Historic photos from around Little Italy (St. Clair), Toronto

There are a wonderful set of Toronto historic photos available online, here are all the photos that I could find from around the Little Italy (St. Clair) 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.

 
 

1854 Historic photo from 1854 - Preston Villa - Cooper/Royce Home - Earlscourt Park in Little Italy (St. Clair)Preston Villa - Cooper/Royce Home - Earlscourt Park
(Categorized under: Preston villa )
163 years ago - 1854 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1893 Historic photo from 1893 - Coloured version of 1893 sketch of Preston Villa (now Earlscourt Park) Davenport and Lansdowne Ave. in Little Italy (St. Clair)Coloured version of 1893 sketch of Preston Villa (now Earlscourt Park) Davenport and Lansdowne Ave.
(Categorized under: Preston villa )
124 years ago - 1893 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1911 Historic photo from 1911 - Delivery wagon on Arlington Avenue, Earlscourt, looking south in Little Italy (St. Clair)Delivery wagon on Arlington Avenue, Earlscourt, looking south
106 years ago - 1911 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1911 Historic photo from Thursday, August 31, 1911 - No. 1348 St. Clair Avenue West, Earlscourt Photo Studio in Little Italy (St. Clair)No. 1348 St. Clair Avenue West, Earlscourt Photo Studio
106 years ago - Thursday, August 31, 1911 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 21.1°C - Min temp: 10.0°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1911 Historic photo from Thursday, August 31, 1911 - W. Pidgeon Hardware and Groceries St. Clair Avenue and Nairn Avenue in Little Italy (St. Clair)W. Pidgeon Hardware and Groceries St. Clair Avenue and Nairn Avenue
106 years ago - Thursday, August 31, 1911 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 21.1°C - Min temp: 10.0°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1913 Historic photo from 1913 - Horse and wagon on a muddy Boon Avenue, Earlscourt in Little Italy (St. Clair)Horse and wagon on a muddy Boon Avenue, Earlscourt
104 years ago - 1913 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1916 Historic photo from Friday, March 10, 1916 - Slum housing  - rear of 131 Nairn Avenue in Little Italy (St. Clair)Slum housing - rear of 131 Nairn Avenue
101 years ago - Friday, March 10, 1916 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 1.7°C - Min temp: -8.9°C - 1.8cm of snowfall (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1916 Historic photo from Friday, March 10, 1916 - Slum interior - bedroom - 131 Nairn Avenue in Little Italy (St. Clair)Slum interior - bedroom - 131 Nairn Avenue
101 years ago - Friday, March 10, 1916 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 1.7°C - Min temp: -8.9°C - 1.8cm of snowfall (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1916 Historic photo from Friday, March 10, 1916 - Slum interior (kitchen), 131 Nairn Avenue in Little Italy (St. Clair)Slum interior (kitchen), 131 Nairn Avenue
101 years ago - Friday, March 10, 1916 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 1.7°C - Min temp: -8.9°C - 1.8cm of snowfall (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1916 Historic photo from Tuesday, March 21, 1916 - John Connolly, 55 Caledonia Avenue in Little Italy (St. Clair)John Connolly, 55 Caledonia Avenue
101 years ago - Tuesday, March 21, 1916 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 1.1°C - Min temp: -3.3°C - 1.3cm of snowfall (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1920 Historic photo from Tuesday, July 13, 1920 - Earlscourt Park - men and horses grading the area for the park in Little Italy (St. Clair)Earlscourt Park - men and horses grading the area for the park
97 years ago - Tuesday, July 13, 1920 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 29.4°C - Min temp: 15.6°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1923 Historic photo from 1923 - Stitt Bakery, 1183 St. Clair Ave. W., s. side, w. of Dufferin St. in Little Italy (St. Clair)Stitt Bakery, 1183 St. Clair Ave. W., s. side, w. of Dufferin St.
94 years ago - 1923 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1924 Historic photo from Wednesday, May 7, 1924 - Construction of Earlscourt Shelter - no roof yet in Little Italy (St. Clair)Construction of Earlscourt Shelter - no roof yet
93 years ago - Wednesday, May 7, 1924 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 16.1°C - Min temp: 5.0°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1931 Historic photo from Thursday, May 7, 1931 - St Clair Avenue level crossing, looking east to Caledonia Road in Little Italy (St. Clair)St Clair Avenue level crossing, looking east to Caledonia Road
86 years ago - Thursday, May 7, 1931 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 19.4°C - Min temp: 11.7°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1931 Historic photo from Thursday, May 14, 1931 - St Clair, west, from opposite Prospect Cemetery gate in Little Italy (St. Clair)St Clair, west, from opposite Prospect Cemetery gate
86 years ago - Thursday, May 14, 1931 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 21.1°C - Min temp: 5.6°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1932 Historic photo from Wednesday, April 6, 1932 - Old garage at the rear of 1025 St. Clarens Avenue in Little Italy (St. Clair)Old garage at the rear of 1025 St. Clarens Avenue
85 years ago - Wednesday, April 6, 1932 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 5.6°C - Min temp: 2.2°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1932 Historic photo from Wednesday, April 6, 1932 - Car and outbuilding at rear of 1025 St. Clarens Avenue in Little Italy (St. Clair)Car and outbuilding at rear of 1025 St. Clarens Avenue
85 years ago - Wednesday, April 6, 1932 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 5.6°C - Min temp: 2.2°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1932 Historic photo from Friday, June 10, 1932 - Shack at the rear of 56 Greenlaw Avenue in Little Italy (St. Clair)Shack at the rear of 56 Greenlaw Avenue
85 years ago - Friday, June 10, 1932 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 20.6°C - Min temp: 12.8°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1934 Historic photo from Friday, April 13, 1934 - Preston Villa, Cooper/Royce Home and future park clubhouse in Little Italy (St. Clair)Preston Villa, Cooper/Royce Home and future park clubhouse
(Categorized under: Preston villa )
83 years ago - Friday, April 13, 1934 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 3.3°C - Min temp: -2.2°C - 0.3cm of snowfall (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1934 Historic photo from Friday, April 13, 1934 - Sideview of the deteriorating Earlscourt Park Clubhouse verandah (originally Preston Villa) in Little Italy (St. Clair)Sideview of the deteriorating Earlscourt Park Clubhouse verandah (originally Preston Villa)
(Categorized under: Preston villa )
83 years ago - Friday, April 13, 1934 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 3.3°C - Min temp: -2.2°C - 0.3cm of snowfall (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1934 Historic photo from Friday, April 13, 1934 - Close-up of the side of Preston Villa (then the park clubhouse) in Little Italy (St. Clair)Close-up of the side of Preston Villa (then the park clubhouse)
(Categorized under: Preston villa )
83 years ago - Friday, April 13, 1934 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 3.3°C - Min temp: -2.2°C - 0.3cm of snowfall (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1947 Historic photo from Tuesday, August 12, 1947 - Duplex at 95 Nairn Avenue in Little Italy (St. Clair)Duplex at 95 Nairn Avenue
70 years ago - Tuesday, August 12, 1947 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 33.9°C - Min temp: 18.9°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1955 Historic photo from Saturday, April 9, 1955 - Preston Villa - George Cooper house -  Davenport Road, n.w. cor. Lansdowne Ave in Little Italy (St. Clair)Preston Villa - George Cooper house - Davenport Road, n.w. cor. Lansdowne Ave
(Categorized under: Preston villa )
62 years ago - Saturday, April 9, 1955 - Little Italy (St. Clair)
Max temp: 22.8°C - Min temp: 3.3°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)