Architectural Index for Ontario

Information on Building Name: Federal Avenue

Address: 0 University Avenue
Type of Building: City Blocks
Name of Building: Federal Avenue
Notes: Proposed scheme to create a grand boulevard in the Beaux-arts tradition. It was envisioned as a wide thoroughfare between Bay and York Streets, leading from Union Station to Queen's Park. SEE ALSO: University Avenue under a "Building Name" search.

Design conceived 1911

Architects: Lyle John
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Beaux-arts Toronto 1973 n/a 22-23
John M. Lyle : toward a Canadian architecture 1982 n/a 83-84
Metropolitan Toronto Business Journal 1988 May 44
Toronto Architect Edmund Burke 1995 n/a 163
Toronto Life 2000 Jan. 75+ 34 1
Toronto Star 1971 Dec. ? 10th