Historic photos from around Toronto Island, Toronto

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

1881 Historic photo from 1881 - First RCYC clubhouse, Centre Island in Toronto IslandFirst RCYC clubhouse, Centre Island
133 years ago - Toronto Island - 1881
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1884 Historic photo from 1884 - Royal Canadian Yacht Club, club-house, Centre Island (1880-1904) in Toronto IslandRoyal Canadian Yacht Club, club-house, Centre Island (1880-1904)
130 years ago - Toronto Island - 1884
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1888 Historic photo from 1888 - St. Andrews by-the-Sea Anglican Church and Happy-Go-Lucky on Centre Island in Toronto IslandSt. Andrews by-the-Sea Anglican Church and Happy-Go-Lucky on Centre Island
126 years ago - Toronto Island - 1888
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1890 Historic photo from 1890 - Hanlan Hotel on the island with ads for Doty's Coney Island Carousel, Doty's Hippodrome, and Doty's Ferry Line in Toronto IslandHanlan Hotel on the island with ads for Doty's Coney Island Carousel, Doty's Hippodrome, and Doty's Ferry Line
(Categorized under: Hotels )
124 years ago - Toronto Island - 1890
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1900 Historic photo from 1900 - Wards Hotel on Toronto Island (1882-1966) in Toronto IslandWards Hotel on Toronto Island (1882-1966)
(Categorized under: Hotels )
114 years ago - Toronto Island - 1900
Link to archive record - Map location (From Archives of Ontario)
1905 Historic photo from 1905 - J.W. Gorman and his high diving horses of the early 20th century in Toronto IslandJ.W. Gorman and his high diving horses of the early 20th century
109 years ago - Toronto Island - 1905
Link to archive record - Map location
1908 Historic photo from 1908 - Toronto Islands ferry passengers in Toronto IslandToronto Islands ferry passengers
106 years ago - Toronto Island - 1908
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1908 Historic photo from 1908 - Hanlans Point Athletic Field with city in the background in Toronto IslandHanlans Point Athletic Field with city in the background
106 years ago - Toronto Island - 1908
Link to archive record - Map location
1908 Historic photo from Wednesday, June 3, 1908 - Island in flood, 12 St. Andrews Avenue in Toronto IslandIsland in flood, 12 St. Andrews Avenue
106 years ago - Toronto Island - Wednesday, June 3, 1908
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1909 Historic photo from 1909 - High diver at Hanlans Point in Toronto IslandHigh diver at Hanlans Point
105 years ago - Toronto Island - 1909
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1909 Historic photo from 1909 - Hanlan's Point Hotel - remains after fire in Toronto IslandHanlan's Point Hotel - remains after fire
(Categorized under: Hotels )
105 years ago - Toronto Island - 1909
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1911 Historic photo from Friday, May 26, 1911 - Single span bridge at Centre Island with a canoe docked in Toronto IslandSingle span bridge at Centre Island with a canoe docked
103 years ago - Toronto Island - Friday, May 26, 1911
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1913 Historic photo from 1913 - 1913 Historic Map of Centre Island - long pond in Toronto Island1913 Historic Map of Centre Island - long pond
101 years ago - Toronto Island - 1913
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1914 Historic photo from Thursday, May 14, 1914 - Wards Island - rear 74 Lakeshore Ave in Toronto IslandWards Island - rear 74 Lakeshore Ave
100 years ago - Toronto Island - Thursday, May 14, 1914
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1914 Historic photo from Thursday, May 14, 1914 - House and a three-wheeler at 74 Lakeshore Ave on Wards Island in Toronto IslandHouse and a three-wheeler at 74 Lakeshore Ave on Wards Island
100 years ago - Toronto Island - Thursday, May 14, 1914
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1915 Historic photo from 1915 - Royal Canadian Yacht Club second clubhouse in Toronto IslandRoyal Canadian Yacht Club second clubhouse
99 years ago - Toronto Island - 1915
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1927 Historic photo from Thursday, June 16, 1927 - Hooper Ave, Centre Island in Toronto IslandHooper Ave, Centre Island
87 years ago - Toronto Island - Thursday, June 16, 1927
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1929 Historic photo from Monday, June 10, 1929 - Dance hall and flower garden, Hanlans Point in Toronto IslandDance hall and flower garden, Hanlans Point
85 years ago - Toronto Island - Monday, June 10, 1929
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1929 Historic photo from Wednesday, July 3, 1929 - Sightseeing launch, Miss York, Island Park lagoon in Toronto IslandSightseeing launch, Miss York, Island Park lagoon
85 years ago - Toronto Island - Wednesday, July 3, 1929
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1936 Historic photo from Wednesday, July 29, 1936 - Early evening, Grand Opera, Hanlans Point in Toronto IslandEarly evening, Grand Opera, Hanlans Point
78 years ago - Toronto Island - Wednesday, July 29, 1936
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1936 Historic photo from Saturday, August 8, 1936 - Night, Grand Opera, Hanlans Point in Toronto IslandNight, Grand Opera, Hanlans Point
78 years ago - Toronto Island - Saturday, August 8, 1936
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1936 Historic photo from Saturday, August 8, 1936 - Night shot of the grand opera Aida, stadium, Hanlans Point in Toronto IslandNight shot of the grand opera Aida, stadium, Hanlans Point
78 years ago - Toronto Island - Saturday, August 8, 1936
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1939 Historic photo from Wednesday, June 14, 1939 - Toronto Island Airport from roof of the grain elevators in Toronto IslandToronto Island Airport from roof of the grain elevators
75 years ago - Toronto Island - Wednesday, June 14, 1939
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1940 Historic photo from 1940 - Wards Island Hotel, sketch of proposed remodelling in Toronto IslandWards Island Hotel, sketch of proposed remodelling
(Categorized under: Architectural drawings --- Hotels )
74 years ago - Toronto Island - 1940
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1949 Historic photo from 1949 - Aerial view showing part of the Toronto Island airport and houses on Hanlans Point in Toronto IslandAerial view showing part of the Toronto Island airport and houses on Hanlans Point
65 years ago - Toronto Island - 1949
Link to archive record - Map location (From Archives of Ontario)
1955 Historic photo from 1955 - Gibralter Point Lighthouse keeper Mr. Raden Muller near to his cottage, prior to its demolition in Toronto IslandGibralter Point Lighthouse keeper Mr. Raden Muller near to his cottage, prior to its demolition
59 years ago - Toronto Island - 1955
Link to archive record - Map location (From Archives of Ontario)
1970 Historic photo from 1970 - Kids having fun on the swan ride at Centreville in Toronto IslandKids having fun on the swan ride at Centreville
44 years ago - Toronto Island - 1970
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)