Postcards

Royal Bank, Toronto

A look at Toronto from days gone by, this postcard was postmarked 1920, from Ethel to Flora. Ethel was in Niagara Falls and writing to let Flora know that she wouldn’t be home in time for their scheduled visit.

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Postcards

The Royal York Hotel, Toronto

The Royal York, located at 100 Front Street West, Toronto, opened in 1929 and was billed as the largest hotel in the British Empire. With 28 floors and over 1,000 rooms – each with their own bathroom and shower/tub, this was the elite place to stay. Located across the street from Union Station, the hotel […]

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