Bird's Eye View Looking West, Windsor, Canada



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Bird's Eye View Looking West, Windsor, Canada
Publisher: Howell Brothers And Knowlton
Date: 1912
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 647-17
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 3
Notes: Postmarked 1912; aerial view of Windsor, looking west along Pitt Street from the intersection of Pitt Street and Windsor Avenue (which no longer goes this far north); the William Gray and Sons Company, on the northwest corner of the intersection, was a Chatham company that made carriages; the Herendeen Hotel (on the southwest corner of Pitt Street East and Goyeau Street) can be seen; also advertising for Quaker Oats; horse-drawn carriages are visible; this area was one of Windsor's factory districts; the postcard is addressed to Mrs. Norman Lamb.
Subject(s): Pitt Street (Windsor)
Windsor Avenue (Windsor)
Goyeau Street (Windsor)
Gray, William And Sons Company, Carriages (Windsor)
Advertising
Herendeen Hotel (Windsor)
Commercial Buildings
Hotels
Factory Districts
Detroit River
Carriages
Factories
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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