Vin Villa, Pelee Island, Canada

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Vin Villa, Pelee Island, Canada
Date: 1910
Type(s): Postcard
Language: English
Identifier(s): 1639; 196180
Source: Dan Boudreau Collection
Notes: Postmarked 1910; addressed to Mrs. A. B. Herring; Vin Villa Winery was the first in Ontario, founded in 1866 by Thaddeus Smith and D. J. Williams; the house was built in 1868 by Thaddeus Smith and burned to the ground in 1963; Vin Villa was known for its Catawba wines.
Subject(s): Vin Villa (Pelee Island)
Smith, Thaddeus
Williams, D. J.
Place(s): Pelee Island (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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