder of the Robert Simpson Co (b at Morayshire, Scot 16 Sept 1834; d at Toronto 14 Dec 1897). After his apprenticeship, he arrived in Canada in 1854 and found employment as a clerk in a store in
Simpsons Building, c. 1900 (courtesy City of Toronto Archives/SC 497-12).