A map of Metropolitan Toronto in 1960 with proposed regional library locations. It shows existing libraries, owned sites, and new sites for regional libraries and local branches.
1960 proposed regional library location
Metropolitan Toronto (Ont.), Cartographer
LibrariesPopulationGreater Toronto AreaToronto1960
1 map : black & white ; 45 x 70 cm, on sheet 50 x 72 cm
ImageMill Imaging Library v3.000 2013
Scale approximately 1:60,000.
Shows existing libraries, owned sites, and new sites, for regional libraries and local branches.
Figures show estimated 1980 population.
"21 regional libraries, of which nine would be provided by enlarging existing libraries, and 3 more would be built on sites already owned."
Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .