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Covered up: Ever tried to enter or leave a subway station and then wait for the bus when it's raining; snowing or hailing? You know about the wet slippery steps; the slush; the sudden opening and closing umbrellas that threaten life and limb. Well; that's starting to change at some TTC subway entrances with new shelters like this one at the northeast corner of Queen and Yonge Sts. Open in full size

Covered up: Ever tried to enter or leave a subway station and then wait for the bus when it's raining; snowing or hailing? You know about the wet slippery steps; the slush; the sudden opening and closing umbrellas that threaten life and limb. Well; that's starting to change at some TTC subway entrances with new shelters like this one at the northeast corner of Queen and Yonge Sts.

Picture, 1982, English

Covered up: Ever tried to enter or leave a subway station and then wait for the bus when it's raining; snowing or hailing? You know about the wet slippery steps; the slush; the sudden opening and closing umbrellas that threaten life and limb. Well; that's starting to change at some TTC subway entrances with new shelters like this one at the northeast corner of Queen and Yonge Sts.

Picture, 1982, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Transit Commission - Shelters

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0115602f