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    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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. ...
    • 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...
    • The Ferry  Union

    • Ferries; Boats; Great Western Railway; Michigan Central Railroad; Union; Detroit River; Rivers; Steamboats; Transportation; Railroads; Shipping;
    • Black and white photograph of the Great Western Railway ferry "Union". There are several people standing on the main and second decks of the ferry, to the right of the photograph. There are two smoke stacks on top of the ferry and "UNION" is...
    • 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...
    • Riverfront railroad land

    • Morrison Literary Papers; Morrison, Neil Farquharson; Dwellings; Churches; Waterfronts; Land Use; Railroads; Railroad switching; Railroad shops & yards; Loading docks; Sandwich St. E.; Riverside Dr. E.;
    • A view of railroad loading docks following Sandwich St. E. (now Riverside Dr. E.). Several residences and a church can be seen along the street, but the exact location cannot be properly identified. The photograph was possibly taken in the late...
    • 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".
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Windstorm - Essex Terminal Railway Roundhouse

    • Morrison, Neil Farquharson.; Storms; Railroads; Essex Terminal Railway; Railroad tracks; Railroad crossings; Railroad shops & yards; Railroad stations; Railroad locomotives; Steam engines; Lincoln Rd.;
    • View of the Essex Terminal Railway roundhouse on Lincoln Rd., after the violent windstorm on November, 29, 1919. The photo shows the front of the building and part of the roof blown inwards. Large timber beams have been set to support the wall...
    • Car wreck - Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Co. vs Vas

    • Photograph; Photographies; Macdonald, Bruce J.S.; Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Co.; Traffic Accidents; Automobiles; Kingsville (Ont.); Hwy 18A; Railroads - crossings; Chemins de fer
    • Car wreck with crowd in background (Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Co. vs Vas).

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