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Toronto harbour ca. 1870. View from Northern Railway Elevator, foot of Spadina Ave., looking east past Grand Trunk Railway wharf and elevator. Open in full size

Toronto harbour ca. 1870. View from Northern Railway Elevator, foot of Spadina Ave., looking east past Grand Trunk Railway wharf and elevator.

Picture, 1870, English

Toronto harbour ca. 1870. View from Northern Railway Elevator, foot of Spadina Ave., looking east past Grand Trunk Railway wharf and elevator.

Picture, 1870, English

Notes

Acc. B 1-13a is a drawing by W. J. Thomson, 1895, after the photograph. A line photomechanical print after another drawing after the photograph is in 'Landmarks of Toronto' vol. 2, p. 681. Acc. B 1-9c is a drawing (reproduced in 'Landmarks of Toronto', vol. 2, p. 682) after a companion photograph looking west.
Inscribed, vso. u.c.: [illegible]; in pen and black ink, on album page below print: (b) The Northern Railway Wharf, / near the Queen's Wharf, looking East. 1894. Vol.II. P.681.
TEC 697 Rev. Nov. 20, 1990.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Albumen print, laid down on cardboard album page

Extent

146 x 214 mm

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Call Number / Accession Number

B 12-20b