The images in this board relate to the locations and other things in my, as yet unpublished, novel, Cheap Lipstick.
1953 Chevrolet Bel Air, white over blue
A warm reminder that summer will come around. Lurking in the City of Toronto Archives immense digital photo collection are eight photogra...
I recently came across this neat photo of Ottawa's old streetcars, running along Rideau Street in front of the old train station (currently...
Murphy Gambles on Sparks Street in the late 1940s judging from the cars.
Sparks Street - showing Centre Theatre and Murphy Gambles ca 1955
Sparks Street between O'Connor and Metcalfe 1959
Bronson Trolley Bus
Wellington Street just south of the Parliament buildings facing Union Station at the start of Rideau Street.
Ottawa Street ca 1950s
Parliament Hill 1952
Rideau Canal 1952
Canadian dollar in 1955
Chateau Laurier 1950s
Confederation Square from the roof of Union Station, looking west.
Civil servants leaving work.