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A whole new career for Toronto's mayor. Toronto Mayor David Crombie donned a conductor's hat and took the controls of a subway train carrying VIPs today to officially open the first leg of the North Yonge subway extension to Lawrence Ave. North York Mayor Mel Lastman and Premier William Davis also took a turn at driving the train; and then they and 400 guests took part in ceremonies at the York Mills station. Open in full size

A whole new career for Toronto's mayor. Toronto Mayor David Crombie donned a conductor's hat and took the controls of a subway train carrying VIPs today to officially open the first leg of the North Yonge subway extension to Lawrence Ave. North York Mayor Mel Lastman and Premier William Davis also took a turn at driving the train; and then they and 400 guests took part in ceremonies at the York Mills station.

Picture, 1973, English

A whole new career for Toronto's mayor. Toronto Mayor David Crombie donned a conductor's hat and took the controls of a subway train carrying VIPs today to officially open the first leg of the North Yonge subway extension to Lawrence Ave. North York Mayor Mel Lastman and Premier William Davis also took a turn at driving the train; and then they and 400 guests took part in ceremonies at the York Mills station.

Picture, 1973, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Transit Commission - Subways - Yonge Subway - North Extension (Eglinton to Finch)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0115729f