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"The March of Civilization" - Car Meeting Ox-Cart on the Street, Paris, 1913


Description
Creators:
Unknown, Photographer
Dunton, Dr. Daniel
, Depicted
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
This photograph illustrates the "march of civilization" with the meeting of the old and new modes of transportation on a street in Paris on May 6, 1913. On the left is Dr. Daniel Dunton, one of the earliest car owners in Paris, in his 1911 Everitt-Metzger-Flanders (E-M-F) Standard touring automobile; on the right is an ox-team pulling a wagon.

A sign is partially legible in the background. The legible portions read:
"CHOPPING MILL
FLOUR FEED & [SEED?]"

This image was printed on page 235 of At the Forks of the Grand: Volume I by D. A. Smith.
Date of Original:
6 May, 1913
Dimensions:
Width: 10.3 cm
Height: 6.6 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
2009.0062.01, Page 46, Photo 1
Collection:
D.A. Smith Photograph Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2 Longitude: -80.38333
Recommended Citation:
"The March of Civilization" - Car Meeting Ox-Cart on the Street, Paris, 1913, D.A. Smith Photograph Collection, 2009.0062.01, Page 46, Photo 1, Paris Museum and Historical Society
Terms of Use:
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Paris Museum and Historical Society

51 William Street, Paris, ON

N3L 1N4

(519) 442-9295

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"The March of Civilization" - Car Meeting Ox-Cart on the Street, Paris, 1913


This photograph illustrates the "march of civilization" with the meeting of the old and new modes of transportation on a street in Paris on May 6, 1913. On the left is Dr. Daniel Dunton, one of the earliest car owners in Paris, in his 1911 Everitt-Metzger-Flanders (E-M-F) Standard touring automobile; on the right is an ox-team pulling a wagon.

A sign is partially legible in the background. The legible portions read:
"CHOPPING MILL
FLOUR FEED & [SEED?]"

This image was printed on page 235 of At the Forks of the Grand: Volume I by D. A. Smith.