Picture St. Marys
Town Hall Decorated for 1978 Homecoming


Description
Creator:
Lorne Eedy, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
This photograph shows the Town Hall decorated to celebrate Homecoming in 1978. Banners with blue, white and red stripes are hung from windows and railings.

The Town Hall was built in 1891 to replace the previous Town Hall located on the same site that burned down. It was built with St. Marys limestone and, according to a member of the 1891 Building Committee, was designed to have ornamentation with a "lasting and permanent character." After it was built, it became a local attraction and trademark of the town.
Notes:
Condition: good- some tears on edges on photograph, but do not obstruct image.
Date of Publication:
1978
Dimensions:
Width: 20.3 cm
Height: 25.8 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 16.2cm
Image Height: 24.5cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
eedy029
Collection:
Eedy Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2595607467771 Longitude: -81.1407350192714
Donor:
R. Lorne Eedy
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Eedy Collection. "Town Hall Decorated for 1978 Homecoming" St. Marys Museum, eedy029.
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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Town Hall Decorated for 1978 Homecoming


This photograph shows the Town Hall decorated to celebrate Homecoming in 1978. Banners with blue, white and red stripes are hung from windows and railings.

The Town Hall was built in 1891 to replace the previous Town Hall located on the same site that burned down. It was built with St. Marys limestone and, according to a member of the 1891 Building Committee, was designed to have ornamentation with a "lasting and permanent character." After it was built, it became a local attraction and trademark of the town.