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By Mike Filey

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A Toronto Album 2, spouse variation to Mike Filey's immensely renowned unique album, is a photographic trip via bustling Toronto from the overdue Nineteen Thirties to the early Seventies. one of the 100-plus pictures is a quartet that indicates the impressive alterations to Toronto's skyline over a half-century. Others catch the 1939 royal stopover at, steam trains of their twilight years, the evolution of the health center for ill youngsters, a glance at Christmas earlier, and glimpses of some landmark structures we were not shrewdpermanent sufficient to maintain. A Toronto Album 2 is a memento Torontonians will treasure.

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A Toronto Album 2, significant other variation to Mike Filey's immensely well known unique album, is a photographic trip via bustling Toronto from the overdue Nineteen Thirties to the early Seventies. one of the 100-plus pictures is a quartet that exhibits the outstanding adjustments to Toronto's skyline over a half-century. Others seize the 1939 royal stopover at, steam trains of their twilight years, the evolution of the health center for in poor health teenagers, a glance at Christmas previous, and glimpses of some landmark structures we were not shrewdpermanent adequate to maintain.

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All the old buildings were demolished and the area turned into parkland. The Sheraton Centre Hotel, which opened in October 1972, now occupies the site. 54 A Toronto Album 2 66 Barker Air Field, North York Township, 1941. pioneer aerial photography business that was co-owned by two Canadian First World War aces and Victoria Cross winners, Billy Bishop and Billy Barker. Later tenants included Century Airways (owned by future Toronto mayor and aviation enthusiast Allan Lamport), National Air Transport, and Leavens Brothers.

59 Mike Filey 69 Famous Players' Hollywood Theatre, Yonge Street north of St. Clair Avenue, 1959. When the Hollywood opened on the evening of October 27, 1930, it had the distinction of being the first theatre in Canada to be built specifically for the showing of the recently introduced "all talking" movies. Until then, all Toronto theatres had been con- structed as silent film houses. The Hollywood's brightly illuminated marquee was specially designed to make this part of Yonge Street look like a little patch of New York City's "Great White Way" The theatre was demolished in early 1999.

In its early years the field was used by Bishop-Barker Aeroplanes Limited, a 55 MikeFiley \o LO A Toronto Album 2 67 The new Malt on Airport and its even newer Administration Building, circa 1939. In the summer of 1910 a flying meet was held on the Trethewey farm northwest of the city. Aviation was in its infancy, and when aviator Count Jacques de Lesseps piloted his crude biplane over the City of Toronto on July 13 citizens were totally flabbergasted. Over the years, numerous small, grass-covered airfields sprang up all around the city.

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