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Post Office, Front St., s.e. cor. Bay St. (attached to Union Station). Open in full size

Post Office, Front St., s.e. cor. Bay St. (attached to Union Station).

Picture, 1924, English

Post Office, Front St., s.e. cor. Bay St. (attached to Union Station).

Picture, 1924, English

Notes

A half-tone block after the print is in The Globe, Toronto, 21 June 1924, p. 13, with letterpress t.: SOME WAIT FOR MAIL AND OTHERS FOR JOBS; b.: Scene at the Postoffice in the new Union Station yesterday afternoon. Job-seekers who are offering their services as strike-breakers are / seen sitting on the wall in foreground, while beyond is a queue of business people calling for important letters which are held up by the strike / of postal employees. Date Created year accurate; month and day unknown for 1924
Inscribed in pencil, vso l.c.; P O Strike / '24; vso u.c.: 4 cols; Typewritten inscription on paper label mounted vso c.: Crowds waiting around the New Union Station / Postal Entrance for mail. Note line up / extending along Front St. in front of Station.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Gelatin-silver print.

Extent

166 x 217 mm

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

X 65-94