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Comfort galore: The drawing rooom of Spadina House; adjacent to Casa Loma; re-creates the plush setting in which the home's original occupants received guests. The mansion was built in 1866 for James Austin; first president of Consumers Gas and founder of the Dominion Bank. It now belongs to the Ontario Heritage Foundation and the City of Toronto. Open in full size

Comfort galore: The drawing rooom of Spadina House; adjacent to Casa Loma; re-creates the plush setting in which the home's original occupants received guests. The mansion was built in 1866 for James Austin; first president of Consumers Gas and founder of the Dominion Bank. It now belongs to the Ontario Heritage Foundation and the City of Toronto.

Picture, 1988, English

Comfort galore: The drawing rooom of Spadina House; adjacent to Casa Loma; re-creates the plush setting in which the home's original occupants received guests. The mansion was built in 1866 for James Austin; first president of Consumers Gas and founder of the Dominion Bank. It now belongs to the Ontario Heritage Foundation and the City of Toronto.

Picture, 1988, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Historic - Residences - Spadina

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0113051f