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Pupils watching a military parade about 1942
Description
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Creator
Smith, D.A., Photographer
Media Type
Image
Text
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white photograph of Grand River Street in Paris, Ontario, during a military parade circa 1942. The crowd is composed primarily of children standing on the street, many of whom are waving Union Jacks. There are storefronts in the background, including that of Maher Shoe Stores, and two cars to the left.

The photograph was taken by D. A. Smith, a local Paris photographer.
Notes
The Paris Museum and Historical Society has business records, which include local newspapers of Maher advertisements dated to 1939. Therefore we know the business was operating at the beginning of the Second World War, although it is unknown when it first opened.
Inscriptions
Pupils watching a military parade about 1942. D.A. Smith.
Date of Publication
1942
Date Of Event
Circa 1942
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Smith, D.A.
Local identifier
1999.0298.01
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2 Longitude: -80.38333
Donor
Paris Museum and Historical Society
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.
Recommended Citation
Pupils watching a military parade about 1942, Paris Museum and Historical Society. 1999.0298.01.
Location of Original
Paris Museum and Historical Society
Terms of Use
The information and images provided are for personal research only and are not to be used for commercial purposes. Use of this information should include the credit “Paris Museum and Historical Society”.
Contact
Paris Museum and Historical Society
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

Paris Museum and Historical Society

51 William Street, Paris, ON

N3L 1N4

(519) 442-9295

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Pupils watching a military parade about 1942


Black and white photograph of Grand River Street in Paris, Ontario, during a military parade circa 1942. The crowd is composed primarily of children standing on the street, many of whom are waving Union Jacks. There are storefronts in the background, including that of Maher Shoe Stores, and two cars to the left.

The photograph was taken by D. A. Smith, a local Paris photographer.