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    • Hiram Walker & Sons - Bottling Department Building

    • 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; Walkerville (Ont.);
    • View of the Hiram Walker & Sons Bottling Department Building. Of later construction than the earlier, more architecturally ornate operations & office buildings, this structure is still impressive in appearance. Founded by Hiram Walker in 1858,...
    • Ford Office Building

    • Bowlby, Edith Margaret; Bowlby Family; Automobile industry; Industrial facilities; Office buildings; Ford Motor Company of Canada Ltd.; Water towers; Riverside Dr. E.; East Windsor (Ont.);
    • Exterior view, looking south, at the Ford Office Building on Riverside Dr.E. The Ford Motor Company was established in Canada in 1904 when a group of Windsor businessmen began negotiations with a struggling Detroit inventor named Henry Ford. ...
    • No. 2 Fire Hall

    • Building Dept.; Fire stations; Walker Rd.; Richmond St.; Automobiles; Fire fighting; Buildings; Architecture; Flagpoles;
    • Exterior front view of the Windsor No.2 Fire Hall, located at Richmond and Walker. The Fire Hall is two storeys with a tower extending above the roof line. The front of the building has three large vehicle doors, one which is open, and another...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Rail Fence Near Windsor Airport

    • Fences; Log buildings; Log cabins; Meadows; Architecture; Agriculture; Farms; Farmhouses; Barns; Agricultural facilities;
    • Black and white photograph of a rail fence near Windsor Airport. The fence runs diagonally through the centre of the photograph and is flanked on both sides by a grassy field. In the background some log buildings are visible. In the early 1940s,...
    • 118 Drouillard Rd., Lot 16 R.P. 487

    • Legal Dept.; Drouillard, Theodore; Dwellings; Stores & shops; Signs (Notices); Advertisements; Coca-Cola Ltd.; Subways; Drouillard Road Subway; 118 Drouillard Rd.; Lot 16 R.P. 487; Drouillard Rd.; East Windsor (Ont.)
    • View of old, clapboard shop and dwellings at 118 Drouillard Rd. Coca Cola advertisements feature prominently on the building's exterior. Taken prior to demolition to make way for the Drouillard Road Subway underpass. Photograph part of Legal...
    • Drouillard Rd. looking north from front of lot 1

    • Legal Dept.; Drouillard, Theodore; Seneca Studios; Automobiles; Dwellings; Office buildings; Commercial facilities; Industrial facilities; Factories; Fire stations; Ford Fire Hall; East Windsor Fire Hall; Automobiles; East Windsor (Ont.);...
    • Street view, looking north on Drouillard Rd. toward a group of homes and factory complex, prior to the construction of the Drouillard Road Subway underpass. The building capped with a cupola (on the right) is the Ford Fire Hall, later known as the...
    • The Canadian Bank of Commerce

    • Legal Dept.; Drouillard, Theodore; Seneca Studios; Banks; Architecture; Architectural decorations & ornaments; Canadian Bank of Commerce; Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce; Subways; Drouillard Road Subway; East Windsor (Ont.); Drouillard Rd.; 90...
    • Exterior front view of the Canadian Bank of Commerce building on Drouillard Rd. Notice the neo-classical architecture of this bank building, very similar to the Canadian Bank of Commerce building on Devonshire Rd. in Walkerville, dating from the...
    • Plante Bros. Red and White Chain Store

    • Legal Dept.; Drouillard, Theodore; Seneca Studios; Stores & shops; General stores; Red & White Chain Stores; Plante, Cyriac; Plante, Cyril H.; Plante, Henry J.; Signs (Notices); Billboards; Subways; Drouillard Road Subway; Children; Automobiles;...
    • Exterior view, looking north on Drouillard Rd. Street scene outside of the Plante Brothers - Red & White Chain Stores, prior to the construction of the Drouillard Road Subway underpass. A customer is seen through the window, and two children sit...
    • Willis Flour & Feed

    • Legal Dept.; Drouillard, Theodore; Willis, Albert; A. Willis Flour & Feed; Feed stores; Flour & meal industry; Stores & shops; Dwellings; Drouillard Rd.; 128 Drouillard Rd.; East Windsor (Ont.); Subways; Drouillard Road Subway;
    • Exterior front view of the Albert Willis Flour & Feed store at 128 Drouillard Rd., prior to its demolition to make way for the Drouillard Road Subway underpass. Photograph part of Legal Dept. documentation for Theodore Drouillard vs. City of...
    • The Canadian Bank of Commerce

    • Legal Dept.; Lloyd, Sidney; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Banks; Architecture; Architectural decorations & ornaments; Canadian Bank of Commerce; Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce; Industrial facilities; Factories; Fire stations; Ford Fire Hall; East...
    • Exterior front view of the Canadian Bank of Commerce building on Drouillard Rd. The building capped with a cupola tower is the East Windsor Fire Hall, previously known as the Ford Fire Hall. Photograph part of Legal Dept. documentation for...
    • International Steamship Agency Ticket Office

