WHAT YOU WILL FIND ON JOHN CHUCKMAN’S TORONTO NOSTALGIA: HISTORY OF TORONTO, TORONTO ARCHITECTURE, PARKS OF TORONTO, TORONTO NEIGHBORHOODS, TORONTO NOTABLE BUSINESSES OF THE PAST, TORONTO STREETSCAPES, TORONTO ODDITIES, TORONTO MAPS, VINTAGE TORONTO ADVERTISING, TORONTO THEATRES, TORONTO WEATHER IMAGES, LAKE ONTARIO, CHANGING TORONTO SKYLINE, AND MORE – SEEN THROUGH THOUSANDS OF POSTCARDS, PHOTOS, MENUS, MATCHBOOKS, AND ASSORTED SOUVENIRS   Leave a comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - KING AT YORK - LOOKING NE - RAINY DAY - GLOBE AND MAIL BUILDING - TTC INSPECTOR - WINSTON'S RESTAURANT  - 1968 (2)

PHOTO – TORONTO – KING AT YORK – LOOKING NE ON A RAINY DAY – OLD GLOBE AND MAIL BUILDING – PEOPLE WAITING FOR STREETCAR – TTC INSPECTOR – WINSTON’S RESTAURANT – POSSIBLY NO PHOTO I KNOW BETTER CAPTURES A SENSE OF DOWNTOWN TORONTO OF THE 1960s – 1968

 

 

 

 

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Posted March 16, 2016 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – SPADINA AND GLENBAILLIE PL – CHINATOWN – SHOPPERS – PRODUCE – SIGNS – c 1970   Leave a comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - SPADINA AND GLENBAILLIE PL - CHINATOWN - SHOPPERS - PRODUCE - SIGNS

Posted June 19, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – YONGE STREET AT ALBERT – ALBERT STREET WAS CUT OFF FROM YONGE WHEN EATON CENTRE BUILT – BUS – STORES AND SHOPPERS BACKGROUND – 1971 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - YONGE STREET AND ALBERT - BUS - STORES AND SHOPPERS BACKGROUND - ALBERT STREET WAS CUT OFF FROM YONGE WHEN EATON CENTRE BUILT - 1971

Posted June 19, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – TTC STREETCAR PAINTED EARLIER-STYLE LOGO – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   1 comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - TTC STREETCAR PAINTED LOGO - 1970s

Posted June 12, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – YONGE STREET – JUST N OF ALBERT – LOOKING S W – EATONS ON LEFT – REITMAN’S – OTHER STORES – 1970s – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - YONGE STREET - JUST N OF ALBERT - LOOKING S W - EATONS ON LEFT - REITMAN'S - OTHER STORES - 1970s

Posted June 5, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – YONGE STREET – LOOKING N FROM GERRARD GROUND LEVEL – EATONS COLLEGE AND WESTBURY HOTEL IN BACKGROUND – MANY PEDESTRIANS – I’VE REFERRED TO THE FACT THAT I WAS NO FAN OF YONGE STREET WITH ITS NARROW HONKY-TONK FEEL IN MANY LOCATIONS – THIS PHOTO CAPTURES WHAT I MEANT – 1972 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - YONGE STREET - LOOKING N FROM GERRARD GROUND LEVEL - EATONS COLLEGE AND WESTBURY HOTEL IN BACKGROUND - MANY PDESTRIANS - 1972

Posted June 5, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – PEOPLE LEAVING CHURCH – NOTE THE HATS – UNKNOWN LOCATION – 1950s – EDITED FROM ABAKUS PLACE SITE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - PEOPLE LEAVING CHURCH - NOTE THE HATS - UNKNOWN LOCATION - 1950s - EDITED FROM ABAKUS PLACE SITE

Posted May 31, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – UNKNOWN LOCATION – CROWD LEAVING CHURCH – NOTE ALL WITH HATS – NOTE SLOVAK MEAT MARKET AMONG STORES – SOME OF THE WOMEN’S SKIRTS LOOK EASTERN EUROPEAN – 1950s – EDITED FROM ABAKUS PLACE SITE – SEE READER COMMENT ON LOCATION   1 comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - UNKNOWN LOCATION - CROWD LEAVING CHURCH - NOT ALL WITH HATS - NOTE SLOVAK MEAT MARKET AMONG STORES - 1950s - EDITED FROM ABAKUS PLACE SITE

Posted May 31, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized