Willcox Cottage


Description
Mystery Question:
Where was this cottage on the property of Grimsby Park?
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Media Type:
Image
Text
Item Types:
Photographs
Postcards
Description:
This photograph appears to be a copy of a photographic postcard. The original photograph was oval-shaped and probably on a backing paper. It is labeled Willcox Cottage, Grimsby Park. It shows a two story cottage with many features common to Grimsby Park cottages. It is a board and batten build with front facing porches on both stories and intricate fretwork. The cottage also has a back porch. Four women stand in front of the cottage. In the background, the wooden fence and the poplar trees which bordered the property line of the park are visible.
Notes:
The words "POST CARD" are visible as an imprint from the backside of the photograph.
Inscriptions:
Willcox Cottage, Grimsby Park
Date of Original:
c. 1890
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Willcox Family
Local identifier:
2011-307-01-03
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1951043733744 Longitude: -79.5264726983643
Donor:
Grimsby Historical Society Archives
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Location of Original:
Grimsby Historical Society Archives
Contact
Grimsby Chautauqua
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
18 Carnegie Lane
Grimsby, ON L3M 1Y1
905.945.5142
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Willcox Cottage


This photograph appears to be a copy of a photographic postcard. The original photograph was oval-shaped and probably on a backing paper. It is labeled Willcox Cottage, Grimsby Park. It shows a two story cottage with many features common to Grimsby Park cottages. It is a board and batten build with front facing porches on both stories and intricate fretwork. The cottage also has a back porch. Four women stand in front of the cottage. In the background, the wooden fence and the poplar trees which bordered the property line of the park are visible.