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

POSTCARD – TORONTO – TORONTO ISLAND PARK – PEOPLE ROWING – DRAWING – HEAVILY TINTED – c1905   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - TORONTO - TORONTO ISLAND PARK - PEOPLE ROWING - DRAWING - HEAVILY TINTED - c1905

Posted September 1, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – TORONTO – MARY PICKFORD’S TORONTO HOME (BEFORE SHE LEFT THE CITY) – 211 UNIVERSITY AVE – BEFORE UNIVERSITY AVE WAS WIDENED – TINTED – NICE VERSION – c LATE 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - TORONTO - MARY PICKKFORD'S TORONTO HOME (BEFORE SHE LEFT) - 211 UNIVERSITY AVE - BEFORE UNIVERSITY AVE WAS WIDENED - TINTED - NICE VERSION - c LATE 1920s

Posted September 1, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – TTC PCC STREETCAR – BLOOR STREET NEAR THE LARGE ISLAND STOPS THAT USED TO BE ON BLOOR NEAR YONGE – CAR HEADED W – 1958 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - TORONTO - TTC PCC STREETCAR - BLOOR STREET NEAR THE LARGE ISLAND STOPS THAT USED TO BE ON BLOOR NEAR YONGE - CAR HEADED W - 1958

Posted September 1, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – TTC PETER WITT STREETCARS – BATHURST LINE – PARKED ON TRACKS AT CAR BARN FACILITY – NOTE COBBLES – 1958 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - TORONTO - TTC PETER WITT STREETCARS - BATHURST LINE - PARKED ON TRACKS AT CAR BARN FACILITY - NOTE COBBLES - 1958

Posted September 1, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – TORONTO – EXHIBITION – PRINCES’ GATES – FLEET STREET – LOOKING S TOWARDS LAKE – HEAVILY TINTED – THE GATES OPENED IN 1927   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - TORONTO - EXHIBITION - PRINCES' GATES - FLEET STREET - LOOKING S TOWARDS LAKE - HEAVILY TINTED - THE GATES OPENED IN 1927

Posted September 1, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – TORONTO – AMUSEMENT PARK AREA NEAR SUNNYSIDE BEACH – BIG CROWD – GROUND LEVEL – HEAVILY TINTED – NICE VERSION – c1950   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - TORONTO - AMUSEMENT PARK AREA NEAR SUNNYSIDE BEACH - BIG CROWD - GROUND LEVEL - HEAVILY TINTED - NICE VERSION - c1950

Posted September 1, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – TORONTO – EXHIBITION – THE BAND SHELL – BIG CROWD – “FINEST FEATURES OF THE BAND SHELLS OF THE WORLD ARE COMBINED INTO AN ACOUSTICAL MARVEL” – HEAVILY TINTED – 1949   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - TORONTO - EXHIBITION - THE BAND SHELL - BIG CROWD - FINEST FEATURES OF THE BAND SHELLS OF THE WORLD ARE COMBINED INTO AN ACCOUTICAL MARVEL - HEAVILY TINTED - 1949

Posted September 1, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized