Toronto: Then and Now®
Toronto: Then and Now®

Toronto: Then and Now®

Then and Now®

PHOTOGRAPHY

144 Pages, 11 x 9.5

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $23.95)

Publication Date: June 2016

ISBN 9781910904077

Rights: US & CA

Pavilion Books Group (Jun 2016)
Pavilion

Price: $19.95
 
 

Overview

Vintage images of Canada's largest city—and North America's fourth most populous—are paired with the same views as they look today, showing how the city has evolved throughout the years

Toronto has long been a financial powerhouse in North America, and this is represented by its many grand bank buildings. Canada's capital may be Ottawa, but the financial power emanates from this thriving city, the fourth most populous in North America. Sites include: Toronto Harbour, Fort York, Queen's Quay Lighthouse, Toronto Island Ferries, Queen's Quay Terminal, Canadian National Exhibition, Sunnyside Bathing Pavilion, Princes' Gates, Royal York Hotel, Union Station, City Hall, St. Lawrence Market, St. James Cathedral, Canadian Pacific Building, Bank of Montreal, Dineen Building, Elgin Theatre, Arts and Letters Club, Old Bank of Nova Scotia, Ryrie Building, Masonic Temple, Osgoode Hall, Royal Alexandra Theatre, Gurney Iron Works, Boer War Monument, CN Tower, Old Knox  College, Victory Burlesque Theatre, Maple Leaf Gardens, University of Toronto, and much more.

Author Biography

Doug Taylor is a Toronto historian and the author of Toronto Theatres and the Golden Age of the Silver Screen, There Never Was a Better Time: Toronto's Yesterdays, and The Villages Within.