I, for one, have always wanted a White Christmas (like in the movie), and we seldom ever get a good one. This was my year!
<Trinity College Gates, Queen Street West, 1916>
Herewith some winter and holiday photos from the Archives of TORONTO and the Archives of ONTARIO.
<Wartime snow storm on Bay Street, 1944>
<The Eaton’s (department store) Christmas Catalogue, 1959>
<Looking in the Eaton’s window, 1958>
<Hudson’s Bay window, ca2000>
<TORONTO Bay, 1920, ice boats & coal smoke abound>
<Waiting for the King West streetcar, John St. at King, 1961>
<What’s more wintry than a moose in a Hudson’s Bay blanket.>