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Victoria Bridge, St. Marys, Ont. 
Image    Coloured-in postcard view of the Victoria bridge (seen from afar), with the river in the foreground. The St. Marys Opera House, the milland even the Miller's house can be seen in the background. "Victoria Bridge/St. Marys/Ont."
Victoria Bridge, St. Marys, Ont. 
Image  Postmarked Dec 2, 1905  View of the Queen Street (Victoria) bridge (seen in background). In the foreground one can see the Thames River, and further back the Opera House, the mill and the miller's house are all visible. See 003pc-OA for same postcard view (but colourized). "Victoria Bridge" "St....
Water Street, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked Oct 22, _____  Postcard view of Water Street (looking north from Jones Street towards Queen Street). Way in the background the Water Street bridge can be seen. The Opera House, the Post Office, a restaurant as well as many other businesses can be seen lining the streets. At one time, Queen Street and Water...
Theodore Hutton, Opera House, W.V. Hutton Blocks in 1884 
Image  1884  One side of a steroview of the Theodore Hutton block, the Opera House block and the William Veal Hutton block found on the west side of Water Street. Of these buildings the Opera House is by far the most famous and beautiful. It has gone from being an Opera House/Oddfellow meeting place to being...
Production of Handel's 'Saul' at the Opera House, 1905 
Image  1905  Copy of a photo of the principal cast of a production that took place at the St. Marys Opera House in 1905 of Handel's Saul (see the links on the side to learn more). See Early St. Marys by L.W. Wilson and L.R. Pfaff (#28) to see the picture and learn more about the St. Marys Opera House....
St. Marys Opera House, ca. 1950. 
Image  ca. 1950  Photo of the St. Marys Opera House as it appeared around 1950. At that time it was being used as the Great Star Flour Mill. The whole interior of the building was gutted to make room for the mill, meaning no real original parts of the original Opera House exist today. Condition: Copy is good.
Interior of the Opera House, 1880s 
Image  1800s  A rare look at the interior of the Opera House taken sometime in the 1880s. This view shows some seats below and the seats up in the balcony (which appear to be bench-like seats). Some people can be seen sitting up in the balcony with a chandelier in view as well. Condition: Copy is very good.
Interior of Oddfellow's Temple at the Opera House, 1880s 
Image  1880s  Photo of the St. Marys Oddfellows' temple that once existed within the St. Marys Opera House on the uppermost floor. This photo would have been taken sometime in the 1880s and features the men all posed together with some sitting and some standing. Behind them a sign station "HERE LOVE & TRUTH...
Victoria Bridge, Mill and Opera House 
Image    Photo of the Thames River, Victoria Bridge, the mill and the Opera House. Condition: Copy is good.
View of Victoria Bridge and Great Star Flour Mill 
Image    Photo showing the Great Star Flour Mill/Opera House (background) and the Victoria Bridge/Thames River (foreground). Condition: Okay. Has browned quite a bit and looks stained (especially in middle).
Great Star Flour Mill, ca. 1950 
Image  ca. 1950  Photo of the Great Star Flour Mill as seen from across the river (Thomas Street). The old railway line can be seen with a train on it and all the old buildings that used to be out in behind the Opera House (which had been gutted in order to be used as part of the milling operations). In the...
St. Marys Opera House, 1884 
Image  1884  Photo showing the Opera House in 1884. (This view is available in L.W. Wilson and L.R. Pfaff's Early St. Marys book, #27). The building was built for the St. Marys chapter of the Imperial Order of Oddfellows in 1879/80. The Oddfellows occupied the third floor of the building, with the second...
Opera House interior 
Image    Photo showing the interior of the Opera House decorated for the Banker's Ball. Signs declaring "Molsons", "Royal" and "Montreal" can be seen hanging from the sides of the balconies. Condition: Very dark. Original likely was too. Paper is a little warped.
St. Marys Opera House, 1993 
Image  1993  Photo showing the Opera House in 1993. The building was built for the St. Marys chapter of the Imperial Order of Oddfellows in 1879/80. The Oddfellows occupied the third floor of the building, with the second floor containing the stage for performances and the first floor rented out to...
Rear of the Opera House, 1993 
Image  1993  Photo showing the rear of the Opera House. Cars parked in the rear parking lot can also be seen. Condition: Very good.
View of St. Marys as seen from a church steeple looking northwest 
Image    Photo looking northwest towards the downtown area. A few houses and downtown buildings can be seen. Most prominent is the Opera House. The Sarnia bridge can also be seen in the background. Likely taken from the steeple of what is now the St. Marys United Church (but would have been the...
St. Marys Opera House 
Image    Photo showing the Opera House. This print came from an 1893 issue of the Toronto Mail - St. Marys supplement. Photo shows the beautiful detail of the stonework and window in the gothic peak. Print unfortunately had been mounted poorly and has therefore faded badly. (See also L.W. Wilson and...
St. Marys Opera House 
Image    Photo showing the Opera House with someone standing outside one of the storefronts. (This view is available in L.W. Wilson and L.R. Pfaff's Early St. Marys book, #27). The building was built for the St. Marys chapter of the Imperial Order of Oddfellows in 1879/80. The Oddfellows occupied the...
Victoria bridge and Great Star Milling Company 
Image    Photo showing the Victoria bridge (Queen Street bridge) with the Great Star Milling Company along with the Opera House. A freight car can be seen in front of the mill building (on the former tracks that used to be right next to the river - now part of the River view walkway). Condition: Copy is...
Aerial Photograph of The Great Star Flour Mills, ca. 1958 
Image    Aerial photograph of the Great Star Flour Mills, ca. 1958. The photo shows the Opera House with the mill buildings attached and the train coming through at the back. Condition: Good. Has new matte on it that is fully protecting the poster. Some rips and tears as well as yellowed.

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