Changing face of downtown Toronto. Old city hall clock tower seems to be surrounded by a maze of building cranes in this photo taken at the intersection of York and Richmond Streets. Cranes are being used at the construction site of 43-storey; 1;400-room Four Seasons Hotel which is now just rising above street level opposite new City Hall. To right is new Thomson building. Work on the hotel and shopping complex was delayed by strike. Open in full size

Changing face of downtown Toronto. Old city hall clock tower seems to be surrounded by a maze of building cranes in this photo taken at the intersection of York and Richmond Streets. Cranes are being used at the construction site of 43-storey; 1;400-room Four Seasons Hotel which is now just rising above street level opposite new City Hall. To right is new Thomson building. Work on the hotel and shopping complex was delayed by strike.

Picture, 1970, English

Changing face of downtown Toronto. Old city hall clock tower seems to be surrounded by a maze of building cranes in this photo taken at the intersection of York and Richmond Streets. Cranes are being used at the construction site of 43-storey; 1;400-room Four Seasons Hotel which is now just rising above street level opposite new City Hall. To right is new Thomson building. Work on the hotel and shopping complex was delayed by strike.

Picture, 1970, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Hotels and Motels - Sheraton Four Seasons Hotel

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0113539f