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Read: The stories of Yonge Street, from the first breaking of the ground, to a first kiss.
Watch and listen: to the voices of the many travelers along Yonge Street.
Contribute: Upload your own memories – images, stories, videos and audiofiles. (Audio and video files must be smaller than 32MB).
Share: Comment, share, tweet (#youryongestreet) and become part of the living history of Yonge Street.
I love the night life! Yonge Street from King to Queen Streets, looking north from the Canadian Pacific Building. Courtesy: Toronto Public Library.
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A painting of Thomas Nightingale's house, which stood near the corner of Yonge & Roxborough streets, just north of the modern Rosedale subway station,…see more
This bridge was built over the West Don River, just east of Yonge Street and a little to the north the Yonge Blvd.see more
A view from Yonge Street looking west along Queen Street in about 1888. You can see horse-drawn streetcars and wagons, and gas lamps on the telephone…see more
The Bedford Park Volunteer Fire Brigade, pictured in front of John Atkinson's shop at Yonge and Bedford Park Avenue in about 1900.see more