The Midway -- Grimsby Beach, Can.


Description
Media Type:
Image
Text
Item Types:
Postcards
Photographs
Description:
This is a white-bordered postcard which has a divided back and is postally used. The postmark is Toronto, Ont. Postal Term'l A. and is dated Aug 18 1925, 3:30 pm. The front of the postcard shows a photograph of Grimsby Beach in the 1920s. It is the Midway of the Grimsby Beach amusement park era. It shows a dirt walkway down the middle with small buildings on both sides. One of the buildings is marked Photo Studio. There are a few people pictured standing on the walkway and in front of the buildings.
Inscriptions:
Front: The Midway -- Grimsby Beach, Can.
Back (Left): Dear Pat: I suppose your holidays are over now & mine are just commencing eh. Am going to Toronto to-morrow and Niagara Falls on Wed. Am having a fine time. Love, Chris
Back (right): Miss Jean Paton, 90 Becher St., London, Ont.
Publisher:
Rumsey & Co., Ltd.
Place of Publication:
Toronto, Ontario
Date of Original:
Aug. 18, 1925
Dimensions:
Width: 13.7 cm
Height: 8.9 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 12.7cm
Image Height: 7.9cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Paton, Jean
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1933796834673 Longitude: -79.5259308921433
Donor:
Dorothy Turcotte
Contact
Grimsby Chautauqua
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

18 Carnegie Lane
Grimsby, ON L3M 1Y1
905.945.5142

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The Midway -- Grimsby Beach, Can.


This is a white-bordered postcard which has a divided back and is postally used. The postmark is Toronto, Ont. Postal Term'l A. and is dated Aug 18 1925, 3:30 pm. The front of the postcard shows a photograph of Grimsby Beach in the 1920s. It is the Midway of the Grimsby Beach amusement park era. It shows a dirt walkway down the middle with small buildings on both sides. One of the buildings is marked Photo Studio. There are a few people pictured standing on the walkway and in front of the buildings.