Title: 
William Pitt Hotel, Chatham, Ontario, Canada
Year: 
1940
Type(s): 
Postcard
Language: 
English
Source: 
Mike Skreptak Collection; Box 1
Notes: 
c. 1940; the William Pitt Hotel was located on the southwest corner of 6th Street and King Street West, Chatham Ontario; it was built on the site of the former Garner Hotel, which burned to the ground following a grease fire on December 18th 1929; owner John Garner rebuilt the hotel which opened in 1931 under the new name, the William Pitt Hotel; known for hosting bands and entertainers, it was sold and torn down in 1980, and was replaced with the Chatham Downtown Centre (Sears Mall).
Subject(s): 
William Pitt Hotel (Chatham)
Hotels
Sixth Street (Chatham)
King Street (Chatham)
Commercial Buildings
Place(s): 
Chatham (Ontario)
Rights: 
Public Domain
Repository: 
University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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