Assumption College Front View 1920


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Assumption College Front View 1920
Publisher: Assumption College
Date: 1920
Type(s): Photograph
Language: English
Source: Golden Jubilee : Assumption College 1870-1920. Page 42
Notes: The cornerstone of Assumption College was laid in 1855. It first opened to students in 1857 but only became established as Assumption College in 1870; it is the oldest institution of higher learning west of Toronto; the east-west oriented, south wing of the building in the photograph dates to 1875/1876; it was demolished in 1984; the current north-south oriented building was completed in 1884; the original old building, which served as a barracks in the Fenian raids was attached to the south wing; it was pulled down in 1965; Assumption College Chapel was completed in 1908.
Subject(s): Assumption College (Windsor)
Assumption University (Windsor)
University of Windsor
Universities
Huron Church Road (Windsor)
Place(s): Windsor (Ontario)
Sandwich (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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