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    • Great Western Railway Yard on the River

    • Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Railroads; Railroad facilities; Railroad shops & yards; Railroad switching; Railroad tracks; Railroad freight cars; Railroad passenger cars; Waterfronts; Rivers; Detroit River; Great Western...
    • View of railroad facilities in the Great Western Railway railyards along the Detroit River waterfront. The structures possibly include train barns, service sheds and maintenance buildings. There are several stationary rail cars on the tracks. The...
    • Canadian National Railway Riverfront Railroad Yard - Aerial View

    • Mayor's Office; Railroads; Canadian National Railway; Railroad tracks; Railroad shops & yards; Railroad ferries; Railroad switching; Railroad freight cars; Railroad locomotives; Spirit of Windsor; Piers & wharves; Waterfronts; Detroit River;...
    • Photo of the C.N.R. railyards and train ferry docks on the Detroit River waterfront. View is from the top storey of the C.I.B.C. building at 100 Ouellette Ave., at the corner of Riverside Dr., looking east down Riverside Dr. E. Part of Detroit is...
    • Great Western Railway Yards looking West

    • Railroad shops & yards; Railroad rails; Railroad cars; Railroads; Men; Construction; Railroad companies; Great Western Railway; Railroad facilities; Waterfronts; Detroit River; Sandwich St. E.; Riverside Dr. E.;
    • Black and white photograph of the Great Western Railway Yards, Windsor, looking West parallel with Sandwich St. E. (now Riverside Dr. E.). . There is a railway building in the top right corner of the photo and some construction work in progress...
    • 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; Construction workers; Postal service buildings; Carter, Halls,...
    • View of the construction of the foundation for the Dominion Public Building (now the Edifice Paul Martin Building). The north horizontal border of the site reveals downtown businesses running along Chatham St. W., which include the Windsor...
    • Great Western Railway Yard on the River

    • Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Railroads; Railroad facilities; Railroad shops & yards; Railroad tracks; Waterfronts; Rivers; Detroit River; Detroit (Mich.); Great Western Railway;
    • View of railroad facilities in the GWR railyards along the Detroit River waterfront. The structures possibly include maintenance buildings and/or employee sleeping quarters. A hazy view of the Detroit waterfront is seen. The buildings have...
    • Dominion Public Building

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Dominion Public Building; Paul Martin Building; Building construction; Hoisting machinery; Construction workers; Postal service buildings; Carter, Halls, Aldinger Co. Ltd....
    • View of the Dominion Public Building (now the Edifice Paul Martin Building construction site showing work on the foundation nearly completed. The construction tower has a small crane arm visible. The north border of the site follows Chatham St. W.,...
    • Victory Loan Parade - Girls' Patriotic League of War Camp Community, Ouellette Ave.

    • Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Parades & processions; Fund raising; Economic aspects of war; War rallies; Victory Loan Parade; Banners; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Stores & shops; Ouellette Ave.; Spectators; Trucks; Women; Girls;...
    • View of a Victory Loan Parade on Ouellette Ave., looking east. View of one truck of an entire column loaded with members of the Girls' Patriotic League of War Community driving in the procession. A banner on the side of the truck identifies its...
    • Dominion Public Building

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Dominion Public Building; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Building construction; Excavation; Construction workers; Postal service buildings; Carter, Halls, Aldinger...
    • View of initial excavation and construction site for the Dominion Public Building (now the Edifice Paul Martin Building). The north horizontal border of the site reveals downtown businesses running along Chatham St. W., which include the Windsor...
    • Dominion Public Building

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Dominion Public Building; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Building construction; Construction workers; Postal service buildings; Carter, Halls, Aldinger Co. Ltd....
    • View of the construction of the foundation for the Dominion Public Building (now the Edifice Paul Martin Building). The north horizontal border of the site reveals downtown businesses running along Chatham St. W., which include the Windsor...
    • Dominion Public Building

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Dominion Public Building; Paul Martin Building; Building construction; Construction workers; Postal service buildings; Carter, Halls, Aldinger Co. Ltd. General Contractors;...
    • View of the Dominion Public Building (now the Edifice Paul Martin Building) construction site showing work on the foundation of the building, lightly covered with snow. The north border of the site follows Chatham St. W., with Windsor Business...
    • Dominion Public Building

