Hon. W. C. Kennedy Collegiate Institute



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Hon. W. C. Kennedy Collegiate Institute
Publisher: Meyers Studio
Date: 1965
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 58516
Source: Mike Skreptak Collection; Red Binder
Notes: c. 1965; Kennedy Collegiate is a secondary school located on the southwest corner of Tecumseh Road East and McDougall Street; it was opened in October 1929 and has a unique turreted architecture; it was named after William Costello Kennedy, a local politician; the secondary school is viewed from Jackson Park's Sunken Gardens; the 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.
Subject(s): Kennedy Collegiate Institute (Windsor)
Schools
Tecumseh Road (Windsor)
McDougall Street (Windsor)
Ouellette Avenue (Windsor)
Kennedy, William C.
Jackson Park (Windsor)
Parks
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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