Almaguin Highlands Digital Collection
Banner Welcoming Soldiers Back from World War Two, circa 1945


Description
Creator:
Roger Simmons
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photograph of a banner above Younge Street in Burk's Falls. The banner pictured is to welcome soldiers back from World War Two.

There are also flags hung across the street. There is a parked truck on the left side with crates in the back of it. There is also a truck coming up the street.
Inscriptions:
On the banner across Young Street 'WE ARE GLAD TO GREET YOU' is written. The caption along the bottom has 'The tow of Burk's Falls gets ready to greet boys returning from WWII. The picture is looking up Younge Street towards Ontario Street' written on it.
Publisher:
Roger Simmons
Place of Publication:
Burk's Falls
Date of Original:
2003
Date Of Event:
1945
Dimensions:
Width: 611 px
Height: 380 px
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 611px
Image Height: 380px
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
03-0054.jpg
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.6168 Longitude: -79.39965
Donor:
Roger Simmons
Creative Commons licence:
by-nc-sa [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Date:
2003
Copyright Holder:
Burk's Falls, Armour & Ryerson Union Public Library
Copyright Holder Contact Information:
Burk's Falls, Armour & Ryerson Union Public Library
Box 620
39 Copeland Street
Burk's Falls
ON
P0A 1C0
Terms of Use:
For Educational Purposes Only
Reproduction Notes:
For Educational Purposes Only
Contact
Burk's Falls, Armour & Ryerson Union PL
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

Burk's Falls, Armour & Ryerson Union Public Library

Box 620, 39 Copeland Street

Burk's Falls, ON

P0A 1C0

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Banner Welcoming Soldiers Back from World War Two, circa 1945


Black and white photograph of a banner above Younge Street in Burk's Falls. The banner pictured is to welcome soldiers back from World War Two.

There are also flags hung across the street. There is a parked truck on the left side with crates in the back of it. There is also a truck coming up the street.