Kitchener Public Library Digital Collections
Waterloo County Branch Garage Operators Association Picnic at Klies Farm, Bridgeport, Ontario, 26 July 1939
Description
Creator
Denton, Ernest, 1883-1957, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Types
Photographs
Panoramic photographs
Description
Framed black and white panoramic photograph of the Garage Operators Association - Waterloo County Branch Picnic that took place at the Klies Farm in Bridgeport Ontario, dated 26 July 1939. The photo depicts a large group of men seated and standing outside on the grass, with a large tent and several trees in the background.
Notes
The following men have been identified:
- 2nd row, 8th from the left - Slim McCarley
- 2nd row, 5th from the left - Howard Reist
- Above the letters IA in the word "ASSOCIATION" wearing suspenders and with middle-parted hair - George Greguol
- In row behind George Greguol, wearing a white shirt (no suspenders) and light coloured tie - Wes Spaetzel
- Far left, back row, in front of his sound truck - John A. Colombo

Ernest Denton was a photographer in Berlin/Kitchener from approximately 1912 to 1955.
Inscriptions
[Front, lower centre] Garage Operators Association (Waterloo County Branch) Picnic, Klies Farm, Bridgeport July 26, 1939

[Front, lower right corner] Denton Photo Kitchener Ont.
Date of Original
26 Jul 1939
Dimensions
Width: 54.1 cm
Height: 18.5 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 52cm
Image Height: 16.2cm
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
McCarley, Slim ; Reist, Howard ; Greguol, George ; Spaetzel, Wes ; Colombo, John Anthony
Corporate Name(s)
Garage Operators Association - Waterloo County Branch
Local identifier
P010415
Collection
Waterloo Historical Society
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4834 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
Art Rack - Bay 3
Terms of Use
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Contact
Kitchener Public Library
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WWW address
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Kitchener, ON N2H 2H1

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Waterloo County Branch Garage Operators Association Picnic at Klies Farm, Bridgeport, Ontario, 26 July 1939


Framed black and white panoramic photograph of the Garage Operators Association - Waterloo County Branch Picnic that took place at the Klies Farm in Bridgeport Ontario, dated 26 July 1939. The photo depicts a large group of men seated and standing outside on the grass, with a large tent and several trees in the background.