Giles Boulevard, Looking East, Essex County War Memorial In The Foreground, Windsor, Ont., Canada



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Giles Boulevard, Looking East, Essex County War Memorial In The Foreground, Windsor, Ont., Canada
Publisher: Windsor News Co. Ltd.
Date: 1930
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 73
129977
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 2
Notes: Postmarked 1930; "Giles Boulevard, beautifully situated at the south end of Windsor and running east an west, is one of the show streets of Windsor. It is handsomely adorned with pretty flowers and shrubberies and its homes rank among the finest of Windsor."; the Essex County War Memorial was designed by George F. Masson to remember those who died in World War I; it was unveiled on November 11th, 1924. It was originally located at the intersection of Giles Boulevard and Ouellette Avenue, facing Ouellette Avenue. In 1965, it was moved to University Avenue, north of City Hall; addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Nygren
Subject(s): Essex County War Memorial (Windsor)
War Monuments
Giles Boulevard (Windsor)
Ouellette Avenue (Windsor)
Masson, George F., Designer
World War I
Houses
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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