Xmas cards mailed in Toronto 1924-1927

11 Dec


The Christmas card in the centre of the above picture is a modern card (2012), but the cards surrounding it were sent in Toronto during the 1920s. The 1920s cards were much smaller than the cards of today.

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Front and back views of a Christmas card mailed in 1927. It was in the form of a traditional post card.


               This card was mailed in 1926, and is 5 “ by 3”


               The interior of the card viewed above that was mailed in 1926.


This 3 1/2” by 4 1/2 “ card was mailed in 1927. The reverse side of the card is blank.


                  This children’s card was mailed in 1924, and is 4 1/2” by 3 1/2 “.


                                         The interior of the children’s card


                 This small card is a mere 2 3/4″ by 4 “.

To view other posts about Christmas in Toronto

Christmas at Mackenzie house on Bond Street.

Christmas at Toronto’s St. Lawrence Market

The Christmas Market at the Distillery District

Memories of the Christmas windows of the Simpson’s store on Queen Street

Christmas at the Kensington Market

Memories of Toyland on the fifth floor of the old Eaton’s Store at Queen and Yonge Street

The Christmas lights on Yonge Street in the 1950s

The history of Toronto’s Santa Claus Parade

The 1940s Christmas radio broadcasts featuring Santa Claus

Christmas at Toronto’s historic St. Andrew’s Market

Christmas trees and seasonal decorations in Toronto

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