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10 photos of iconic signage in Toronto

Few things are as important to the relative visual interest of the urban landscape as signage. Not all signs are created equally, however. Much of ...

CN Tower – Toronto, Canada - When They Were Young Iconic Buildings Under Construction Page 2 of 2 Best of Web Shrine Toronto Cn Tower, Toronto City, Downtown Toronto, Toronto Canada, Canada Eh, Torre Cn, Boxe Fight, Canadian Things, Toronto Photos

This is what Toronto looked like in the 1970s

The Toronto of the 1970s was, in the words of Anthony Astrachan, "a city that works." Unlike a number of major urban areas in the U.S., T...

Toronto Harbour looking east from foot of Bay St., showing ferry docks and Mayflower in port Toronto Ontario Canada, Toronto City, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Unknown Picture, Great Lakes Ships, Old Street, Waterfront Homes, Landscape Photos

Toronto Harbour 1925, looking east from foot of Bay St., showing ferry docks

Inscribed on vso. in pencil: Looking east from foot of Bay Street 1925; Harbor Board. TEC 690B.01C

Toronto Rogers Centre (Formerly the SkyDome) under construction Toronto Architecture, Historical Architecture, Toronto Ontario Canada, Toronto Photos, Toronto Blue Jays, World's Fair, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Urban Photography

This is what the SkyDome looked like when it was under construction

The SkyDome is a central figure on the city's skyline and its most identifiable object when photographed from space. It officially opened back on J...

A dominant motif in our series of historical Toronto posts is the slow erosion of industrial architecture from the cityscape. Toronto Architecture, Toronto Ontario Canada, Algonquin Park, Distillery, Landscape Photos, Tower Bridge, Aerial View, Maine, Photo Galleries

This is what the Distillery District looked like over the last 100 years

The Distillery District was not always a collection of boutique shops, galleries and other touristy attractions. Most everyone knows the district o...

Old Union Station City of Toronto Archives 1907 Toronto Ontario Canada, Toronto City, Canadian Things, Toronto Photos, York Hotels, Train Pictures, North York, Union Station, West Village

This is what Toronto looked like in the 1900s

Toronto in the 1900s didn't much resemble the city we know today. Not only was the skyline virtually undeveloped—the tallest structures were the Te...

Arnold Brothers, grocery section, 773 Yonge St. Toronto Ontario Canada, Toronto City, Amazing Photos, Cool Photos, Greater Toronto Area, Retail Stores, April 22, Time Photo, Store Fronts

Photos of Historic Toronto Storefronts

Photographs from the Toronto Archives showing old Toronto Storefronts from the past 100 years. Shops, grocers, butchers, tailor stores have changed lots.