Interior view of Berdux Meat Market
- Denton, Ernest, 1883-1957, Photographer
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- A black and white matted photograph showing the interior of the Berdux Meat Market, which was located at 95 King Street West, Kitchener, Ontario. The image shows the the meat counter and carcasses hanging on the wall behind the counter. Three men stand behind the counter and two men stand at the end. Owners, George Berdux and Valentine "Val" Berdux, (also store manager) are seen in the photograph. George is standing on the far right, while Val is the second man from the left.
The shop is decorated for the Christmas season. Paper ribbons are hanging from the shop ceiling and a tissue paper bell is suspended from the centre.
- The Berdux butcher shop was located at 342 King Street West, Kitchener, according to the 1924-1925 city directory. The shop was then located at 95 King Street West, Kitchener from 1925 to sometime in 1927. According the 1927-1928 city directory and later editions, there was no Kitchener location.
The family also operated a store at 36 King Street North, Waterloo, Ontario. The business first appears in the 1920 city directory and continued beyond 1930. The business was also known as Berdux Brothers Meat Market.
Ernest Denton was a photographer in Berlin/Kitchener from approximately 1912 to 1955. He operated photography studios at various locations in the city.
- Front, lower left: Berdux Meat Market, Denton Photo, Kitchener, Xmas 1925.
- Date of Original:
- Dec 1925
Width: 35 cm
Height: 30 cm
- Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 24cm
Image Height: 19cm
- Personal Name(s):
- Berdux, George ; Berdux, Valentine "Val"
- Corporate Name(s):
- Berdux Meat Market ; Berdux Brothers Meat Market
- Local identifier:
- Waterloo Historical Society
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- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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