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    • 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.
    • Streetcar

    • Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Street railroads; Electric railroads; Sandwich St. W.; Transportation; Dwellings; Railroad employees; Mass Transit;
    • Sandwich Street trolley car #27 with passengers seated and conductors standing out 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.
    • 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...
    • Ouellette Ave. looking north from Sandwich St. toward Detroit Ferry

    • Building Dept.; Ouellette Ave.; Sandwich St.; Riverside Dr.; Hotels; Ritz Hotel; Ferries; Detroit Ferry; Pedestrians; Bicycles & tricycles; Street railroads;
    • Looking north on Ouellette Ave. at the Sandwich St. (now Riverside Dr.) intersection towards the Detroit Ferry. The Ritz Hotel is prominently visible on the left. Pedestrians, a parked bicycle and streetcar rails are also seen.
    • 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".
    • 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)...
    • Windsor Post Office

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Architecture; Herman, Wilbur F.; Postal Service; Buildings; Government facilities; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Mass Transit; Transportation; Street railroads; Customhouses; Christmas decorations; Warehouses;...
    • Street corner showing old Post Office building, fronted by a concrete fenced in square with war trophy cannon in centre; written on back "is the fence now in front of Mr. [Wilbur F.] Herman's... house on Riverside E.?"
    • Hiram Walker & Sons - Distillery Buildings

    • Barker, Sam; City Clerk's Dept.; Distilling industries; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Walker, Hiram A.; Hiram Walker & Sons Ltd.; Allied Vintners Ltd.; Allied Domecq PLC; Architecture; Architectural elements; Electric railroads; Street...
    • View of the Hiram Walker & Sons Distillery Buildings on the north side of Sandwich St. E., looking east. Ivy-covered buildings dominate the view and streetcar tracks and cables are also visible. Founded by Hiram Walker in 1858, the success of the...
    • Hiram Walker & Sons - Rectifying House

    • Barker, Sam; City Clerk's Dept.; Distilling industries; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Walker, Hiram A.; Hiram Walker & Sons Ltd.; Allied Vintners Ltd.; Allied Domecq PLC; Architecture; Architectural elements; Electric railroads; Street...
    • View of the Hiram Walker & Sons Rectifying House on the north side of Sandwich St. E., looking west. An Ivy-covered building and the tree-lined street dominate the view. Streetcar tracks and cables are also visible. Founded by Hiram Walker in...
    • Sandwich St., East of Canadian National Railway

    • Andrew Merrilees Collection; National Archives of Canada; Canadian National Railway; Bridges; Railroad bridges; Peabody Bridge; Railroad tracks; Electric railroads; Sandwich St. E.; Riverside Dr. E.; Distilling industries; Hiram Walker & Sons Ltd.;...
    • View of Sandwich St. E., looking west, in Walkerville. Directly to the left are the distilling facilities and offices of Hiram Walker & Sons. On the left, the Walkerville Town Hall and the Flat Iron Building are visible. This scene is just east...
    • Canadian Bank of Commerce

    • Buildings; Architecture; Banks; Canadian Bank of Commerce; People; Pedestrians; Automobiles; Pickard Drugs; Street railroads; Street railroad tracks; Ouellette Ave.; Riverside Dr.; Commercial facilities; Drugstores; Mass transit;
    • Black and white photograph of the Canadian Bank of Commerce, located at the corner of Ouellette Avenue and Riverside Drive. The building is situated on the corner, with one panel facing outward into the corner, and is a very tall stone structure. ...

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