Waterloo Fire Hall and Market Building
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Postcards
Description
Postcard with a view of the fire hall and the farmers' market buildings on Albert Street north of Erb Street. Note the bell tower on the fire hall, telephone poles, and a portion of the first town (later city) hall on extreme left.
Notes
The fire hall was built circa 1870 and demolished in 1966.
The farmers' market building was built circa 1910 and demolished in 1965 to make room for the current library building. A farmers' market had operated in the area since 1867, operating in the basement of the first town hall building since 1874.
See reverse for correspondence and 1927 postmark.


Inscriptions
Printed at top; "Fire Hall and Market Building, Waterloo, Ont., Canada".
Publisher
J. Herb Smith, Waterloo, Ont., Canada
Date of Original
1927
Date Of Event
1927
Dimensions
Width: 13 cm
Height: 9 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 13cm
Image Height: 9cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
PC48 & Local History Slide Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.466205 Longitude: -80.524592
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Waterloo Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

35 Albert Street, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, N2L 5E2

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Waterloo Fire Hall and Market Building


Postcard with a view of the fire hall and the farmers' market buildings on Albert Street north of Erb Street. Note the bell tower on the fire hall, telephone poles, and a portion of the first town (later city) hall on extreme left.