Parade for the Opening of the Pavement in Downtown Whitby
Description
Creator
Unknown
Media Type
Image
Item Types
Negatives
Photographs
Description
Black and white negative of a photograph taken from the second floor showing the parade celebrating the opening of the pavement on Brock and Dundas Streets. A line of young boys are marching in the parade.

View looking north on Brock Street toward Dundas Street.
Notes
Brock and Dundas Streets were paved in 1921. The Honourable F. C. Biggs, Minister of Public Works, dedicated the pavement in a special ceremony at Brock and Dundas Streets. There were 40 floats in the parade.
Date of Original
29 September 1921
Dimensions
Width: 2.5 cm
Height: 3.5 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
30-017-018
Collection
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8798301571018 Longitude: -78.9420890808105
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation
Parade for the opening of the pavement in downtown Whitby, September 1921, unknown photographer. Whitby Archives. 30-017-018
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

For inquires about any newspaper content please contact askreference@whitbylibrary.ca

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Parade for the Opening of the Pavement in Downtown Whitby


Black and white negative of a photograph taken from the second floor showing the parade celebrating the opening of the pavement on Brock and Dundas Streets. A line of young boys are marching in the parade.

View looking north on Brock Street toward Dundas Street.