Present Past is a dynamic approach to a rephotographic survey.
The City of Toronto has gone through many changes over the years. Certain buildings have stood the test of time and are dwarfed by the towers that surround them. Others have disappeared altogether. This series includes both to show the ever-changing face of the City of Toronto.
Vintage images from the Toronto Archives are merged with modern day images.
Northeast corner of King St w & Bay St 1926 vs 2018
The Sterling Bank of Canada, northeast corner of King St W and Bay St.
Established in 1873, the St Lawrence Bank was later renamed the Standard Bank of Canada. The bank had 50 branches which expanded to 77 upon acquiring the Western Bank of Canada. The Sterling Bank of Canada merged with the Standard Bank of Canada in 1924. By 1928 the bank would merge with the Canadian Bank of Commerce.
City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 1244, Item 7098
Umbrella Edition - Signed and numbered series of 25.
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