From Flickr: “Williams Omnibus (in use 1850-1862), shown in front of Red Lion Hotel, Yonge St., east side, north of Bloor St.” by Toronto Public Library Special Collections

The Williams Omnibus (in use 1850-1862) was the first mass-transportation system in Toronto. Here, it’s shown in front the northern… Read more From Flickr: “Williams Omnibus (in use 1850-1862), shown in front of Red Lion Hotel, Yonge St., east side, north of Bloor St.” by Toronto Public Library Special Collections

From Flickr: “North Toronto C.P.R. Station (opened 1916), Yonge St., e. side, betw. Price St. & Shaftesbury Ave.” by Toronto Public Library Special Collections

This picture shows the North Toronto station of the Canadian Pacific Railway Company (Yonge St., south of St. Clair), which… Read more From Flickr: “North Toronto C.P.R. Station (opened 1916), Yonge St., e. side, betw. Price St. & Shaftesbury Ave.” by Toronto Public Library Special Collections

From Flickr: “Metropolitan Toronto Library, Yonge St., e. side, between Asquith Ave. & Collier St.; INTERIOR.” by Toronto Public Library Special Collections

To celebrate the completion of the Toronto Reference Library Revitalization project, here is a photograph of the Toronto Reference Library… Read more From Flickr: “Metropolitan Toronto Library, Yonge St., e. side, between Asquith Ave. & Collier St.; INTERIOR.” by Toronto Public Library Special Collections