Some History of the St. Andrew's Area

Highway 401 (and before) historical photographs from the City of Toronto archives

This is a really interesting photograph. In the foreground is the intersection of Wilson Avenue and Avenue Road, with north to the left.

This aerial photograph is from 1954 (click for a higher-resolution image, press Ctrl "+" to zoom in), with the intersection of Yonge Street and Highway 401 in the centre:

Here is a view of that entire photograph.

Compare this to the photograph at the top of this page, which was the same view 24 years earlier: