Wyandotte Street – 1912

May 30, 2014 20

An interesting postcard view simply labeled as Wyandotte Street. No cross street is given. Seeing as it is labeled as Windsor and not Walkerville, it […]

Jackson Park – 2013

May 28, 2014 6

The other day featured a shot of Jackson Park from 1938 (see below), and above is a shot in the same general direction from 2013, […]

Water Works Gate

May 26, 2014 1

This weekend on a stroll around Jackson Park, this water works gate on the south east corner of Ouellette and Tecumseh caught my eye. It’s […]

Jackson Park – 1938

May 23, 2014 8

A view of the sunken gardens at Jackson Park, taken in 1938, looking east towards Kennedy Collegiate. Note that there’s no pool in the middle […]

2490 McDougall

May 16, 2014 5

The old streamlined moderne factory building at 2490 McDougall is living on borrowed time. The building lost its canopy over the front door, and had […]

Theodule Giradot Esq

May 12, 2014 2

THEODULE GIRADOT ESQ Was born at Arthesaus, France, Feb 12, 1824. Appointed to a position on the faculty of Assumption College and was principal of […]

Samuel Smith MacDonell Esq

May 9, 2014 4

SAMUEL SMITH MacDONELL Was District Clerk in 1850 and 1851, and was Reeve of the Village of Windsor from 1854 to 1857, and elected the […]

J.C. Patterson

May 7, 2014 4

The namesake of the late downtown High School Patterson C.I., taken from From Frederick Neal’s “The Township of Sandwich” published in 1909: HON J.C. PATTERSON […]

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