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Look up: T-shaped construction cranes dot the downtown Toronto skyline; like these at work on the Market Square Luxury condominiums being built on Front St.; east of the flatiron building. Metro's new building boom of the 1980s is smaller than its stupendous spurt of growth in the 1960s and early 1970s but very vibrant. Now it's a matter of filling the few empty spaces left and improving and restoring what's here. Open in full size

Look up: T-shaped construction cranes dot the downtown Toronto skyline; like these at work on the Market Square Luxury condominiums being built on Front St.; east of the flatiron building. Metro's new building boom of the 1980s is smaller than its stupendous spurt of growth in the 1960s and early 1970s but very vibrant. Now it's a matter of filling the few empty spaces left and improving and restoring what's here.

Picture, Date Unknown, English

Look up: T-shaped construction cranes dot the downtown Toronto skyline; like these at work on the Market Square Luxury condominiums being built on Front St.; east of the flatiron building. Metro's new building boom of the 1980s is smaller than its stupendous spurt of growth in the 1960s and early 1970s but very vibrant. Now it's a matter of filling the few empty spaces left and improving and restoring what's here.

Picture, Date Unknown, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Apartments 1980-81

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0109174f