The official flag of the City of Toronto; chosen yesterday from among 670 entries; is waved by Renato De Santis; the graphic arts student who designed it. The flag has a stylized version of City Hall in the form of two white bars; a red maple leaf in the centre represents the City Council chamber. De Santis is 21; he came from Italy at the age of 3 and now lives in North York. He attends George Brown College. Open in full size

The official flag of the City of Toronto; chosen yesterday from among 670 entries; is waved by Renato De Santis; the graphic arts student who designed it. The flag has a stylized version of City Hall in the form of two white bars; a red maple leaf in the centre represents the City Council chamber. De Santis is 21; he came from Italy at the age of 3 and now lives in North York. He attends George Brown College.

Picture, 1974, English

The official flag of the City of Toronto; chosen yesterday from among 670 entries; is waved by Renato De Santis; the graphic arts student who designed it. The flag has a stylized version of City Hall in the form of two white bars; a red maple leaf in the centre represents the City Council chamber. De Santis is 21; he came from Italy at the age of 3 and now lives in North York. He attends George Brown College.

Picture, 1974, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Flags and Coats of Arms - Canada - Ontario - City of Toronto

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0007104f