Resources

Stories
Historicist on the Torontoist website
Mike Filey on Toronto Sun website
History articles on Spacing website
Toronto Modern website by Robert Moffatt (focus on architecture)
Toronto Dreams Project Historical Ephemera website
Historic Toronto blog by Doug Taylor

Plaques
Plaque directory by Alan Brown
Toronto Heritage and Google Map of selected plaques
Toronto Dreams Project Sticky Plaques

Maps
Scanned maps at the Toronto Archives
Don Valley Historical Mapping Project
Goads Atlas of Toronto – Nathan Ng
University of Toronto Digital Maps Collection
Archives of Canada Map Collection
Old Maps Online website
University of Alabama collection
Historical Maps of Toronto website

Images
Lost Toronto website
Vintage Toronto website
Toronto Archive Flickr website
Toronto Archive – Scanned Photos (click “Scanned Photos Only” under search box)
Toronto Archive – Scanned Photos – organized by fonds and series
Miscellany Toronto Photographs: Then and Now forum
What Was There website (map-based image search)
BlogTO – History of Toronto in Photos

Archives
Toronto Archives
Ontario Archives
Canadian Archives

Organizations
Cabbagetown Preservation Association
City of Toronto – Heritage Preservation Services
City of Toronto (arms-length agency) – Heritage Toronto
Etobicoke Historical Society
Friends of Fort York and Garrison Common
Kensington Market Historical Society
North Toronto Historical Society
North York Historical Society
Ontario Historical Society
Riverdale Historical Society
Scarborough Historical Society
Swansea Historical Society & William Small Archives
Toronto Architectural Conservancy
Toronto Historical Association
Toronto Railway Heritage Association
Town of York Historical Society
West Toronto Junction Historical Society
Weston Historical Society
York Pioneer and Historical Society

Blogs / Series
City of Toronto – Heritage Preservation Services
Toronto Club History – The Grid – Denise Benson

Architecture
Art Deco Toronto website
TOBuilt (by Bob Krawczyk) – Building Database

Transit
TTC Maps – Transit Toronto

Books
Heritage Preservation Department List
Mike Filey Books

Chronology
Timeline of Toronto History (Wikipedia)

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