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    • Tractor-Powered Combine

    • Agriculture; Harvesting machinery; Plants; Agricultural machinery & implements; Farmers; Croplands; Farming; Farms; Tractors; Combines (Agricultural machinery);
    • Black and white photograph of an early tractor-powered combine. There is a farmer sitting in a tractor on the left side of the photo. The tractor is pulling a long combine and a man is standing on the end. Harvested crops are visible in the...
    • 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...
    • Sandwich St. E., looking east, in front of the Grand Trunk Railway freight sheds

    • Andrew Merrilees Collection; National Archives of Canada; Railroads; Grand Trunk Railway; Railroad tracks; Railroad shops & yards; Railroad facilities; Waterfronts; Trucks; Automobiles; Bicycles & tricycles; Pedestrians; Dwellings; Stores & shops;...
    • View of Sandwich St. E. (now Riverside Dr. E.), looking east. The G.T.R. freight buildings on the Detroit River waterfront are seen at left. Various dwellings and an unidentified store line the south side (right) of the street. Pedestrians, a...
    • 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 Street East, looking east, in front of Grand Trunk Railway sheds

    • Andrew Merrilees Collection; Rogers, Benjamin; National Archives of Canada; Railroad tracks; Railroad facilities; Grand Trunk Railway; Dwellings; Automobiles; Trucks; Sandwich St. E.; Riverside Dr. E.;
    • View of Sandwich St. E. (now Riverside Dr. E.), looking east. Various unidentified buildings and dwellings line the south side of the street. The left or north side of the street, shows railroad tracks running the length of the street and the...
    • ff09: 663 Morand

    • Architectural photographs
    • Two storey; saltbox roof on two storey part; flat roof (to an open porch on top) on the single level; centralized doorways, garage attached; Note: dominance of white siding wall; large windows to left
    • Hiram Walker & Sons Main Office - North View

    • Barker, Sam; City Clerk's Dept.; Distilling industries; Office buildings; Architecture; Architectural elements; Walker, Hiram A.; Hiram Walker & Sons Ltd.; Allied Vintners Ltd.; Allied Domecq PLC; Waterfronts; Detroit River; Gardens; Sundials;...
    • Exterior rear or north view of the Hiram Walker & Sons original main office. Notice the complete ivy coverage of the back and side walls and manicure grounds and gardens. A sundial is seen on the path between the rear entrance and the river. ...
    • Hiram Walker & Sons Main Office - North Face

    • Barker, Sam; City Clerk's Dept.; Distilling industries; Office buildings; Architecture; Architectural elements; Walker, Hiram A.; Hiram Walker & Sons Ltd.; Allied Vintners Ltd.; Allied Domecq PLC; Waterfronts; Detroit River; Gardens; Sundials;...
    • Exterior rear or north face view of the Hiram Walker & Sons original main office. Notice the complete ivy coverage of the back and side walls and manicure grounds and gardens. A sundial is seen on the path between the rear entrance and the...
    • Ferry Boat  Gem

    • Boats; Ferries; Detroit River; Chilvers, Tom; Campbell, William; Sandwich (Ont.); Springwells (Mich.); Inness, James R.; Piers & wharves; Detroit & Windsor Ferry Co.; Signs (Notices); Huron St.; Brock St.; Gem; Passengers; Shipping; Steamboats;...
    • Black and white photograph of the ferry "Gem" docked in the Detroit River. The Ferry has an upper and lower deck and "GEM" is painted onto the side. There are some blurred figures on the dock and some boats are very faded but partially visible on...
    • A.D. Bowlby with car in front of his home

    • Bowlby, Edith Margaret; Bowlby, Andrew Douglas; Bowlby Family; Dwellings; Automobiles; 806 Victoria Ave.; Victoria Ave.; Elliot St. W.; Snow; Winter;
    • Photo of Andrew Douglas Bowlby standing by a car, in front of his home during winter. The view is looking eastwards at 806 Victoria Ave., with Elliot St. W. to the left.
    • Walkerville Fire Department

    • Brown, Bev; Fire stations; Fire fighters; Walkerville (Ont.); Walkerville Fire Dept.; Uniforms; Hats; Fire helmets; Fire fighting; Clothing & dress; Bowler hats; Vines;
    • Group photo of Walkerville Fire Department's company of fire fighters. There are 28 men in the photograph. Four are kneeling in front and are wearing dark suits. One man, second from the left standing, is also wearing a dark suit and a bowler...
    • 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.
    • 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. ...
    • Norwich Block

    • Business districts; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Historic buildings; Architecture; Architectural elements; Norwich Block; Banks; Dominion Bank of Canada; Toronto-Dominion Bank; Penny arcades; Chudyk, Edward; Fast Eddy's Arcade;...
    • View of the eastern section of the Norwich Block, on Riverside Dr. W., taken from a boat on the Detroit River. Starting from left, the impressive neo-classical facade of the Dominion Bank of Canada building (then the TD Bank) dominates the...
    • 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...
    • Norwich Block - Kamin [Laing] Building

    • Business districts; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Historic buildings; Norwich Block; Laing Building; Kamin Building; Cafes; Beans Caffe; Stores & shops; Souvenir shops; Canada Souvenir T-Shirts; Jewellery stores; Grayson Jewellers;...
    • View of the Norwich Block, at the corner of Ouellette Ave. and Pitt St. W., looking northwest at the Kamin [fomerly Laing] building which makes its home there. While the building had received a unflattering modern facade facelift, the datestone...
    • Norwich Block - Grayson Jewellers

    • Business districts; Commercial facilities; Office buildings; Historic buildings; Norwich Block; Laing Building; Kamin Building; Stores & shops; Souvenir shops; Canada Souvenir T-Shirts; Jewellery stores; Grayson Jewellers; Restaurants;...
    • View of the Norwich Block between Pitt St. W. and Riverside Dr. W. on Ouellette Ave. The long-standing Grayson Jewellers is visible in the centre of the photo. Directly to the left is the Canada Souvenir T-Shirt store in the bottom of the Kamin...
    • Norton Palmer Hotel

    • Clarke, Lewis F.; Architecture; Hotels; Taverns (Inns); Nichols, Sheppard and Masson Architects; Automobiles; Park St.; Pelissier St.; Norton Palmer Hotel; Norton, Charles W.; Palmer, Perry C.;
    • Exterior front angle view of the Norton Palmer Hotel, located on the northwest corner of Park & Pelissier Streets. The hotel is twelve storeys high and has a tall sign on it's roof. Cars line the sides of both Park and Pelissier Streets. The...
    • 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...
    • Wyandotte St. W. looking east across intersection of Church St.

    • Drew, Cyril; Legal Dept.; Commercial facilities; Stores & shops; Automobile service stations; Texaco Canada Inc.; Drugstores; Lewis, R.W.; R.W. Lewis Drugs; Hotels; Monarch Hotel; Signs (Notices); Billboards; Advertisements; Tobacco industry; Sweet...
    • View of daily business and traffic on Christmas Eve day at the corner of Wyandotte St. W. and Church St. A policeman directs busy traffic and pedestrians. Multiple businesses and advertisements are visible. From the left: Texaco service...

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