    • Legal Dept.; Lloyd, Sidney; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Department stores; Hurwitz, B.; Hurwitz' Dry Goods; 161 Drouillard Rd.; Signs (Notices); International Steamship Ticket Office; Subways; Drouillard Road Subway; East Windsor (Ont.); Ticket offices;...
    • View of 161 Drouillard Rd., bearing the sign of the International Steamship Ticket Office. which had already relocated to 256 Drouillard Rd. The current tenant, Hurwitz' Dry Goods, did not replace the sign, and was himself in the process of...
    • Plante Bros. Red and White Chain Store

    • Legal Dept.; Lloyd, Sidney; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Stores & shops; General stores; Red & White Chain Stores; Plante, Cyriac; Plante, Cyril H.; Plante, Henry J.; Signs (Notices); Billboards; Subways; Drouillard Road Subway; Dwellings; East Windsor...
    • Exterior view and street scene outside of the Plante Brothers - Red & White Chain Stores, after the construction of the Drouillard Road Subway underpass. The road is nicely paved and clean. Photograph part of Legal Dept. documentation for Joseph...
    • Ambassador Cab Co. & A.B. Taxi

    • Legal Dept.; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Advertisements; Tobacco industry; Winchester Cigarettes; Signs (Notices); Taxicabs; A.B. Taxi; Ambassador Cab Co.; Grocery stores; Dominion Stores Ltd.; Real estate business; Yakich, Vujo M.; Vujo M. Yakich Real...
    • Exterior front view of 179 and 183 Drouillard Rd., looking north. A.B. Taxi is on the left (183) and Ambassador Cab Co. is on the right (179). Photograph part of Legal Dept. documentation for Joseph Denis Reaume vs. City of Windsor regarding...
    • Provincial Bank of Canada

    • Legal Dept.; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Banks; Provincial Bank of Canada; Office buildings; Stores & shops; 195 Drouillard Rd.; Drouillard Rd.; Charles St.; Subways; Drouillard Road Subway; East Windsor (Ont.); Automobiles; Pedestrians;
    • Exterior front view of the bilingual Provincial Bank of Canada. Located at 195 Drouillard Rd, at the northeast corner intersecting with Charles St. In this neighbourhood, the bank was more commonly referred to as La Banque Provincial du Canada. ...
    • Crown Cafe

    • Legal Dept.; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Cafes; Restaurants; Crown Cafe; 200 Drouillard Rd.; Royal Cafe; 202 Drouillard Rd.; Drouillard Rd.; Charles St.; Subways; Drouillard Road Subway; East Windsor (Ont.); Pedestrians; Bicycles & tricycles;
    • Exterior front view of the Crown Cafe at the northeast corner of Drouillard Rd. at Charles St. The Royal Cafe is located directly to the right, at 202 Drouillard Rd. Photograph part of Legal Dept. documentation for Joseph Denis Reaume vs. City...
    • Drouillard Rd.

    • Legal Dept.; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Cafes; Restaurants; Royal Cafe; 202 Drouillard Rd.; Hardware stores; Dubensky, William; Dubensky's Hardware Co.; 206 Drouillard Rd.; Automobile service stations; Gasoline; Bonfront's Service Station; British...
    • Street scene of Drouillard Rd. at the intersection of Charles St., looking south. On the left, signs for the Royal Cafe (202), Wm. Dubensky's Hardware store (206), and an unidentified drug store can be seen. To the right, Bonfront's British...
    • East Windsor Auto Wreckers

    • Legal Dept.; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Demolition; East Windsor Auto Wreckers; Advertisements; Coca-Cola Ltd.; Restaurants; Dugo, Louis; Louis Dugo's Restaurant; Dwellings; Automobiles; Drouillard Rd.; 173 Drouillard Rd.; 177 Drouillard Rd.; Subways;...
    • View looking south, between 173 and 177 Drouillard Rd. The offices of East Windsor Auto Wreckers (173) are in the centre of the image. An advertisement for Coca Cola is seen on the side of 177 Drouillard Rd., on the side of Louis Dugo's...
    • Rear of Lot 16 (at Drouillard Rd.)

    • Legal Dept.; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Dwellings; Automobile service stations; Ford City Service Station; Automobiles; Subways; Drouillard Road Subway; Signs (Notices); East Windsor (Ont.); Drouillard Rd.;
    • View of the Ford City Service Station,at the rear of lot 16 off Drouillard Rd. Notice the 'Garage For Rent' sign on the station. Photograph part of Legal Dept. documentation for Joseph Denis Reaume vs. City of Windsor regarding Drouillard Road...

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