Past & Present – Part 1

2021/1972 - Filmores Hotel at 212 Dundas St E, (and George St)
2021/1972 – Filmores Hotel at 212 Dundas St E (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 2032, Series 841, File 27, Item 21)

1957/2020 - Edgewater Hotel once at Roncesvalles Ave and The Queensway, northwest corner
1957/2020 – Edgewater Hotel once at Roncesvalles Ave and The Queensway, northwest corner (Toronto Public Library r-5626)

1923/1950/1971- Brown Derby Tavern once at Yonge and Dundas Sts, northeast corner
1923/1950/1971- Brown Derby Tavern once at Yonge and Dundas Sts, northeast corner

2021/1984 - Yonge and Dundas Sts, northeast corner
2021/1984 – Yonge and Dundas Sts, northeast corner (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 124, File 3, ID 124)

1972/2020 – George’s Spaghetti House was once located at 290 Dundas St E and Sherbourne St, on the northwest corner in Toronto’s Garden District
1972/2020 – George’s Spaghetti House was once located at 290 Dundas St E and Sherbourne St, on the northwest corner in Toronto’s Garden District (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 2032, Series 841, File 50, Item 8)

2021/1971 - Brown Derby Tavern once at Yonge and Dundas Sts, northeast corner
2021/1971 – Brown Derby Tavern once at Yonge and Dundas Sts, northeast corner

2020/1972 Pretzel Bell Tavern once at 192 Adelaide St W
2020/1972 Pretzel Bell Tavern once at 192 Adelaide St W

1970’s/1978/2021 - Friar's Tavern and Hard Rock Cafe once at 279 Yonge St (at Dundas Square), now Shoppers Drug Mart
1970’s/1978/2021 – Friar’s Tavern and Hard Rock Cafe once at 279 Yonge St (at Dundas Square), now Shoppers Drug Mart

2020/1972 - Yonge & Bloor Sts, northeast corner
2020/1972 – Yonge & Bloor Sts, northeast corner

2021/1913 – Looking east from Nathan Phillips Square, formerly The Ward, towards Old City Hall
2021/1913 – Looking east from Nathan Phillips Square, formerly The Ward, towards Old City Hall

2020/1972 - St Elizabeth of Hungary Church once at the southwest corner of Spadina Ave and Dundas St W
2020/1972 – St Elizabeth of Hungary Church once at the southwest corner of Spadina Ave and Dundas St W

2020/1950 - Gibraltar Point Lighthouse on Toronto Islands
2020/1950 – Gibraltar Point Lighthouse on Toronto Islands

1983/1960 - Honest Ed's once at 581 Bloor St W at Bathurst St
1983/1960 – Honest Ed’s once at 581 Bloor St W at Bathurst St

2021/1970’s - Friar's Tavern once at 279 Yonge St
2021/1970’s – Friar’s Tavern once at 279 Yonge St (City of Toronto Archives, Series 1465, File 548, Item 24)

2021/1980 - Honest Ed's once at 581 Bloor St W at Bathurst St
2021/1980 – Honest Ed’s once at 581 Bloor St W at Bathurst St

2021/1936 - The Uptown Theatre was once located at ‪764 Yonge St‬, just south of Bloor St
2021/1936 – The Uptown Theatre was once located at ‪764 Yonge St‬, just south of Bloor St (photo taken at City of Toronto Archives)

2020/1899 - Looking west from Sudbury St towards the King Street West Railway Subway Underpass
2020/1899 – Looking west from Sudbury St towards the King Street West Railway Subway Underpass (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 200, Series 376, File 2, Item 18)

2020/1980 - Roy Thompson Hall at 60 Simcoe St
2020/1980 – Roy Thompson Hall at 60 Simcoe St

2021/1930 - Dominion Store once in Robert Barron Building at 728 Yonge St - now Shoppers Drug Mart
2021/1930 – Dominion Store once in Robert Barron Building at 728 Yonge St – now Shoppers Drug Mart (City of Toronto Archives)

2021/1973 - Coles once in Robert Barron Building at 728 Yonge St - now Shoppers Drug Mart
2021/1973 – Coles once in Robert Barron Building at 728 Yonge St – now Shoppers Drug Mart (City of Toronto Archives)

