Historic photos from around Regent Park, Toronto

There are a wonderful set of Toronto historic photos available online, here are all the photos that I could find from around the Regent Park 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.

 
 

1871 Historic photo from Wednesday, April 27, 1871 - Sketches: West Elevation, South Elevation of Parliament Street Methodist Church in Regent ParkSketches: West Elevation, South Elevation of Parliament Street Methodist Church
(Categorized under: Architectural drawings )
146 years ago - Wednesday, April 27, 1871 - Regent Park
Max temp: 11.1°C - Min temp: 4.4°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1871 Historic photo from Wednesday, April 27, 1871 - Longitudinal Section, Transverse Section, Rear Elevation Parliament Street Methodist Church in Regent ParkLongitudinal Section, Transverse Section, Rear Elevation Parliament Street Methodist Church
(Categorized under: Architectural drawings )
146 years ago - Wednesday, April 27, 1871 - Regent Park
Max temp: 11.1°C - Min temp: 4.4°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1872 Historic photo from Wednesday, January 21, 1872 - Parliament Street Methodist Church plans - Henry Langley in Regent ParkParliament Street Methodist Church plans - Henry Langley
(Categorized under: Architectural drawings )
145 years ago - Wednesday, January 21, 1872 - Regent Park
Max temp: -1.1°C - Min temp: -3.9°C - 0.8cm of snowfall (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1884 Historic photo from Wednesday, August 6, 1884 - Design for Proposed Enlargement of the Parliament Street Methodist Church in Regent ParkDesign for Proposed Enlargement of the Parliament Street Methodist Church
(Categorized under: Architectural drawings )
133 years ago - Wednesday, August 6, 1884 - Regent Park
Max temp: 22.8°C - Min temp: 10.6°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1911 Historic photo from Wednesday, April 12, 1911 - Horsedrawn carts and manual labour on Wilton, west from Sumach in Regent ParkHorsedrawn carts and manual labour on Wilton, west from Sumach
106 years ago - Wednesday, April 12, 1911 - Regent Park
Max temp: 10.0°C - Min temp: 1.7°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1912 Historic photo from Saturday, February 3, 1912 - Old wooden houses  - 174 Sackville Street just north of Shuter in Regent ParkOld wooden houses - 174 Sackville Street just north of Shuter
105 years ago - Saturday, February 3, 1912 - Regent Park
Max temp: -7.2°C - Min temp: -15.0°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1936 Historic photo from 1936 - Perspective of inside area bounded by Dundas St. E., Sackville St., Oak St., and Sumach St., Toronto in Regent ParkPerspective of inside area bounded by Dundas St. E., Sackville St., Oak St., and Sumach St., Toronto
(Categorized under: Architectural drawings )
81 years ago - 1936 - Regent Park
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1947 Historic photo from Tuesday, November 18, 1947 - Shamrock Hotel and Grill, s.w.corner of Gerrard and River in Regent ParkShamrock Hotel and Grill, s.w.corner of Gerrard and River
(Categorized under: Hotels )
70 years ago - Tuesday, November 18, 1947 - Regent Park
Max temp: 3.9°C - Min temp: 0.0°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1949 Historic photo from Wednesday, July 27, 1949 - Eclipse Theatre at 393 Parliament Street - Opened 1947, closed 1951 in Regent ParkEclipse Theatre at 393 Parliament Street - Opened 1947, closed 1951
(Categorized under: Downtown theatres )
68 years ago - Wednesday, July 27, 1949 - Regent Park
Max temp: 33.9°C - Min temp: 23.3°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1957 Historic photo from Tuesday, April 16, 1957 - Reinhardt Brewery Company, after Central Storage Company warehouse fire (was Don Roadway West) in Regent ParkReinhardt Brewery Company, after Central Storage Company warehouse fire (was Don Roadway West)
60 years ago - Tuesday, April 16, 1957 - Regent Park at 32 Mark Street south of Dundas Street East
Max temp: 9.4°C - Min temp: 2.8°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1962 Historic photo from Sunday, October 28, 1962 - Parliament Theatre (on left) next to 305-307 Parliament Street in Regent ParkParliament Theatre (on left) next to 305-307 Parliament Street
(Categorized under: Downtown theatres )
55 years ago - Sunday, October 28, 1962 - Regent Park
Max temp: 12.2°C - Min temp: 2.8°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1986 Historic photo from Monday, March 17, 1986 - Parliament Theatre with sign removed at 309 Parliament St - Originally The Bluebell then The Gay in Regent ParkParliament Theatre with sign removed at 309 Parliament St - Originally The Bluebell then The Gay
(Categorized under: Downtown theatres )
31 years ago - Monday, March 17, 1986 - Regent Park
Max temp: 5.9°C - Min temp: -0.8°C (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From Collations Flickr stream)