Kitchener Public Library Digital Collections
Car accident at King and Queen Street, Kitchener, Ontario
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
A black and white photograph showing the collision of two automobiles, at the corner of King and Queen Streets, Kitchener, Ontario. Both cars have front end damage. The car facing the camera on the left has extensive driver side damage. The vehicle on the right is heavily damaged on the front end and the driver side front wheel is bent out of alignment. A man, in a business suit, can be seen between the vehicles. He stands with his back to the camera and his left hand in his pant pocket, on the far side of the crash. A policeman, stands on the far side of the car on the right hand side. The police officer's helmet, head and shoulders are visible. In the background, the Goudies department store, located at 22 King Street West, Bank of Montreal at 2-8 King St. W, and the United Cigar Store, located at 10 King St. W., can be seen.
Inscriptions
Reverse: Accident at King and Queen (no date).
Date of Original
[1935]
Dimensions
Width: 21.7 cm
Height: 16.7 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 20.4cm
Image Height: 15.3cm
Subject(s)
Corporate Name(s)
Goudies Department Store ; Bank of Montreal ; United Cigar Store
Local identifier
P008275
Collection
Kitchener Public Library
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4501 Longitude: -80.48299
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Location of Original
PB3
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 www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
Contact
Kitchener Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

85 Queen North

Kitchener, ON N2H 2H1

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Car accident at King and Queen Street, Kitchener, Ontario


A black and white photograph showing the collision of two automobiles, at the corner of King and Queen Streets, Kitchener, Ontario. Both cars have front end damage. The car facing the camera on the left has extensive driver side damage. The vehicle on the right is heavily damaged on the front end and the driver side front wheel is bent out of alignment. A man, in a business suit, can be seen between the vehicles. He stands with his back to the camera and his left hand in his pant pocket, on the far side of the crash. A policeman, stands on the far side of the car on the right hand side. The police officer's helmet, head and shoulders are visible. In the background, the Goudies department store, located at 22 King Street West, Bank of Montreal at 2-8 King St. W, and the United Cigar Store, located at 10 King St. W., can be seen.