From Flickr: “Humber River, looking w., n. of Old Mill Road bridge, Toronto, Ont.” by Toronto Public Library Special Collections

April 1, 2015 Uncategorized

This image, digitized from a 1919 dry-plate negative, shows what we are all longing for β€” the arrival of spring! The three girls (probably the daughters of the photographer, Charles A. Williams) stood watching the break-up near the Old Mill Road bridge over the Humber River 95 years ago.

Creator: Williams, Charles A., Canadian, fl. 1897-1962
Date: 1919
Identifier: 964-6-12
Format: Ephemera
Rights: Public domain
Courtesy: Toronto Public Library.
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