County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
Men in front of VanDusen Block


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
This photo shows three young Oakland men in front of the VanDusen Block department store. The men are Donald Smith, Ed Mitchell, and Earl "Pru" Shellington.

The VanDusen Block was a department store which was well known among residents. It was demolished around 1980.

Among the products being advertised by the store are Sweet Caporal Cigarettes and Magic Baking Powder.

This photograph was provided by Neil O'Reilly during a Digitization Day event held by the County of Brant Public Library. Do you have any historical items and are interested in helping preserve our county's history online? Contact the library at (519) 442-2433 for more information.
Date of Publication:
1943
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
2010NO018
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.0168 Longitude: -80.36637
Donor:
Provided by Neil O'Reilly
Recommended Citation:
Men by VanDusen Block, 19[??], Neil O'Reilly personal collection
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County of Brant Public Library (Paris Branch)
12 William Street
Paris, ON
N3L 1K7 | @brantlibrary

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Men in front of VanDusen Block


This photo shows three young Oakland men in front of the VanDusen Block department store. The men are Donald Smith, Ed Mitchell, and Earl "Pru" Shellington.

The VanDusen Block was a department store which was well known among residents. It was demolished around 1980.

Among the products being advertised by the store are Sweet Caporal Cigarettes and Magic Baking Powder.

This photograph was provided by Neil O'Reilly during a Digitization Day event held by the County of Brant Public Library. Do you have any historical items and are interested in helping preserve our county's history online? Contact the library at (519) 442-2433 for more information.