2020/1930 - Mackenzie House at 82 Bond St
2020/1930 – Mackenzie House at 82 Bond St (Toronto Public Library r-733)

1912/2020 – The Keg Mansion is located at 515 Jarvis St, just north of Wellesley St E in the Upper Jarvis neighbourhood. The home was once the residence of the Massey family
1912/2020 – The Keg Mansion is located at 515 Jarvis St, just north of Wellesley St E in the Upper Jarvis neighbourhood. The home was once the residence of the Massey family (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 1244, Item 3070)

2020/1972 - Massey Hall at 178 Victoria St (City of Toronto Archives)
2020/1972 – Massey Hall at 178 Victoria St (City of Toronto Archives)

2021/1949 - University Theatre once at 100 Bloor St W, south side west of Bay St
2021/1949 – University Theatre once at 100 Bloor St W, south side west of Bay St (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 1266, Item 135159)

2020/1925 – The Legislative Building at 110 Wellesley St W - Queen's Park
2020/1925 – The Legislative Building at 110 Wellesley St W – Queen’s Park

2021/1905 – Once the Berkeley Street Firehall No.4 at 70 Berkeley St - Now The Alumnae Theatre Company
2021/1905 – Once the Berkeley Street Firehall No.4 at 70 Berkeley St – Now The Alumnae Theatre Company

2020/1929 - Canada Life Building at 330 University Ave
2020/1929 – Canada Life Building at 330 University Ave

1913/2020 - Baldwin Steps are located at Spadina & Davenport Rds (City of Toronto Archives)
1913/2020 – Baldwin Steps are located at Spadina & Davenport Rds (City of Toronto Archives)

2020/1920s - Jesse Ketchum Junior and Senior Public School is located at 61 Davenport Rd and Bay St
2020/1920s – Jesse Ketchum Junior and Senior Public School is located at 61 Davenport Rd and Bay St (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 1257, Series 1057, Item 265)

1927/2020 - Leuty Lifeguard Station is located at the foot of Leuty Ave on Kew Beach in The Beaches neighbourhood
1927/2020 – Leuty Lifeguard Station is located at the foot of Leuty Ave on Kew Beach in The Beaches neighbourhood (Library and Archives Canada a097339)

2020/1972 - Jimmy's Coffee/Benjamin Johnson House at 84 Gerrard St W
2020/1972 – Jimmy’s Coffee/Benjamin Johnson House at 84 Gerrard St W

1930/2021 - Fairmont Royal York Hotel at 100 Front St W
1930/2021 – Fairmont Royal York Hotel at 100 Front St W (City of Toronto Archives)

2021/1972 - Winchester Hotel & Hall at 531-537 Parliament St
2021/1972 – Winchester Hotel & Hall at 531-537 Parliament St (City of Toronto Archives)

2021/1972 - Campbell House Museum at ‪160 Queen St West
2021/1972 – Campbell House Museum at ‪160 Queen St West (City of Toronto Archives)

2020/1929 – The Princes’ Gates at Exhibition Place
2020/1929 – The Princes’ Gates at Exhibition Place (City of Toronto Archives)

1918/2021 - Toronto Harbour Commission building at 60 Harbour St
1918/2021 – Toronto Harbour Commission building at 60 Harbour St (City of Toronto Archives)

2020/1919 - Bell Media/Wesley Building at 299 Queen St W
2020/1919 – Bell Media/Wesley Building at 299 Queen St W (City of Toronto Archives)

2020/1972 - Canada House Tavern once at 229 Queen St E, at Sherbourne St
2020/1972 – Canada House Tavern once at 229 Queen St E, at Sherbourne St (City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 2032 Series 841, File 50, Item 24)

2020/1912 - Irish Embassy Pub & Grill/Bank of British North America at 49 Yonge St
2020/1912 – Irish Embassy Pub & Grill/Bank of British North America at 49 Yonge St (City of Toronto Archives)

2020/1913 - The Palm House at Allan Gardens
2020/1913 – The Palm House at Allan Gardens (City of Toronto Archives)

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