Vintage Toronto

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Maple Leaf Gardens under construction in Vintage Toronto Toronto Ontario Canada, Toronto City, Downtown Toronto, Canadian History, Canadian Art, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Toronto Pictures, Canadian Things

Maple Leaf Gardens under construction in 1931. Photo found on Vintage Toronto's Facebook page.

88 years ago this month the largest swimming pool in Canada - and reportedly the world - opened in Toronto at Sunnyside Amusement Park, just southw. Park Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Toronto Ontario Canada, Toronto City, Toronto Photos, Visit Canada, Canadian History

A 1920s Toronto photo extravaganza

The 1920s were big years for Toronto. After finally emerging from the ravages of the first world war, in which Canadian soldiers had distinguished ...

Maple Leaf Stadium in Toronto Toronto Ontario Canada, Toronto City, Canadian History, Toronto Maple Leafs, Historical Architecture, Landscape Photos, Aerial View, Old Pictures, Concert Venues

Maple Leaf Stadium

For those of you who have met me, you will already know about my love for sports, history and cities. Thus I felt that it was only fitting to write about Maple Leaf Stadium for my first blog entry…

Smart Access Internet cafe in Toronto. Cyber Gaming Cafe, Built for Speed, Simplicity, and Security. Fiber internet Access and LAN SSD Gaming Computer Center. Visit Toronto, Toronto Canada, Toronto City, Scarborough Ontario, Canadian History, Historical Architecture, General Hospital, Landscape Photos, Old Photos

Toronto General Hospital (1856-1913), Gerrard St. E., north side, between Sackville & Sumach Sts., Toronto, Ont.

Stamp on mount l.r.: 295; Printed inscription on vso of mount: No 295. / Toronto Hospital. / Photographed and Published by W. Notman, Montreal. Copy neg. (left half): T 30148 (slide, of left half, MTL 2001). TEC 390.021

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...

Historic photo from 1914 - Troops leaving CNE WWI camp through Dufferin Gates in CNE Downtown Toronto, Toronto City, Canadian Soldiers, Toronto Ontario Canada, Toronto Photos, Old Fort, Canadian History, Scottish Castles, University Of Toronto

A city at war: reflections of Toronto's military past

Toronto transformed into a military hub during the First World war. Businesses, parks, and tourist attractions were shut down to accommodate the needs of soldiers fighting overseas. Below is a series of photographs taken between 1914 and 1916 that show the military hot spots within the city.

Although still a well-known beach, the Sunnyside of today only hints at the area's former glory. As one makes his way from the Humber Bay Arch Brid. Toronto Ontario Canada, Arch Bridge, West Village, Amusement Parks, Canada Travel, Vintage Photographs, Landscape Photos, Old Photos, Buildings

What Sunnyside looked like before the Gardiner arrived

Although still a well-known beach, the Sunnyside of today only hints at the area's former glory. As one makes his way from the Humber Bay Arch Brid...

Maple Leaf Stadium (with Maple Leaf Park at Hanlan's Point in the background) Old Photos, Vintage Photos, West Village, Landscape Photos, Back In The Day, Ontario, Toronto, Past, Canada

Maple Leaf Stadium (with Maple Leaf Park at Hanlan's Point in the background)

Vintage Signs Toronto Maple Leaf Stadium, ca. Baseball Toronto, Canadian Things, Sports Stadium, Labour Day, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Canada, Montreal, Ontario, Past

Miscellany Toronto Photographs: Then and Now

Sep 9 additions Yonge and Adelaide looking north. Looking at the southwest corner of Queen and Parliament from the east side of Parliament.

The diving horse at the Hanlan's Point Amusement Park, Toronto, Canada, around 1907 Horse Diving, Ontario, Toronto Island, Toronto Photos, Spiegel Online, Atlantic City, Horse Pictures, Horse Photos, Photo Archive

This is what Toronto looked like from the 1860s to the 1990s

A decade-by-decade historical look at photos of Toronto offers a glimpse of the various developments and transformations of a city that's often bee...

toronto long weekend - Kids paddling at Hanlan's Point in Hanlan's Hotel and regatta in the background Toronto Island, Toronto City, Toronto Photos, Vintage Swim, Canadian History, Canada Travel, Long Weekend, Landscape Photos, Old Pictures

How Toronto used to celebrate a long weekend

Torontonians have been enjoying long weekends for over 150 years, which is sometimes easy to forget as we struggle to join the exodus to cottage co...

For Toronto fans.Lovely old postcard of Maple Leaf Stadium. Shared by Eric Zweig. Baseball Park, Old Postcards, Railroad Tracks, Ontario, Toronto, Past, Canada, History, Cathedrals

For Toronto fans...Lovely old postcard of Maple Leaf Stadium. Shared by Eric Zweig.

Welcome to the pages for the embassies and permanent missions of the Norwegian foreign service. This page contains all Norwegian diplomatic missions and the countries that Norway has diplomatic relations with. Centre Island, World War Two, Rooftop, Ww2, Norway, Phoenix, Islands, Toronto, Sisters

The Norway Portal - Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Welcome to the pages for the embassies and permanent missions of the Norwegian foreign service. This page contains all Norwegian diplomatic missions and the countries that Norway has diplomatic relations with.