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 – YONGE STREET – LOOKING S FROM GERRARD – EARLY EVENING – LOTS OF PEDESTRIANS AND TRAFFIC – DENSE STRIP OF COMMERCIAL LIGHTING – I WAS NEVER A FAN OF YONGE STREET – MUCH OF IT WAS TACKY BUT THIS IMAGE REALLY CAPTURES A LIVELY SCENE AND I CAN ALMOST SEE MYSELF THERE – 1960s – EDITED FROM AN IMAGE IN ORIENTALREVIEW.ORG – UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   1 comment

A PHOTO - TORONTO - YONGE STREET - LOOKING S FROM GERRARD - EARLY EVENING - LOTS OF PEDESTRIANS AND TRAFFIC - DENSE STRIP OF COMMERCIAL LIGHTING - 1960s - EDITED FROM AN IMAGE IN ORIENTA

Posted May 22, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – TTC SNOWSWEEPER – AT BROADVIEW AND DANFORTH – LOOKING N ON BROADVIEW – 1965 – EDITED FROM A ROBERT MCMANN IMAGE   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - TORONTO - TTC SNOWSWEEPER - AT BROADVIEW AND DANFORTH - LOOKING N ON BROADVIEW - 1965 - EDITED FROM A ROBERT MCMANN IMAGE

Posted May 16, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – TTC STREETCAR INTERIOR – PASSENGERS SEATED – SNAPSHOT – 1955   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - TORONTO - TTC STREETCAR INTERIOR - PASSENGERS SEATED - SNAPSHOT - 1955

Posted May 16, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – TORONTO – YONGE STREET – LOOKING N FROM KING ELEVATED – CROWDS STREETCARS – TINTED – NICE VERSION – c1910   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - TORONTO - YONGE STREET - LOOKING N FROM KING ELEVATED - CROWDS STREETCARS - TINTED - NICE VERSION - c1910

Posted May 16, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – FRONT STREET E LOOKING W – c 1953 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - FRONT STREET E LOOKING W - c1953 - EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER

Posted May 4, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – TORONTO – TORONTO STAR BUILDING – 80 KING STREET W – DEMOLISHED 1970 – NOTE STOODLEIGH RESTAURANT – 1960s – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - TORONTO - TORONTO STAR BUILDING - 80 KING STREET W - DEMOLISHED 1970 - NOTE STOODLEIGH RESTAURANT - 1960s - EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER

Posted May 3, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – TORONTO – LOOKING N ON UNIVERSITY AVE BEFORE IT WAS WIDENED – AERIAL – TINTED – NICE VERSION – 1937   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - TORONTO - LOOKING N ON UNIVERSITY AVE BEFORE IT WAS WIDENED - AERIAL - TINTED - NICE VERSION - 1937

Posted May 2, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized