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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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My wife and I wait for the bus at 3AM as we return from the Toronto Islands where some dear friends had just married. We are tired but, for once, we…see more
Possibly the carriage of the Misses Clark (Jean Mortimer Clark and Elise Gordon Clark, daughters of Sir William Mortimer Clark) who were perhaps the…see more
My grandmother was walking my mother down Yonge Street towards Queen street. A photographer captured this photograph.
Yonge St. Arcade was built in 1884 on the East side of Yonge St., opposite Temperance St., and demolished in 1954.see more