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East York's officials expressed surprise that police and fire protection were not included in list of essential services handed down by the board Open in full size

East York's officials expressed surprise that police and fire protection were not included in list of essential services handed down by the board

Picture, 1953,

East York's officials expressed surprise that police and fire protection were not included in list of essential services handed down by the board

Picture, 1953,

Notes

View looking west along Plains Road from approximately Glebemount Avenue at the bottom to Coxwell Avenue at the top, O'Connor Drive parallels Plains Road. The grounds of East York Collegiate can be seen upper left.

Caption:

Aerial picture of East York shows one of its residential areas. Board felt fire and police forces were not essential to an area's growth.

Publisher

Toronto Star

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

G2--Canada-Ontario-East York (Misc.)-125a-GO-038

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-2-125-GO-038