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    • Ouellette Ave. at University Ave.

    • Windsor Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee; City Clerk's Dept.; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Theatres; Palace Theatre; Jewellery stores; Peoples Credit Jewellers; Financial facilities; Seaboard Loans;...
    • View of Ouellette Ave., looking south, at the intersection of University Ave. The Palace Theatre, Peoples Credit Jewellers, Seaboard Loans and the Canada Building are all visible.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Charles Brooks

    • Finance Dept.; Brooks, Charles; Labour unions; United Automotive Workers; UAW Local 444; National Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement-Workers Union of Canada; Canadian Automotive Workers; Commercial facilities; Social & civic...
    • Charles (Charlie) Brooks posing at Dieppe Gardens, by the Detroit River waterfront in Windsor. The Cleary Auditorium is in the background.
    • 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. ...
    • 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...
    • Fleming, Drake & Foster Law Offices - Equity Chambers Building

    • Spurgeon, A.W.; Planning Dept.; Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Sheppard and Masson Architects; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Law Offices; Equity Chambers; Fleming, Drake & Foster Law Offices; Lawyers; Drake,...
    • Exterior front view of the Equity Chambers building, 24 Chatham St. W., home of the Fleming, Drake & Foster Law Offices, J. Becker's Style Clothes Shop and Dack's Shoes. Directly to the right, is the Weights & Measures building, home to the...
    • Centre Section of the Norwich Block

    • Mayor's Office; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Architecture; Architectural elements; Apartment houses; Stores & shops; Varsity; Clothing stores; Monty's Formal Wear; Penny arcades; Chudyk, Edward; Fast Eddy's Arcade; Mayors; White,...
    • View of the centre section of the Norwich Block, looking west down Riverside Dr. W. Notice the unique Victorian design of this three-storey set of interconnected block buildings that formed part of the late 19th century downtown core. Fast Eddy's...
    • Eastern corner of the Norwich Block

    • Mayor's Office; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Banks; Dominion Bank of Canada; Toronto-Dominion Bank; Architecture; Architectural elements; Apartment houses; Clothing stores; Monty's Formal Wear; Penny arcades; Chudyk, Edward; Fast...
    • View of the eastern corner of the Norwich Block, looking west from Riverside Dr. E. at the intersection of Ouellette Ave. The impressive neo-classical facade of the Dominion Bank of Canada building (then the TD Bank) dominates the southwest corner...
    • Western Section of the Norwich Block

    • Mayor's Office; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Architecture; Architectural elements; Apartment houses; Restaurants; Stores & shops; Mayors; White, Joseph Jr.; White, Solomon; Fires; White Building; Bars; Striptease; Cheetah's on the...
    • View of the western half of the Norwich Block, looking west down Riverside Dr. W. Notice the unique Victorian design of this three-storey set of interconnected block buildings that formed part of the late 19th century downtown core. The street...
    • Cleary Auditorium and Memorial Convention Centre

    • Mayor's Office; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Auditoriums; Social & civic facilities; Cleary Auditorium and Memorial Convention Hall; Hotels; Hilton Windsor Hotel; Riverside Dr. W.; Ferry St.; Automobiles;
    • View of the Cleary Auditorium and Hilton Windsor hotel on Riverside Dr. W., at the intersection of Ferry St.
    • Sandwich Street near Goyeau

    • Andrew Merrilees Collection; Rogers, Benjamin; National Archives of Canada; Railroad tracks; Railroad facilities; Business districts; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Cafes; Automobiles; Sandwich St. E.; Riverside Dr. E.; Goyeau St.;...
    • View of Sandwich St. E. (now Riverside Dr. E.), looking east between Goyeau St. and Windsor Ave. Various unidentified buildings and businesses line the south side of the street, including several cafes. The left or north side of the street, shows...
    • 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...
    • Windstorm - Postum Cereal Co. Powerhouse

    • Morrison, Neil Farquharson.; Storms; Industrial facilities; Commercial facilities; Smokestacks; Power plants; Milling machines; Flour & meal industry; Cereal products; Postum Cereal Co.; Oak Ave.; Wyandotte St. W.; Disasters
    • View of the Postum Cereal Company powerhouse, at the corner of Oak Ave. and Wyandotte St. W. The photo shows the powerhouse after it suffered severe damage to its smokestacks during the violent windstorm of November 29, 1919. A large portion of...
    • Windstorm - Postum Cereal Co. Powerhouse

    • Morrison, Neil Farquharson.; Storms; Industrial facilities; Commercial facilities; Smokestacks; Power plants; Milling machines; Flour & meal industry; Cereal products; Postum Cereal Co.; Oak Ave.; Wyandotte St. W.; Disasters;
    • Side view of the Postum Cereal Company powerhouse, at the corner of Oak Ave. and Wyandotte St. W. The photo shows the powerhouse after it suffered severe damage to its smokestacks during the violent windstorm of November 29, 1919. A large portion...
    • Windstorm - Canadian Salt Co. Ltd.

    • Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Storms; Industrial facilities; Commercial facilities; Salt industry; Canadian Salt Co. Ltd.; Smokestacks; Telephone lines; Utility poles; Dwellings; Automobiles; Disasters
    • 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 resting on...
    • 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...
    • Dominion Bank Building - Norwich Block

    • Business districts; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Historic buildings; Norwich Block; Banks; Dominion Bank of Canada; Toronto-Dominion Bank; Clocks & watches; Architecture; Architectural elements; Architectural decorations & ornaments;...
    • View of the Norwich Block, on Riverside Dr. W. at the intersection of Ouellette Ave. This corner was home to the Toronto-Dominion Bank [formerly the Dominion Bank of Canada]. The impressive neo-classically faced building, featuring a carved stone...
    • Norwich Block - Western Section

    • Business districts; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Historic buildings; Norwich Block; Architecture; Architectural elements; White Building; White, Joseph Jr.; Mayors; White, Solomon; Fires; Stores & shops; Apartment houses; Striptease;...
    • View of the western half of the Norwich Block on Riverside Dr. W., taken from a boat on the Detroit River. Notice the unique Victorian design of this three-storey set of interconnected block buildings that formed part of the late 19th century...

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