Picture St. Marys
Maxwell Office Staff


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
This photograph shows the office staff of the Maxwell Company posed outside of the building. The Maxwell Company was started in 1888 when David Maxwell moved his operations from Paris, Ontario to St. Marys. In the early days they were major producers of farm equipment but later switched to household appliances. During the Second World War manufacturing switched to grenades and other munitions. The company began to struggle in the post-war period and closed in the early 1960's. The factory building was torn down several decades later in the 1980's.
Notes:
Photo is in good condition but is very small.
Date of Original:
1906
Dimensions:
Width: 12.6 cm
Height: 10 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 6.8cm
Image Height: 5.1cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Reid McLeod, N.M. Mulloy, D. Maxwell, Pearl Moore, Edith Hutchings, Lizzie Hyland, Bert Knott, H.E. Guilfoyle, P. Munnoch
Corporate Name(s):
The Maxwell Company
Local identifier:
2272ph
Collection:
St. Marys Museum Photo Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.25009 Longitude: -81.13304
Donor:
Al Stuewe
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
"Maxwell Office Staff" St. Marys Museum, 2272ph.
Location of Original:
R. Lorne Eedy Archives
Terms of Use:
Reproduction of digital objects is restricted to fair use for personal study or research; any other use must be done with permission of copyright holder.
Reproduction Notes:
This image is a watermarked low resolution reproduction. High resolution images are available at the St. Marys Museum for a fee.
Contact
St. Marys Museum
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

177 Church Street South,

P.O. Box 998,

St. Marys, Ontario.

N4X 1B6

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Maxwell Office Staff


This photograph shows the office staff of the Maxwell Company posed outside of the building. The Maxwell Company was started in 1888 when David Maxwell moved his operations from Paris, Ontario to St. Marys. In the early days they were major producers of farm equipment but later switched to household appliances. During the Second World War manufacturing switched to grenades and other munitions. The company began to struggle in the post-war period and closed in the early 1960's. The factory building was torn down several decades later in the 1980's.