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

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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 – BLOOR JUST W OF BATHURST LOOKING S W – NIGHT – TTC PCC STREETCAR STOPPED – HONEST ED’S BEFORE HAVING A VERY BIG SIGN – PETER’S LUNCH – EDSEL STOPPED – NOTE CHRISTMAS DECORATION ATOP COMMERCIAL APARTMENT BUILDING IN FOREGROUND – AN IMAGE WHICH REALLY CAPTURES A SENSE OF TORONTO AT THE TIME – 1960s – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

AA PHOTO - TORONTO - BLOOR JUST W OF BATHURST LOOKING S W - NIGHT - PCC STREETCAR STOPPED - HONEST ED'S BEFORE HAVING A VERY BIG SIGN - PETER'S LUNCH - EDSEL STOPPED - MID-1960s

Posted December 13, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – YONGE STREET – NIGHT – GROUND LEVEL NEAR DUNDAS – SUBSTANTIAL TRAFFIC – BILTMORE THEATER – TOPS RESTAURANT – UNITED DE FOREST DRY CLEANING – CONTINENTAL CLOTHING – COLES – 1960s – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

AA PHOTO - TORONTO - YONGE STREET - NIGHT - GROUND LEVEL NEAR DUNDAS - SUBSTANTIAL TRAFFIC - BILTMORE THEATER - TOPS RESTAURANT - UNITED DE FOREST - CONTINENTAL CLOTHING - COLES - MID -1

Posted December 13, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – YONGE AND BLOOR – NEWSSTAND WITH TELEGRAM AND BOY OPERATOR – TTC PCC STREETCAR LOADING – WOOLWORTH STORE BACKGROUND – GLOBE BOX – AGAIN AN IMAGE WHICH VIVIDLY CAPTURES A SENSE OF THE CITY AT THE TIME – 1964 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

AA PHOTO - TORONTO - YONGE AND BLOOR - NEWSTAND WITH TELEGRAM AND BOY OPERATOR - PCC STREETCAR LOADING - WOOLWORTH STORE - GLOBE BOX - 1964

Posted December 13, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – BLOOR – JUST W OF AVENUE ROAD – OPPOSITE ROM – MURRAY’S RESTAURANT IN PARK PLAZA HOTEL – CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER AHEAD AT AVENUE ROAD ON LEFT – GROUND LEVEL LOOKING N E – I REMEMBER THIS SO VIVIDLY FROM MY EARLY DAYS IN THE CITY – 1960s   Leave a comment

AA PHOTO - TORONTO - BLOOR - JUST W OF AVENUE ROAD - OPPOSITE ROM - MURRAY'S RESTAURANT IN PARK PLAZA HOTEL - GROUND LEVEL LOOKING N E - EARLY-1960s

Posted December 13, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – MUIR PARK HOTEL – 2900 YONGE – UPTOWN TORONTO INDIVIDUAL KITCHENS SWIMMING POOL LICENSED DINING ROOM – SOMEWHAT STIFF ARCHITECTURAL IMAGE – MUIR PARK ITSELF WITH ITS PLANTED TERRACES IS JUST OUT OF THE FRAME IN THE FOREGROUND – A FAVORITE SPOT OF MY MOM AND WAYNE WHEN VISITING – RAZED 1982 – LATE 1960s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - MUIR PARK HOTEL - 2900 YONGE - UPTOWN TORONTO INDIVIDUAL KITCHENS SWIMMING POOL LICENSED DINING ROOM - ARCHITECTURAL IMAGE - CITY PARK IS ON FOREGROUND SIDE OF IMAGE - RAZED

Posted December 12, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – TTC QUEENSWAY TURNAROUND – PCC STREETCAR FOR LONG BRANCH AT NIGHT – 1963 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - TORONTO - LONG BRANCH TURNAROUND - PCC STREETCAR AT NIGHT - 1963

Posted December 6, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – DAVISVILLE AND YONGE – DAVISVILLE SUBWAY YARD – NIGHT – ELEVATED – ATMOSPHERIC VIEW OF A NUMBER OF TRAINS – 1963 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

AAA PHOTO - TORONTO - DAVISVILLE AND YONGE - DAVISVILLE SUBWAY YARD - NIGHT - ELEVATED VIEW OFA NUMBER OF TRAINS - 1963

Posted November 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized