Art Deco buildings - here's the original Toronto Daily Star offices on King St, built in 1929 and demolished in 1972 for First Canadian Place. It was the inspiration for the Daily Planet in the Superman comics
The Lakeshore has always been chock-a-block with traffic, as you can clearly see in this early traffic-cam shot from The building is Charles Nurse's hotel, located on the south side of Lakeshore Blvd. West where it meets the west bank of the Humber River.
Toronto Skyline, 1929. Photo by Brigdens Ltd., digitally enhanced by Jeremy Hopkin. - Courtesy of the Toronto Public Library.
Biggs & Roberts map of West Toronto Junction and vicinity compiled from registered plans & recent surveys, 1890
1925: Toronto's skyline seen from the foot of York street, the Toronto Harbour Commission building on the left. Photo by John Boyd, digitally enhanced by Jeremy Hopkin. - Courtesy of the Toronto Public Library & Toronto Star Archives.