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Before and after: Back in 1965; Star photographer Boris Spremo took this picture (top) of the north-east corner of Bloor and Yonge Sts. It shows a street car passing the old Royal building. Spremo returned to the corner this week to take the same shot 18 years later. The street car is gone and the bank is now part of the towering Bay building Open in full size

Before and after: Back in 1965; Star photographer Boris Spremo took this picture (top) of the north-east corner of Bloor and Yonge Sts. It shows a street car passing the old Royal building. Spremo returned to the corner this week to take the same shot 18 years later. The street car is gone and the bank is now part of the towering Bay building

Picture, 1965, English

Before and after: Back in 1965; Star photographer Boris Spremo took this picture (top) of the north-east corner of Bloor and Yonge Sts. It shows a street car passing the old Royal building. Spremo returned to the corner this week to take the same shot 18 years later. The street car is gone and the bank is now part of the towering Bay building

Picture, 1965, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Streets and Intersections - Bloor St

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0115186f