Picture St. Marys
East Side of Water Street in the Late 1970s


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
This is a photograph of the stores on the east side of Water Street. The photograph was taken around the late 1970s, but the exact date is unknown.

Store names visible in the the photo include, from left to right: Coleman Optical Shoppe, Sir Joe Restaurant, Radio Shack, ?, ?, Canadian Tire.

Sir Joe Restaurant is located in the building that was once the St. Marys Post Office. The post office was built in 1908, and stayed in this location until it was relocated to Wellington Street in 1957. After the post office, the building was used as an armory, then became Sir Joe's Restaurant in the early 1970s, and was renamed to be called "Damen's Restaurant" in the 1990s. The restaurant that occupies the building now is Custom's House.
Notes:
Condition: good.
Dimensions:
Width: 10.1 cm
Height: 14.7 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 10.1cm
Image Height: 14.7cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
macke019
Collection:
Macke Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2589901348109 Longitude: -81.1433879623795
Donor:
Marlene Macke
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Macke Collection. "East Side of Water Street in the Late 1970s" St. Marys Museum, macke018.
Location of Original:
St. Marys Museum 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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East Side of Water Street in the Late 1970s


This is a photograph of the stores on the east side of Water Street. The photograph was taken around the late 1970s, but the exact date is unknown.

Store names visible in the the photo include, from left to right: Coleman Optical Shoppe, Sir Joe Restaurant, Radio Shack, ?, ?, Canadian Tire.

Sir Joe Restaurant is located in the building that was once the St. Marys Post Office. The post office was built in 1908, and stayed in this location until it was relocated to Wellington Street in 1957. After the post office, the building was used as an armory, then became Sir Joe's Restaurant in the early 1970s, and was renamed to be called "Damen's Restaurant" in the 1990s. The restaurant that occupies the building now is Custom's House.