Picture St. Marys
Corner of Queen and Water Streets during a flood in 1947


Description
Creator:
St. Marys Journal Argus, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Photo of the corner of Queen Street and Water Street during a flood that occurred in 1947. A group of people can be seen at the corner looking as though they are observing the damage. A car can be seen at the left looking as though it is moving through the water with some other cars looking as if they are moving down Water Street despite the water.

The Great Star Flour Mill can be seen in the background with a sign advertising Coca Cola and "Meats" and "Groceries" in the southeast corner building (currently Coffee Culture).
Notes:
Condition: Good. Some scratches, but they don't appear to be on the image (likely were on the negative).
Date of Original:
1947
Date Of Event:
1947
Dimensions:
Width: 18.3 cm
Height: 17.7 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 17.2cm
Image Height: 17cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
1406ph
Collection:
St. Marys Museum photo collection.
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.2592469497278 Longitude: -81.1432331800461
Donor:
From the files of the St. Marys Journal Argus.
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
"Corner of Queen and Water Streets during a flood in 1947." St. Marys Museum, 1406ph.
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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Corner of Queen and Water Streets during a flood in 1947


Photo of the corner of Queen Street and Water Street during a flood that occurred in 1947. A group of people can be seen at the corner looking as though they are observing the damage. A car can be seen at the left looking as though it is moving through the water with some other cars looking as if they are moving down Water Street despite the water.

The Great Star Flour Mill can be seen in the background with a sign advertising Coca Cola and "Meats" and "Groceries" in the southeast corner building (currently Coffee Culture).