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Dominion Public Building; Paul Martin Building; Building construction; Postal service buildings; Carter, Halls, Aldinger Co. Ltd. General Contractors; Commercial facilities;...
    • View of the Dominion Public Building (now the Edifice Paul Martin Building construction site showing a covered and completed foundation. The construction tower has a small crane arm visible. The north border of the site follows Chatham St. W., with...
    • Dominion Public Building

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Dominion Public Building; Paul Martin Building; Building construction; Construction workers; Postal service buildings; Carter, Halls, Aldinger Co. Ltd. General Contractors;...
    • View of the Dominion Public Building (now the Edifice Paul Martin Building construction site showing progressive work on the foundation. A construction tower is now visible. The north border of the site follows Chatham St. W., with Windsor...
    • Dominion Public Building

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Dominion Public Building; Paul Martin Building; Building construction; Construction workers; Postal service buildings; Carter, Halls, Aldinger Co. Ltd. General Contractors;...
    • View of the Dominion Public Building (now the Edifice Paul Martin Building) construction site, showing work on the foundation of the building. The north border of the site follows Chatham St. W., with Windsor Business College, S.S. Kresge's...
    • East Windsor Furniture Company

    • Legal Dept.; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Furniture stores; East Windsor Furniture Company; East Windsor Furniture Exchange; Billiard parlours; Morasiak, Peter; Peter Morasiak Billiard Hall; Subways; Drouillard Road Subway; Drouillard Rd.; Francis St.;...
    • Exterior front view of the East Windsor Furniture Company, which survived for one year. After 1930, it became Lenard & Kolaksa Furniture. Notice the unique delivery truck parked in front. Photograph part of Legal Dept. documentation for Joseph...
    • International Steamship Agency Ticket Office

    • Legal Dept.; Reaume, Joseph Denis; Hurwitz, B.; Burns, J.; Bornstein, H.; Stores & shops; B. Hurwitz Dry Goods; Ticket offices; International Steamship Ticket Office; Furniture stores; Hardware stores; Luborsky Furniture & Hardware Co.; Ford City...
    • Looking south, between 161 and 171 1/2 Drouillard Rd. Various businesses are visible, including (from right): International Steamship Agency (161); Luborsky Furniture & Hardware Co.(167), Ford City Furniture Exchange (171), and H. Bornstein...
    • Geo. H. Wilkinson Shoes

    • Windsor Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee; City Clerk's Dept.; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Stores & shops; Billboards; Signs (Notices); Advertisements; Clothing stores; Diane Frocks; Tip Top Tailors;...
    • View of businesses on the west side of Ouellette Ave., one block south of University Ave. W. Geo. H. Wilkinson shoes dominates the landscape with its large painted billboard advertisement. Other visible businesses include Steele Optical Co.;...
    • 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...
    • Victory Loan Parade - Detroit Police on horseback, Ouellette Ave.

    • Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Parades & processions; Fund raising; Economic aspects of war; War rallies; Victory Loan Parade; Banners; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Stores & shops; Ouellette Ave.; Spectators; Police; Mounted police;...
    • A Victory Loan Parade on Ouellette Ave. A procession of Detroit policemen, mounted on horseback trots in the parade. A banner reading 'Victory Loan Headquarters' can be seen hanging across the street. Various unidentified stores & buildings can...
    • Windsor C.P.R. Station Extension

    • Stroud Photographic Supply Co.; Canadian Pacific Railway; Phelps, Ed; Railroad stations; Railroad construction & maintenance; Railroad construction workers; Railroad employees;
    • Group of unidentified construction workers and C.P.R. employees at construction site of C.P.R. Station extension on Sandwich E. (now Riverside Dr. E.) at Caron Ave.; view of other businesses along background is obscured.
    • Chatham Railroad Scene

    • Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Railroads; Railroad employees; Railroad locomotives; Steam engines; Railroad tracks; Railroad freight cars; Railroad passenger cars; Railroad signals; Chatham (Ont.);
    • Photo of a steam engine, marked no. 13, hooked to coal and passengers cars, standing on tracks [after 1854]. Unidentified engineer and crew pose alongside. Stamped Burton Historical Collection. Written on the back in pencil is "photographic view...

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