Bird's Eye View Of Windsor, Canada, 1909



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Bird's Eye View Of Windsor, Canada, 1909
Date: 1909
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 2540
Notes: Postmarked 1909; aerial view; addressed to Miss Alta Strohman?; bottom left: the Armouries, located on London Street (now University Avenue); the building west of the Armouries, facing Ouellette Avenue is the Curry Hall Building (later renamed the Heintzman Building). The reddish brown building on the west side of Ouellette Avenue is the Victoria Block. On the side of the building there is a sign for A. D. Bowlby, Clothing. Further north, also on the west side of Ouellette Avenue, the post office is visible. The back of Windsor Opera House (red building) is also visible on Sandwich Street. It lost its tower sometime around 1908. Cartier Place (now Freedom Way) runs south, on the east side of the Armouries.
Subject(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Detroit (Michigan)
Detroit River
Ships
Houses
Commercial Buildings
Government Buildings
Military Buildings
Armouries (Windsor)
London Street (Windsor)
Curry Hall Building (Windsor)
Ouellette Avenue (Windsor)
Stores
Victoria Block (Windsor)
Bowlby, A. D., Clothing (Windsor)
Post Office (Windsor)
Windsor Opera House
Cartier Place (Windsor)
Freedom Way (Windsor)
Heintzman Building (Windsor)
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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