Island View Hotel Opposite Belle Isle On Canadian Shore



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Island View Hotel Opposite Belle Isle On Canadian Shore
Publisher: Wolverine News Co.
Date: 1910
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): S. 52
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Black Binder 3
Notes: Postmarked 1910; addressed to Mr. B.C. Kleinmaier; the Island View Hotel was built in 1904 by Henri Hebert. It later became Abars Tavern. It was located at the foot of Lauzon Road on Riverside Drive East, then known as Sandwich Street. It was demolished in 2016. Originally, it was a stage coach stop and then later became a prohibition-era roadhouse, popular with Americans.
Subject(s): Island View Hotel (Windsor)
Sailboats
Docks
Detroit River
Boats
Abars Tavern (Windsor)
Hebert, Henri
Lauzon Road (Windsor)
Riverside Drive (Windsor)
Sandwich Street (Windsor)
Hotels
Taverns
Waterfront (Windsor)
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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