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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: Ashbridges Still Live on Site Settled in 1854 Now surrounded by hundreds of square miles of Metropolitan Toronto, the Ashbridge residence at 1444 Queen St. E. is surrounded by spacious grounds, shaded by towering elms. Inset [not included] is photo of Jesse Ashbridge, who built the first story of this house in 1854. The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: Ashbridges Still Live on Site Settled in 1854 Now surrounded by hundreds of square miles of Metropolitan Toronto, the Ashbridge residence at 1444 Queen St. E. is surrounded by spacious grounds, shaded by towering elms. Inset [not included] is photo of Jesse Ashbridge, who built the first story of this house in 1854.June 9, 1954,Harry McLorinan transparent
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June 9, 1954
PRINTED IN THE GLOBE AND MAIL
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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Ashbridges Still Live on Site Settled in 1854 Now surrounded by hundreds of square miles of Metropolitan Toronto, the Ashbridge residence at 1444 Queen St. E. is surrounded by spacious grounds, shaded by towering elms. Inset [not included] is photo of Jesse Ashbridge, who built the first story of this house in 1854.
Harry McLorinan / The Globe and Mail
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