William Lyon Mackenzie Printing Office, Queenston, 1937-38.


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Cards
Description:
Sepia-toned postcard of a limestone building with description: "Restored Printing Office of William Lyon Mackenzie at Queenston, who fought and suffered for the freedom of the press in Canada".
Notes:
In 1936, The Niagara Parks Commission undertook the restoration of the Mackenzie House from ruin. The rebuilt home was was officially opened on June 18, 1938 by Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King, Mackenzie's great grandson.
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 9.8
Image Height: 14.4
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
QC00032
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.162566 Longitude: -79.053727
Donor:
Huggins, Jean A. E. (1895-1989)
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library
Email
Website
Agency street/mail address

10 Anderson Lane P.O. Box 430
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
905-468-2023

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William Lyon Mackenzie Printing Office, Queenston, 1937-38.


Sepia-toned postcard of a limestone building with description: "Restored Printing Office of William Lyon Mackenzie at Queenston, who fought and suffered for the freedom of the press in Canada".