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and where did you buy photo supplies in 1909?

Toronto. Well, if you were here, you might have gone to J O Ramsey & Co Photo Supplies. This photo was taken in 1909 by Owen Staples (1866-1949) at the NE corner of Bay and Melinda. It was used by … Continue reading

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Eaton’s – Cameras & Photographic Supplies

Toronto. When I was a kid and a young adult Eaton’s was the store in Canada. Eaton’s and Simpson’s were on either side of Queen West at Yonge Street. The new Eaton’s College Street blocks north on Yonge never caught … Continue reading

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A sign of the times 21 years later

Toronto. My thanks to George Dunbar who reminded me about the site Urban Toronto. On that site using the nom de plumeĀ “Goldie”, George posts many of his personal photographs. As many of you may know, the long retired gentleman was … Continue reading

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