Jackson Park, Windsor, Ont.



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Jackson Park, Windsor, Ont.
Publisher: Geller Publication Service
Date: 1963
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): GPS 605
YL9675
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Red Binder
Notes: c. 1963; the postcard view shows the Sunken Gardens which are located in Jackson Park; Jackson Park is located south and east of the intersection of Ouellette Avenue and Tecumseh Road; the park was purchased at the end of 1927 from the Windsor Jockey Club; it was officially named Jackson Park in July 1929 in honour of Mayor Jackson, Windsor's mayor at the time; the construction of the gardens began in 1930 with federal support; the sundial is visible.
Subject(s): Jackson Park (Windsor)
Parks
Tecumseh Road (Windsor)
Ouellette Avenue (Windsor)
Monuments
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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