Toronto

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Beautiful Toronto Winter Skyline in 1963

Check out this lovely photo from 1963. You’re looking at the skyline of Toronto, Canada. Toronto skyline view in 1963 Source: Flickr user gcosserat

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Muddy Streets of Toronto in 1913 Before They Were Paved

This photo is something you’ll definitely never see again on the streets of Toronto. It was taken in 1913, and shows a Russell Motor Car stuck in the mud on Yonge St. and Balliol. Russell Motor Car stuck in the mud...

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Driving Into Toronto in 1979

Check out this cool old school photo. It shows the photographer driving through Toronto on the Gardiner Expressway in 1979. Heading through Toronto on the Gardiner Expressway Source: Shorpy

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1884 Map of Toronto

This is a cool historic map of Toronto from 1884 showing St. James Ward. Atlas of the city of Toronto and suburbs from special survey and registered plans showing all buildings and lot numbers. (1884) Source: Toronto Public Library Here’s...

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View of Toronto From the Bay in 1901

This is a beautiful color view of Toronto as seen from Lake Ontario in 1901. Click on it for a larger version. At the time, the city had just under 200,000 residents and was three years away from the devastating fire of...

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Church Street in Toronto in 1868

This is a view looking north on Church Street in Toronto in 1868. The intersection is Church Street, Front Street and Wellington. Make sure you click on the image for a larger version. Church street looking north from Front Street Source:...

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Toronto Island Airport in 1940

If you’ve flown into Toronto and landed at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (does anyone really call it that?), you know how convenient it is. Here’s a view of the airport from the air in 1940. I believe the ballpark on...