Greyhound Hood Ornament

In the 1930s, Ford used this elegant greyhound as its cars' hood ornament. I love taking detail photos such as hood ornaments and early radiator caps. They are small artistic works. I was lucky here that a blue tent in the background could double as a blue sky effect.

© Sheila Creighton 2011


Postal Station K

Postal Station K

A stone unicorn and one of the few existing Edward the VIII insignias.

A view of the restored art deco-style Postal Station K in Toronto near Yonge and Eglinton. Sculptures by artist Friedrich Winkler (1898-1974) adorn the recently renovated building. Originally opened in 1937 the building was designed by architect Murray Brown.

© S. Creighton 2009