Parade On Sandwich Street


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Parade On Sandwich Street
Date: 1887
Type(s): Photograph
Physical Description: b&w; 24x19 cm
Source: Walkerville Times Collection
Notes: May 24th, 1887; Victoria Day Parade of the 21st Essex Battalion Of Infantry (founded 1885). They were renamed the 21st Battalion, Essex Fusiliers in 1887, and are now known as the Essex & Kent Scottish Regiment; the photograph is taken at the intersection of Sandwich Street (now Riverside Drive) and Ouellette Avenue; the tallest building is the Windsor Opera House; the department store, Cameron And Bartlet (has changed names a number of times), is also visible.
Subject(s): Parades
Holidays
Sandwich Street (Windsor)
Ouellette Avenue (Windsor)
Essex And Kent Scottish Regiment (Windsor)
Military
Windsor Opera House
Cameron And Thorburn (Windsor)
Bartlet, MacDonald And Gow (Windsor)
Stores
Commercial Buildings
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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