Historic photos from around Chinatown (Spadina Ave), Toronto

There are a wonderful set of Toronto historic photos available online, here are all the photos that I could find from around the Chinatown (Spadina Ave) area in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

List of all areas in Toronto or take a look at the historic photos by date. A subset of the photos have also been arranged by subject.

 
 

1885 Historic photo from 1885 - House where Sir Francis Hincks was said to have hidden after the Rebellion of 1837 Spadina and Glen Baillie Place  in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)House where Sir Francis Hincks was said to have hidden after the Rebellion of 1837 Spadina and Glen Baillie Place
132 years ago - 1885 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1915 Historic photo from 1915 - Dr. Henry H. Moorhouse house at Dundas and Spadina in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Dr. Henry H. Moorhouse house at Dundas and Spadina
102 years ago - 1915 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1917 Historic photo from Tuesday, May 8, 1917 - Building a brick addition at the rear of 41 Huron in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Building a brick addition at the rear of 41 Huron
100 years ago - Tuesday, May 8, 1917 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 15.0°C - Min temp: 1.1°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1917 Historic photo from Monday, May 14, 1917 - Brick addition complete at 41 Huron Street in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Brick addition complete at 41 Huron Street
100 years ago - Monday, May 14, 1917 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 19.4°C - Min temp: 6.1°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1917 Historic photo from Monday, May 14, 1917 - Inside the new construction at 41 Huron Street in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Inside the new construction at 41 Huron Street
100 years ago - Monday, May 14, 1917 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 19.4°C - Min temp: 6.1°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1917 Historic photo from Wednesday, May 30, 1917 - Spadina Avenue looking north to College Street in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Spadina Avenue looking north to College Street
100 years ago - Wednesday, May 30, 1917 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 21.1°C - Min temp: 4.4°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1919 Historic photo from Wednesday, May 7, 1919 - Spadina Ave. south of College St. - Star Cafe in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Spadina Ave. south of College St. - Star Cafe
98 years ago - Wednesday, May 7, 1919 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 22.2°C - Min temp: 7.2°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1919 Historic photo from Friday, May 30, 1919 - Horse drawn Andrews Bread cart on Spadina Ave. at Nassau in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Horse drawn Andrews Bread cart on Spadina Ave. at Nassau
98 years ago - Friday, May 30, 1919 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 30.0°C - Min temp: 16.1°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1919 Historic photo from Friday, May 30, 1919 - Belt Line car 592 passing street car track construction on Spadina Avenue in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Belt Line car 592 passing street car track construction on Spadina Avenue
98 years ago - Friday, May 30, 1919 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 30.0°C - Min temp: 16.1°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1919 Historic photo from Friday, May 30, 1919 - 2 men  working on new streetcar tracks on Spadina Ave. in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)2 men working on new streetcar tracks on Spadina Ave.
98 years ago - Friday, May 30, 1919 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 30.0°C - Min temp: 16.1°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1919 Historic photo from Friday, May 30, 1919 - Spadina Ave. -new track in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Spadina Ave. -new track
98 years ago - Friday, May 30, 1919 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 30.0°C - Min temp: 16.1°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1919 Historic photo from Wednesday, August 27, 1919 - Looking north on Spadina Ave. in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Looking north on Spadina Ave.
98 years ago - Wednesday, August 27, 1919 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 18.9°C - Min temp: 11.1°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1922 Historic photo from Friday, June 23, 1922 - Northeast corner of Dundas and Spadina in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Northeast corner of Dundas and Spadina
95 years ago - Friday, June 23, 1922 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 28.9°C - Min temp: 12.8°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1922 Historic photo from Friday, June 23, 1922 - Alley east of Dundas running north from Spadina in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Alley east of Dundas running north from Spadina
95 years ago - Friday, June 23, 1922 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 28.9°C - Min temp: 12.8°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1924 Historic photo from Saturday, November 22, 1924 - Spadina and Dundas, showing loading, without safety boulevard in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Spadina and Dundas, showing loading, without safety boulevard
93 years ago - Saturday, November 22, 1924 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 8.9°C - Min temp: 5.0°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1930 Historic photo from Thursday, June 12, 1930 - Northeast corner Dundas and Spadina Hebrew threatre sign in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Northeast corner Dundas and Spadina Hebrew threatre sign
87 years ago - Thursday, June 12, 1930 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Max temp: 24.4°C - Min temp: 13.3°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1947 Historic photo from 1947 - Hebrew Men of England Synagogue then Western Congregational Church with horse drawn Bendens delivery truck in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Hebrew Men of England Synagogue then Western Congregational Church with horse drawn Bendens delivery truck
70 years ago - 1947 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1968 Historic photo from 1968 - Spadina Avenue and Dundas Street West intersection in Chinatown (Spadina Ave)Spadina Avenue and Dundas Street West intersection
49 years ago - 1968 - Chinatown (Spadina Ave)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)