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    • First Electric Streetcar

    • Street railroads; Electric railroads; Sandwich St. E.; People; Passengers; Windsor Electric Street Railway Co.; Grosscup, J.A.; Grosscup & Co. Merchant Tailors; British American Hotel; 50 Sandwich St. E.; Street railroad employees; Rites &...
    • Black and white photograph of the opening of the first electric streetcar for the Windsor Electric Railway (WERy) taken in 1886 in front of the British American Hotel. There are two cars to the streetcar, both of which are filled with men, women...
    • 2303 Howard Ave.

    • Photonegatives; Finance Department; Assessment; Zeleney Electric Company; Music Bar, The; Ice Cream Parlours; Automobiles; 2303 Howard Ave.; Electric Contracting; Commercial Buildings
    • A retail building with Zeleney Electric Company sign located at 2303 Howard Avenue.
    • 1285 Marentette Ave.

    • Photonegatives; Finance Department; Assessment; Buildings; Bâtiments; Electric Contracting; Pithie Electric Co.; Automobiles; 1285 Marentette Ave.
    • A rear view of the Piethie Electric Co. building and parking lot at 1285 Marentette Avenue.
    • 1285 Marentette Ave.

    • Photonegatives; Finance Department; Assessment; Buildings; Bâtiments; Electric Contracting; Pithie Electric Co.; Automobiles; 1285 Marentette Ave.
    • A view of the Pithie Electric Co. at 1285 Marentette Avenue.
    • 1285 Marentette Ave.

    • Photonegatives; Finance Department; Assessment; Buildings; Bâtiments; Electric Contracting; Pithie Electric Co.; Automobiles; 1285 Marentette Ave.
    • A view of the Pithie Electric Co. at 1285 Marentette Avenue.
    • 1769 Parent Ave.

    • Photonegatives; Finance Department; Assessment; Buildings; Bâtiments; Electric Contracting; Willoughby Nantau Electric; Automobiles; 1769 Parent Ave.
    • A view of the Willoughby Nantau Electric building at 1769 Parent Avenue.
    • Windstorm - Canadian Salt Co. Ltd.

    • Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Storms; Industrial facilities; Commercial facilities; Salt industry; Canadian Salt Co. Ltd.; Smokestacks; Telephone lines; Utility poles; Public utility companies; Railroads; Sandwich, Windsor & Amherstburg Railway;...
    • View of the Canadian Salt Co. plant, on Sandwich St. W. The photo shows the plant after it suffered severe damage to its smokestacks during the violent windstorm of November 29, 1919. A large portion of one of the smokestacks is shown collapsed...
    • Electric Locomotive at the Detroit River Tunnel

    • Detroit-Windsor Tunnel; Tunnels; Railroad cars; Railroad companies; Railroad tracks; Passengers; Men; Women; Clothing & dress; Building materials; Michigan Central Railroad; New York Central Railroad; Butler Bros. Construction Co.; Railroads;...
    • Black and white photograph of an electric locomotive making the first test run of the new railroad tunnel between Detroit and Windsor. A high cement wall runs along the left side of the photograph. The electric rail car is on railroad tracks in...
    • 2303 Howard Ave.

    • Photonegatives; Finance Department; Assessment; Zeleney Electric Company; Music Bar, The; Ice Cream Parlours; Automobiles; 2303 Howard Ave.; Electric Contracting; Commercial Buildings
    • A retail building at 2303 Howard Avenue.
    • 1769 Parent Ave. - Garage

    • Photonegatives; Finance Department; Assessment; Garages; Electric Contracting; Willoughby Nantau Electric; Automobiles; 1769 Parent Ave.
    • A view of the garage at 1769 Parent Avenue.
    • The Windsor Star

    • Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Lloyd, Sidney; Newspaper industry; Newspapers; Office buildings; Windsor Star; Electric signs; Welding; Machine shops; Dwellings; Automobiles;
    • Exterior front angle view of the Windsor Star building on the corner of Ferry St. (left side) and Pitt St. W. (on the right). The photo prominently displays the huge, original electric 'The Star' sign that was on the roof of the building. Various...
    • New York Central Railroad Locomotives

    • Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Newspapers; Windsor Daily Star; Railroads; Railroad stations; Railroad locomotives; Electric railroads; Railroad employees; New York Central Railroad; Waterfronts;
    • Photo of two electric locomotives hooked together, stationary on tracks. Engineer and crew pose out on front. The engines are marked New York Central no. 168 and no. 161. Stamped in red on the back is "Return to Library Windsor Daily Star".
    • Streetcar in Amherstburg

    • Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Street railroads; Electric railroads; Railroad employees; Mass transit; Transportation; Amherstburg (Ont.);
    • Photo of electric streetcar in Amherstburg. The streetcar reads #102, and is filled with passengers. Three conductors and one child stand out front to pose for the photograph. Unidentified street and buildings behind.
    • Windsor Gas Company Limited

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Sheppard and Masson Architects; Business districts; Public utility companies; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Windsor Gas Company Ltd.; Signs (Notices); Electric...
    • Exterior front view of the Windsor Gas Co. Ltd. building located at 129 Chatham St. W. The building is tall, two-storey brick structure with a very ornate front doorway and two large window displays. Notice the large electric sign above the front...
    • Streetcar

    • Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Street railroads; Electric railroads; Transportation; Railroad employees; Mass transit;
    • Scene of electric streetcar "Belt Line" car 41 with seated passengers and conductors standing out front. Notice the advertisement for baseball game affixed to 'cow catcher' grate at the front of the streetcar.
    • Sandwich West Hydro Building

    • Photographs; Photographies; Chief Administrative Officer; Sandwich West Township, Ont.; Municipal Buildings; Bâtiments municipales; Public Utilities; Electric Utilities
    • Exterior of building/Extérieur du bâtiment
    • Sandwich West Hydro Building

    • Photographs; Photographies; Chief Administrative Officer; Sandwich West Township, Ont.; Municipal Buildings; Bâtiments municipales; Public Utilities; Electric Utilities
    • Exterior of building/Extérieur du bâtiment
    • Building Site/Site de construction

    • Photographs; Photgraphies; Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Dr. Neil F.; DeMers Electric Ltd.; Real Estate Development; St. Mary's Academy; Contractors; Entrepreneurs; Dwellings; Hâbitations; Schools; écoles
    • Construction site and new residential area/Nouveau milieu de residence et site de construction
    • Dominion Public Building

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Dominion Public Building; Paul Martin Building; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Building construction; Postal service buildings; Carter, Halls, Aldinger Co. Ltd....
    • View of the Dominion Public Building (now the Edifice Paul Martin Building) during construction. Exterior construction has reached completion . The street at the bottom left is Chatham St. W., and Pitt St. W. is one street north. The east (right)...

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