Grand Trunk Railway Double Track through the Garden of Canada


Description
Media Type:
Image
Text
Item Types:
Postcards
Illustrations
Description:
This is a colored illustrated postcard with an undivided back and was postally used. The front shows the engine of a steam train with several cars, double tracks, telegraph poles, an orchard, and buildings in the background. The season portrayed is summer. On the back is a Grimsby postmark dated Oct 7, 1908.
Notes:
The Grand Trunk Railway provided transportation to Grimsby Park. The railway's timetables are often included in Grimsby Park programs.
Inscriptions:
Front: Grand Trunk Railway Double Track through the Garden of Canada
Back: (left) Frank has just moved & his new address is St. illegible Court 88 Gates Ave Brooklyn N.Y. Glad I got your letter and illegible when I go Simcoe which will be next week. Nothing but wedding here now. illegible Florence (?) Woolverton to be married on the 14th & reception at "Ye Village Inn". Olivia (?) over for a dance at the Inn & stayed about ten days. Have you heard yet the illegible of Charlie's girl. illegible Alexander & her mother are old friend of Ella's (?). Wish I were going north instead of south. Yours, Olive
Back (right) Miss McMaster, The Cottage, Collingwood, Ontario
Place of Publication:
Great Britain
Date of Original:
Oct 7, 1908
Dimensions:
Width: 13.6 cm
Height: 8.6 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 13.6cm
Image Height: 8.6cm
Subject(s):
Corporate Name(s):
Grand Trunk Railway
Local identifier:
P2006-01-13-65
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1952295190446 Longitude: -79.5262152062988
Donor:
Dorothy Turcotte
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Grimsby Chautauqua
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

18 Carnegie Lane
Grimsby, ON L3M 1Y1
905.945.5142

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Grand Trunk Railway Double Track through the Garden of Canada


This is a colored illustrated postcard with an undivided back and was postally used. The front shows the engine of a steam train with several cars, double tracks, telegraph poles, an orchard, and buildings in the background. The season portrayed is summer. On the back is a Grimsby postmark dated Oct 7, 1908.