Historic Toronto photos from January 1

There are a number of great web sites that provide historic photos from around Toronto. As I was collecting them for an interactive historic map of the city I realized that it was also interesting to find photos that were taken around the current time of the year.

If you'd like to see photos from today, you can always load this page without parameters to see the last few days worth of photos.

You can also see all the historic photos for a given neighbourhood. A subset of the photos have also been arranged by subject.

 
 

1935 Historic photo from Tuesday, January 1, 1935 - Looking north-easterly up Bathurst St. from top of new concrete bridge on Old Forest Hill Rd. in Forest HillLooking north-easterly up Bathurst St. from top of new concrete bridge on Old Forest Hill Rd.
89 years ago - Tuesday, January 1, 1935 - Forest Hill
Max temp: 1.1°C - Min temp: -7.8°C - 2.3cm of snowfall (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1955 Historic photo from Saturday, January 1, 1955 - Leaside Airfield in LeasideLeaside Airfield
69 years ago - Saturday, January 1, 1955 - Leaside at 76 Brentcliffe Road at Broadway Ave
Max temp: 5.0°C - Min temp: 1.7°C - 1.0cm of snow on the ground (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library Still not back as of March 2024)
1955 Historic photo from Saturday, January 1, 1955 - Leaside Post office in LeasideLeaside Post office
69 years ago - Saturday, January 1, 1955 - Leaside
Max temp: 5.0°C - Min temp: 1.7°C - 1.0cm of snow on the ground (weather details)
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library Still not back as of March 2024)
1972 Historic photo from Saturday, January 1, 1972 - About 700 people at a New Years Eve party in one of the Ontario Place pavilion pods in Ontario PlaceAbout 700 people at a New Years Eve party in one of the Ontario Place pavilion pods
52 years ago - Saturday, January 1, 1972 - Ontario Place at 955 Lakeshore Boulevard West
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library Still not back as of March 2024)
  
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