Post Office, Windsor, Canada



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Post Office, Windsor, Canada
Publisher: Warwick Bros & Rutter
Date: 1908
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 5557
Notes: c. 1908; unused; the post office was located on the southwest corner of Ouellette Avenue and Pitt Street; it was built in 1879 and demolished in 1932; the Boer War Monument, designed by Walter Allard, is located at the front entrance. It was dedicated on May 24th, 1906, and later moved to Jackson Park; the reddish brown building behind the post office and park is the Victoria Block (southwest corner of Ouellette Avenue and Chatham Street); given the flags and banners, the photograph may have been taken on Dominion Day (July 1st).
Subject(s): Post Office (Windsor)
Government Buildings
Pitt Street (Windsor)
Ouellette Avenue (Windsor)
Boer War Monument (Windsor)
War Monuments
Allard, Walter, Designer
Victoria Block (Windsor)
Holidays
Boer War
Flags
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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