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Hart House (University of Toronto) (Explored)

EXPLORE May 12, 2009

 

In saving up for my new Nikon D300 I have yet to get a wide angle lens, so this image is actually made up of 18 images to give it the wide feel.

 

Hart House (University of Toronto)

 

Hart House is a student activity centre at the University of Toronto. Established in 1919, it is one of the earliest North American student centres. Hart House was initiated and financed by Vincent Massey, an alumnus and benefactor of the university, and was named in honour of his grandfather, Hart Massey. The Gothic-revival complex was the work of architect Henry Sproatt, who subsequently designed the campanile at its southwestern corner, Soldiers' Tower.

 

Conceived as a place for cultural, intellectual and recreational functions alike, Hart House contains a range of facilities that include a gymnasium, swimming pool, archery range, theatre, art gallery, reading and sitting rooms, lounges and reception areas, offices, libra

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