Old PhotographsWindsor

Old Windsor Photos

From the collection of Bernie Drouilliard, sent to me by John Stefani. Here is another round of classic Windsor transportation images. Those guys have in the past, contributed a fair amout of histoical Windsor photographs. I look forward to future contibutions, and I will add the previous entries back shortly. The good old horse drawn buggy street car or Omnibus. This photo was taken on…
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Photo Du JourWindsor

WINDSOR THEN & NOW - Photo Du Jour - 09/14/2005

This week’s Photo Du Jour’s will feature a series of “Then and Now” shots from old post cards to how that scene looks today. This scene is looking west along University Avenue at the Intersection of Pelissier & University. The original post card…
Photo Du JourWindsor

WINDSOR THEN & NOW - Photo Du Jour - 09/16/2005

This week’s Photo Du Jour’s will feature a series of “Then and Now” shots from old post cards to how that scene looks today. This scene is the intersection of Ouellette Ave. & Park St. near the Tunnel Exit. Built in the early 1960’s the Seaway Inn was constructed on land that had been vacant since 1928 when the Tunnel was built. Today the hotel is a Ramada…
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DetroitPhoto Du JourWindsor

2004 - The Year In Review

**Originally Uploaded to the old Website 12-31-04** Like I did last year, I present a review of buildings that were demolished in 2004. Above, Albert Kahn’s Transportation Building. Brought down for an expanded parking garage for the Dime building. Below, the…
DetroitPhoto Du JourWindsor

2003 - The Year In Review

**Originally Uploaded to the old Website 12-31-03** On the last day of 2003, I would like to take the time to reflect on buildings in the International Metropolis that fell to the Wreckers ball during the last 12 months, if you have any to add to the list please feel free…