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Photos

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Painting of a stagecoach passing Little Trinity Church
Painting of a stagecoach passing Little Trinity Church
 
  10 Feb 2019
William Gooderham, Rector's Warden, Little Trinity Church
William Gooderham, Rector's Warden, Little Trinity Church
 
  10 Feb 2019
The York Club
The York Club
George Gooderham's house on Bloor at St. George was named by him as "Waveney", after the river where Scole (the family town in England) was situated. The local populace, however, called it "Alca Hall". It is now the York Club.

Editor's note: Why "Alca Hall?" 
  10 Feb 2019
On the Steps of the RCYC 1912
On the Steps of the RCYC 1912
 
  21 Jan 2019
Painting of Oriole by A.G. MacKinnon
Painting of Oriole by A.G. MacKinnon
A sailing ship belonging to George Gooderham and sailed from the RCYC 
  21 Jan 2019
Selby Hotel, Once Charles Horace Gooderham's house
Selby Hotel, Once Charles Horace Gooderham's house
 
  21 Jan 2019
Charles Horace Gooderham house on Sherbourne at Selby St.
Charles Horace Gooderham house on Sherbourne at Selby St.
 
  21 Jan 2019
Charles Horace Gooderham's home on Sherbourne at Selby St.
Charles Horace Gooderham's home on Sherbourne at Selby St.
Now a historic building relocated to the far eastern edge of the property to make way for a new condominium 
  21 Jan 2019
Selby Hotel on Sherbourne, once Charles Horace Gooderham's house
Selby Hotel on Sherbourne, once Charles Horace Gooderham's house
 
  21 Jan 2019
Island home ownership report
Island home ownership report
Compiled from records at Toronto Archives
Lists addresses and owners (and tenants) of homes on Toronto Islands owned by Gooderham and Worts family members 
  21 Jan 2019
George Gooderham Toronto Island home
George Gooderham Toronto Island home
Photo accompanying Sally Gobson's article titled Toronto Island Connections 
  21 Jan 2019
Lillian M. Beatty Toronto Island Home
238 Lakeshore
Lillian M. Beatty Toronto Island Home 238 Lakeshore
 
  21 Jan 2019
William George Gooderham's Toronto Island home
William George Gooderham's Toronto Island home
254 Lakeshore Rd. Centre Island 
  21 Jan 2019
George Gooderham, son of William
George Gooderham, son of William
George was an avid sailor and Commodore of the RCYC 
  21 Jan 2019
G&W boat
G&W boat
source unknown
possibly docked at RCYC 
  21 Jan 2019
Annals of the Royal Canadian Yacht Club 1852 - 1937
Excerpts describing the history of the Gooderham's at the RCYC and the Oriole.
Annals of the Royal Canadian Yacht Club 1852 - 1937 Excerpts describing the history of the Gooderham's at the RCYC and the Oriole.
by Snider, C. H. J. (Charles Henry Jeremiah), 1879-1971.
Year/Format: 1937,
Subjects:
Royal Canadian Yacht Club--History.
Yachting--Ontario--Toronto.
Publication information: Toronto : Rous & Mann, 1937-
Language: English
Format: Regular Print Book
More creator details: compiled by C.H.J. Snider.
Contents note: [v. 1.] 1852-1937 
  21 Jan 2019
Bank of Toronto branch in Rossland BC
Bank of Toronto branch in Rossland BC
 
  21 Jan 2019
Four dollar bill of the Bank of Toronto with James G. Worts' and William Gooderham's portraits and letter of praise for their service.
Four dollar bill of the Bank of Toronto with James G. Worts' and William Gooderham's portraits and letter of praise for their service.
The complaint reads (as best as I can make out): "May 9th this is the first Bill I received bearing the portraits of my worthy old bosses. in keeping with a pair of worthy businessmen who have stood the brunt of over forty years mercantile and other business with integrity and to the great benefit of the community..." 
  21 Jan 2019
Ten dollar bill from Bank of Toronto 1923
Ten dollar bill from Bank of Toronto 1923
 
  21 Jan 2019
the Bank of Toronto
the Bank of Toronto
Located at 58 Wellington St E. (or 68 or 70 Church St. depending on the date) at the N.W. corner of Church St, and Wellington and Front St. Sadly, torn down and replaced with a Pizza Pizza. 
  21 Jan 2019
Bank of Toronto brief description
Bank of Toronto brief description
 
