Canada Building And Prince Edward Hotel, Windsor, Ontario, 1937



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Canada Building And Prince Edward Hotel, Windsor, Ontario, 1937
Publisher: F. H. Leslie Limited
Date: 1937
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 3
Notes: c. 1937; the Canada Building is located at 364-366 Ouellette Avenue on the east side of Ouellette Avenue between Park Street and University Avenue (formerly London Street); built in 1928, it is a 14 storey Art Deco office tower; it was erected by the Border Cities' Star as a store and office building; original features included basement and second floor arcade shops; the Prince Edward Hotel was located on the northeast corner of Ouellette Avenue and Park Street; it was designed by the Buffalo architects, Esenwein And Johnson, with Albert McPhail, as associate architect; it contained 250 rooms and was operated by the United Hotels Company; it opened in 1922, closed in 1967, and was demolished in 1976.
Subject(s): Canada Building (Windsor)
Prince Edward Hotel (Windsor)
Ouellette Avenue (Windsor)
Park Street (Windsor)
Esenwein and Johnson, Architects
McPhail, Albert, Architect
Hotels
Government Buildings
Commercial Buildings
Border Cities Star (Newspaper)
Stores
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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