Picture St. Marys
St. Marys Collegiate Institute


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
This image is one in a series of postcards from the Reg Near collection. It depicts the St. Marys Collegiate Institute, looking southeast. Built in 1875, its most famous graduate was Arthur Meighen, who was the ninth Prime Minister of Canada. The school had been added onto many times, and was a public school since 1955 when a new high school building was opened in St. Marys.

The school was renamed Arthur Meighen Public School in 1984, closed in 2011, and eventually torn down in 2016.
Notes:
Condition: Good - Some wear on upper corners, slight discolouration on matte.
Inscriptions:
"Collegiate, St. Marys, Ontario."
Dimensions:
Width: 13.6 cm
Height: 8.8 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 12.6cm
Image Height: 7.8cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Near, Reg.
Local identifier:
RN8_87
Collection:
Reg Near Postcards
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.2639553602267
    Latitude: 43.2639553602267 Longitude: -81.1444125662231
Donor:
Reg Near
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
"St. Marys Collegiate Institute." St. Marys Museum, RN8_87.
Location of Original:
R. Lorne Eedy Archives
Terms of Use:
Reproduction of digital objects is restricted to fair use for personal research or study; any other use must be done with permission of copyright holder. As per request of donors on behalf of Reg Near, the original collection is to remain in the St. Marys Museum building and kept in the archival vault at all times. Retrieval from the vault is allowed for viewing under supervision of St. Marys Museum staff only.
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

St. Marys Collegiate Institute
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St. Marys Collegiate Institute


This image is one in a series of postcards from the Reg Near collection. It depicts the St. Marys Collegiate Institute, looking southeast. Built in 1875, its most famous graduate was Arthur Meighen, who was the ninth Prime Minister of Canada. The school had been added onto many times, and was a public school since 1955 when a new high school building was opened in St. Marys.

The school was renamed Arthur Meighen Public School in 1984, closed in 2011, and eventually torn down in 2016.