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.