Mural Map of Canada

Portraits From the Past

Organization: Village of Islington

Style: Heritage

Each mural was inspired by old photos from the area to create a gallery effect of framed paintings. These include: Apple Packers at Bigham family orchards, Rathburn and Martingrove ~1917; Sunday Afternoon, a scene showing the family of famous Islington photographer Walter Moorhouse on their veranda at 34 MacPherson Ave. (now Aberfoyle); Islington’s First Car, a 1917 Chevrolet owned by the Appleby family; and the Village Shoemaker, Mr. Nelson in the 20th century.

Location: 4884 Dundas St W, Etobicoke, ON M9A 1B5, Canada | Get Directions