Kitchener Public Library Digital Collections
Rittinger and Motz printing office
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white photograph of the exterior front of the Rittinger and Motz printing office, publishers of Berliner Journal, a German weekly. on the far left is the door of G.L. Pearson, dentist. A sign for the dental office can be seen beside the door and on the upper right door frame.

The Rittinger and Motz Printers was located where Jaimet's bookstore once stood at 42 King Street West (north side), Kitchener, Ontario.

Standing left to right are: Leo J. Kiefer, Herman Rittinger, William J. Motz, John Motz (who later became Sheriff Motz), Frederick Rittinger, John Treusch, and William Rittinger.

In the same building is the dental office of G.L. Pearson.
Notes
John Motz became sheriff in 1890.

The photograph is in fair condition, is creased and has worn edges.
Date of Original
1889
Date Of Event
[ca. 1889]
Dimensions
Width: 33.2 cm
Height: 20 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 33.2cm
Image Height: 20cm
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Kiefer, Leo J. ; Rittinger, Herman ; Motz, William J. ; Motz, John ; Rittinger, Frederick ; Truesch, John ; Rittinger, William ; Pearson, G.L.
Corporate Name(s)
Berliner Journal ; Rittinger and Motz Printing Office ; Jaimet's Stationery and Book Store.
Local identifier
P002396
Collection
Waterloo Historical Society
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4501 Longitude: -80.48299
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Location of Original
PB8
Terms of Use
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
Contact
Kitchener Public Library
Emailgsrphoto@kpl.orgWWW address
Agency street/mail address

85 Queen North

Kitchener, ON N2H 2H1

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Rittinger and Motz printing office


Black and white photograph of the exterior front of the Rittinger and Motz printing office, publishers of Berliner Journal, a German weekly. on the far left is the door of G.L. Pearson, dentist. A sign for the dental office can be seen beside the door and on the upper right door frame.

The Rittinger and Motz Printers was located where Jaimet's bookstore once stood at 42 King Street West (north side), Kitchener, Ontario.

Standing left to right are: Leo J. Kiefer, Herman Rittinger, William J. Motz, John Motz (who later became Sheriff Motz), Frederick Rittinger, John Treusch, and William Rittinger.

In the same building is the dental office of G.L. Pearson.