WTJHS for a tour a Toronto Reference Library (TRL) on Wed, Nov 15, 2017

St. James Hotel, Toronto, 1896
The St. James Hotel stood on the east side of York St., between the Esplanade and Front St. West, in Toronto.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 1896
Identifier: B 12-15b
Format: Picture
Rights: Public domain
Courtesy: Toronto Public Library Digital Archive


Join members of the WTJHS for a tour and presentation at the Toronto Reference Library (TRL) on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.

The tour and presentation will highlight materials – both original and on-line — in the Special Collection Department and the Humanities & Social Science Department with a with an emphasis on the information regarding the West Toronto Junction.

After the presentation, you will be able to explore the extensive maps collection, city directories, historical atlases, digitized and microfilmed newspapers and so much more! Please bring your library card or other form of identification.

The Toronto Reference Library is located at 789 Yonge Street, Toronto –  on the east side of Yonge Street, one block north of Bloor Street.  It is suggested that you take public transit to the TRL.  The closest TTC subway station is Bloor/Yonge.  It is not recommended to drive to the Library. Parking in the immediate area is extremely limited.

This session has been organized for WTJHS members.  You must register to attend the session.  Please send an e-mail to the Society at junctionhistorical@gmail.com.  Please title your e-mail – Tour of Toronto Reference Library.   Please include your name and phone numbers.

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