Breaking Point -Toronto Island erosion

Breaking Point -Toronto Island erosion

Breaking Point – Toronto Island Erosion

  • Created by: NOW Magazine
  • By-Line: Enzo DiMatteo
  • Date: 09-14-2017
  • Provenance: Assembled by Ted English from NOW website;  TRCA documents via Eric Zhelka
  • Notes: See updates from The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority posted further below this article on this page.

… and from The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority:

Tyrrell’s Society Blue Book 1903-04

Tyrrell’s Society Blue Book 1903-04

Tyrrell’s Society Blue Book, 1903-04

  • Created by:
    Wm. Tyrrell & Co., Booksellers And Stationers, 8 King Street West, Toronto
  • Details:

The Society Blue Book of Toronto, Hamilton And London

A Social Directory – A Reliable Directory To Over 2,500 Of The Elite Families Of Toronto, Hamilton And London, Alphabetically Arranged, With Much Additional Information Regarding Families, Club Membership, Summer Residences, Maiden Names, Receiving Days And Other Items Of Social Interest.  Edition For 1903-04

This book provides the regular and summer addresses, many on the Toronto Islands, of “the elite families of Toronto”.

  • Date:
    Published on 1904
  • Provenance:
    via Archives.org
  • Notes: Tyrrells-Society-Blue-Book-1903-0400tyrruoft
  • Format: PDF

Tyrrells-Society-Blue-Book-1903-0400tyrruoft.pdf

Historicist: The People’s Champion

Historicist:  The People’s Champion

Historicist: The People’s Champion

  • Created by: https://torontoist.com/
  • By-Line: Kevin Plummer
  • Date: 09-07-2013
  • Provenance: digitized & reformatted by Ted English
  • Notes:

Lol Solman’s Christmas Box

Lol Solman’s Christmas Box

Lol Solman’s Christmas Box, from the Lakeside Home for Little Children

  • Created by: The Toronto Evening Telegram
  • By-Line: none
  • Date: 12-29-1909
  • Provenance: From the archives of Ted English, from an original newspaper
  • Notes: Lol Solman was the husband of Emily Hanlan, until her death in 1917

John R Durnan – Obituary

John R Durnan – Obituary

John R. Durnan – Obituary

  • Created by:
    Newspaper not identified – From a fragment of the original newspaper article
  • Date:
    October 1942
  • Provenance:
    From the collection of Ted English
  • Notes: Obituary


Ancient Lighthouse Still Sturdy Beacon

Ancient Lighthouse Still Sturdy Beacon

Ancient Lighthouse Still Sturdy Beacon, Keeper’s Cottage In Ruins

Document: The Evening Telegram

Date: 11-17-1948

Provenance: From the archives of Ted English

Digitized by: Ted English, from a copy of the original document

Toronto Rowing Club

Toronto Rowing Club

Sunday Morning At The Toronto Rowing Club

Created By: The Toronto World, from a fragment of the original 1905 newspaper

Date: 08-27-1905

Provenance: From the archives of Ted English

Comment: My best guess is that Eddie Durnan is pictured at right standing on stern of boat and “Doc” Durnan is first on left, standing, suited, with “skimmer”