Metallic Roofing Catalogue S

Most of the images here come from various archives, but there are other sources, like this Metallic Roofing Company catalogue from 1900. It contains many exterior building photos, but more interestingly, interior photos. Here are the Toronto buildings:
A.R. Creelman residence in Queen's Park
A Historic photo from 1900 - Conservatory at the residence of A.R. Creelman in Queen's Park - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Queens ParkConservatory at the residence of A.R. Creelman in Queen's Park - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Queens Park - 1900
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British Hotel
B Historic photo from 1900 - British Hotel bar - Richard Ough architect (north west corner of King St W. and Simcoe) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in King Street WestBritish Hotel bar - Richard Ough architect (north west corner of King St W. and Simcoe) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - King Street West - 1900
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Canadian Pacific Railway freight shed
C Historic photo from 1900 - Canadian Pacific Railway freight shed - foot of John Street - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in HarbourfrontCanadian Pacific Railway freight shed - foot of John Street - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Harbourfront - 1900
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Confederation Life building
C Historic photo from 1900 - Confederation Life seven-floor Romanesque Revival office building - (north east corner of Yonge and Richmond) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictConfederation Life seven-floor Romanesque Revival office building - (north east corner of Yonge and Richmond) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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Dewson Ave School
D Historic photo from 1900 - Ceiling in classroom - Dewson Street School - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Dufferin GroveCeiling in classroom - Dewson Street School - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Dufferin Grove - 1900
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D Historic photo from 1900 - Stairwell - Dewson Street School - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Dufferin GroveStairwell - Dewson Street School - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Dufferin Grove - 1900
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Dominion Bank Head Office
D Historic photo from 1900 - Dominion Bank Head Office pre-1914 skyscraper - (south west corner of King and Yonge) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictDominion Bank Head Office pre-1914 skyscraper - (south west corner of King and Yonge) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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Edward V. Ransford residence
E Historic photo from 1900 - Edward V. Ransford kitchen - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in ParkdaleEdward V. Ransford kitchen - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Parkdale - 1900
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E Historic photo from 1900 - Edward V. Ransford billiards room - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in ParkdaleEdward V. Ransford billiards room - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Parkdale - 1900
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E Historic photo from 1900 - Edward V. Ransford dining room - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in ParkdaleEdward V. Ransford dining room - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Parkdale - 1900
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E Historic photo from 1900 - Edward V. Ransford hallway and stairs - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in ParkdaleEdward V. Ransford hallway and stairs - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Parkdale - 1900
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E Historic photo from 1900 - Edward V. Ransford library - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in ParkdaleEdward V. Ransford library - 25 Harvard Avenue per The Toronto City Directory 1903 - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Parkdale - 1900
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Francis J. Phillips residence
F Historic photo from 1900 - Summer house at the residence of Francis J. Phillips - 63 Queen's Park Blvd - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Queens ParkSummer house at the residence of Francis J. Phillips - 63 Queen's Park Blvd - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Queens Park - 1900
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Old City Hall
O Historic photo from 1900 - Old City Hall and Court House - clock not yet installed, and trees up Bay Street - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in City HallOld City Hall and Court House - clock not yet installed, and trees up Bay Street - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - City Hall - 1900
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Polson Iron Works
P Historic photo from 1900 - Polson Iron Works interior - private office (foot of Sherbourne Street) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in HarbourfrontPolson Iron Works interior - private office (foot of Sherbourne Street) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Harbourfront - 1900
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Pressed Metal Building
The following photos from the catalogue include many interior photos of their own offices, but you can see more photos of the interior and exterior of the building, including the exterior of the showroom that survived until the late 1980s on The Toronto Metallic Roofing Showroom page here.
