Sandwich Canal Near Windsor, Ont.



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Sandwich Canal Near Windsor, Ont.
Publisher: Warwick Bros & Rutter Limited
Date: 1905
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 1588
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 2
Notes: c. 1905; The Sandwich Canal was dug (in the 1880's?) from Russell Street, near the Sandwich Mineral Springs, to the Detroit River. It was used to ferry American tourists from Detroit to the hot springs. The springs became part of Lagoon Park which opened in 1902. Unfortunately, they ran dry shortly afterwards. "Published for V. E. Marentette & Son, Windsor, Ont."; addressed to Miss Ethel Bestwick from Stella McTivey
Subject(s): Sandwich Canal
Lagoon Park (Sandwich)
Canals
Parks
Boats
Sandwich Mineral Springs
McTivey, Stella
Place(s): Sandwich (Ontario)
Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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