  21 Jan 2019

Documents

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History of Little Trinity Church 1844 - 1965
History of Little Trinity Church 1844 - 1965
Portion af an article of the history of Little Trinity Church 
  10 Feb 2019
James G. Worts, Rector's Warden at Little Trinity Church
James G. Worts, Rector's Warden at Little Trinity Church
 
  10 Feb 2019
York Club - A Monster House
York Club - A Monster House
Article by John Bentley Mays 
  10 Feb 2019
Members Only - a private club
Members Only - a private club
Photo and article about the York Club, once the home of George Gooderham, now a private member's club. 
  10 Feb 2019
Letter re York Club memories
Letter re York Club memories
Letter re: memories of tea at Grandpa's (George Gooderham's home, now The York Club 
  10 Feb 2019
Presentation of a 'saluting' gun to the Oriole
Presentation of a "saluting" gun to the Oriole
1881 article about a saluting gun presented by James G. Worts, to the Oriole, owned then by John Leys, Vice-Commodore of the RCYC. 
  21 Jan 2019
Kwasind newsletter about return of Oriole sailing ship to RCYC
Kwasind newsletter about return of Oriole sailing ship to RCYC
The first Oriole was launched in 1871 and thus began a long and illustrious line of Gooderham flagships. The sketch, Oriole IV (now HCMS Oriole)began her career in 1921, built and launched for Commodore George Horace Gooderham... 
  21 Jan 2019
Selby has a Bohemian Charm all its own by Greg Quill, published in the Star
Selby has a Bohemian Charm all its own by Greg Quill, published in the Star
 
  21 Jan 2019
Heritage report about home of Charles Horace Gooderham on Sherbourne and Selby st.
Heritage report about home of Charles Horace Gooderham on Sherbourne and Selby st.
 
  21 Jan 2019
Hotel of varied Fortune
by Mike Filey
Hotel of varied Fortune by Mike Filey
Built by Henry Gooderham, son of William but lived in by his brother Charles HBorace Gooderham. 
  21 Jan 2019
Toronto Island Connections by Sally Gibson
Toronto Island Connections by Sally Gibson
Article describing the connection between the Toronto Islands, G&W, family members and the RCYC. Today the close historical connection between the distillery and the Island is symbolized by the location of the RCYC city landing on the tip of the post-war extension of the Gooderham & Worts wharf at the foot of Parliament Street. 
  21 Jan 2019
Gooderham and Wort's director of the Bank of Toronto
Gooderham and Wort's director of the Bank of Toronto
List of names and dates of Gooderhams and Worts who were directors of the Bank of Toronto 
  21 Jan 2019
Note Focuses on Toronto's History by John G. Humphris
Note Focuses on Toronto's History by John G. Humphris
Article discussing the bank notes of the Bank of Toronto. 
  21 Jan 2019
History of the Bank of Toronto building
History of the Bank of Toronto building
Article describing the history of the Bank of Toronto building designed by William Kauffman. 
  21 Jan 2019

Individuals

 ID   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Born/Christened   Location   Last Modified 
I2148 
Turner, Paul Dwight 
b. 25 Jan 1945  Toronto, ON, Canada  12 Feb 2019
I42 
Hargraft, Ella Douglas 
b. 21 Jan, 1854   8 Feb 2019
I3144 
Morgan, Marcel Turner 
b. 28 May 1885   23 Jan 2019
I3435 
Anslem, Jean 
   21 Jan 2019
I196 
Cosby, Frederick Lorne 
b. 8 Oct 1874   21 Jan 2019
I201 
Cosby, Crawford Stuart 
b. 22 Jul 1886  Toronto, ON, Canada  21 Jan 2019
I3434 
Baker, Nellie 
b. 1892   21 Jan 2019

Families
  
 ID   Father ID   Father's Name   Mother ID   Mother's Name   Married   Last Modified 
 F1069 
 I3144  Marcel Turner Morgan  I198  Edna Noel Cosby  24 Apr 1916  23 Jan 2019
 F1167 
 I201  Crawford Stuart Cosby  I3434  Nellie Baker    21 Jan 2019