Title: 
Distillery Offices, South Front, Coronation Year 1937, Hiram Walker And Sons Limited, Walkerville, Ontario, Canada
Year: 
1937
Type(s): 
Postcard
Language: 
English
Source: 
Mike Skreptak Collection; Dexter Box
Notes: 
Dated 1937; distillery offices of Hiram Walker and Sons on Sandwich Street East (now Riverside Drive East) in Walkerville, Ontario; decorated for coronation year; the distillery offices took 2 years to build and officially opened in 1894; "distillers of Canadian Club Whisky, Walkerville, Ontario, Canada; established 1858"; the coronation was originally for King Edward VIII who was supposed to be crowned on May 12th, 1937; when he abdicated, the same coronation date was kept for King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.
Subject(s): 
Hiram Walker And Sons Limited (Walkerville)
Commercial Buildings
Sandwich Street (Windsor)
Riverside Drive (Windsor)
Queen Elizabeth (Queen Mother)
King George VI
King Edward VIII
Place(s): 
Walkerville (Ontario)
Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: 
Public Domain
Repository: 
University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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