P Historic photo from 1900 - Birds eye sketch of the Pressed Metal Factory building at King and Dufferin Streets from their 1900 catalogue in Liberty VillageBirds eye sketch of the Pressed Metal Factory building at King and Dufferin Streets from their 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Liberty Village - 1900
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P Historic photo from 1900 - Draughting room - Pressed Metal Builiding - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Liberty VillageDraughting room - Pressed Metal Builiding - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Liberty Village - 1900
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P Historic photo from 1900 - Draughting room - Pressed Metal Builiding - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Liberty VillageDraughting room - Pressed Metal Builiding - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Liberty Village - 1900
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P Historic photo from 1900 - General Office with manual typewriter and safe- Pressed Metal Builiding - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Liberty VillageGeneral Office with manual typewriter and safe- Pressed Metal Builiding - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Liberty Village - 1900
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P Historic photo from 1900 - Managers Private Office - Pressed Metal Builiding - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Liberty VillageManagers Private Office - Pressed Metal Builiding - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Liberty Village - 1900
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Princess Theatre
P Historic photo from 1900 - Princess Theatre interior (originally the the Academy of Music) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in DowntownPrincess Theatre interior (originally the the Academy of Music) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Downtown - 1900
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Queen Victoria School
Q Historic photo from 1900 - Ceiling in classroom - Queen Victoria School (renamed Dr. Rita Cox-Kina MInogok public school) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in King Street WestCeiling in classroom - Queen Victoria School (renamed Dr. Rita Cox-Kina MInogok public school) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - King Street West - 1900
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Salvation Army Temple
S Historic photo from 1900 - Salvation Army Temple interior - ceiling in board room - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in City HallSalvation Army Temple interior - ceiling in board room - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - City Hall - 1900
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S Historic photo from 1900 - Salvation Army Temple interior - ceiling in council chamber - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in City HallSalvation Army Temple interior - ceiling in council chamber - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - City Hall - 1900
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Temple Building
The following pictures of the Temple Building are from the catalogue, but you can see more photos of the interior and exterior, the 1901 IOF Arch illuminated outside the building, etc. on The Temple Building page here.
T Historic photo from 1900 - Temple Building - 1896 - 1970 - architect George W. Gouinlock - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictTemple Building - 1896 - 1970 - architect George W. Gouinlock - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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T Historic photo from 1900 - Temple Building interior - Fire-proof doors looking out to 2nd floor arched window - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictTemple Building interior - Fire-proof doors looking out to 2nd floor arched window - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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T Historic photo from 1900 - Temple Building interior stairs - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictTemple Building interior stairs - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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T Historic photo from 1900 - Temple Building interior - Masonic monogram sliding fire doors to elevators - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictTemple Building interior - Masonic monogram sliding fire doors to elevators - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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T Historic photo from 1900 - Temple Building interior - 'stag panel communicating doors' duplex copper-plated steel - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictTemple Building interior - 'stag panel communicating doors' duplex copper-plated steel - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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T Historic photo from 1900 - Temple Building interior office and view over Toronto - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictTemple Building interior office and view over Toronto - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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T Historic photo from 1900 - Temple Building interior doors, trim for glass partitions - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictTemple Building interior doors, trim for glass partitions - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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T Historic photo from 1900 - Temple Building interior - statue and glass door with transom - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictTemple Building interior - statue and glass door with transom - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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Union Station
U Historic photo from 1900 - Union Station (second version, built 1896) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictUnion Station (second version, built 1896) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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U Historic photo from 1900 - Union Station (second version, built 1896) with ad for the Verral Cab, Omnibus And Baggage Transfer Co - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictUnion Station (second version, built 1896) with ad for the Verral Cab, Omnibus And Baggage Transfer Co - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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University of Toronto
U Historic photo from 1900 - University of Toronto Library on King's College Circle - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in University of Toronto (U of T)University of Toronto Library on King's College Circle - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - University of Toronto (U of T) - 1900
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Walker House
W Historic photo from 1900 - Walker House interior - dining room  - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictWalker House interior - dining room - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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Winchester Hotel & Hall
W Historic photo from 1900 - Winchester Hotel & Hall interior - built 1888 in Second-Empire style (Lakeview Hotel at the time - south east corner of Parliament and Winchester St. and Simcoe) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in CabbagetownWinchester Hotel & Hall interior - built 1888 in Second-Empire style (Lakeview Hotel at the time - south east corner of Parliament and Winchester St. and Simcoe) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Cabbagetown - 1900
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W.R. Brock & Co warehouse
W Historic photo from 1900 - W.R. Brock & Co warehouse (Bay and Wellington) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue in Financial DistrictW.R. Brock & Co warehouse (Bay and Wellington) - Pressed Metal Co 1900 catalogue
124 years ago - Financial District - 1900
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List of all subjects. You can also see all the historic photos for a given neighbourhood. We also have a list of all the photos arranged by date.

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1900 Historic photo from 1900 - Metallic Roofing Co of Canada Catalogue S - 1900 in Liberty VillageMetallic Roofing Co of Canada Catalogue S - 1900
124 years ago - Liberty Village - 1900
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