Useful Links

Toronto History Resources

BlogTO – Often posts about the history, culture, happenings in and about Toronto

City of Toronto Archives – The source for Toronto’s historical records including maps, tax assessments, city directories, building permits etc..

City of Toronto Inventory of Heritage Properties – Buildings that have been designated as having historical, cultural, architectural value

City of Toronto Museums – 10 city-run museums which together tells some of the story of Toronto

Goads Toronto – Digitized fire insurance maps

Heritage Toronto – The voice for heritage in Toronto

Historicist – Torontoist articles particularly dealing with Toronto history

Toronto Historic Maps – Layered Google Map style views of historic maps

Toronto Public Library – Their digital archival collection supplements the Toronto archives nicely

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