Then. Richard Harper House. Southeast corner of Simcoe and Queen. Built 1855; the picture might be 1880s-ish? There is already a streetcar track in the middle of a not-yet-paved Queen Street.

Richard Harper House, Queen and Simcoe, Toronto, circa 1880s

1923. Still there.

Richard Harper House, Queen and Simcoe, Toronto, circa 1923

1951. Yep, still there. But, according to the fine print, soon to come down in 1954.

Richard Harper House, Queen and Simcoe, Toronto, circa 1923

Now. September 2012.

Queen and Simcoe, Toronto, 2012