W.J. Luke Car Lot


Description
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Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A black and white photograph of W.J. Luke's bicycle shop. This picture shows the shop and garage with 16 Ford cars in front of it. The people in the photograph from left to right are: W.J. Luke, unidentified person, unidentified person, unidentified person, John Sawdon, unidentified person, unidentified person, unidentified person, unidentified person, unidentified person, John Lynde.
Notes:
W.J. Luke's bicycle shop was located at 301 Dundas Street West, on the southwest corner of Dundas and Centre Streets from 1901 to 1914. In 1915, the frame building was replaced by a brick garage. Mr. Luke became Whitby's first Ford car dealer in 1913.
Inscriptions:
Signs on buildings from left to right "W.J. LUKE"; "W.J. LUKE REPAIR SHOP"; "BICYCLES AND REPAIR"
Date of Original:
1913
Dimensions:
Width: 6 cm
Height: 6 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
01-000-049
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8790894593785 Longitude: -78.9448004656982
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
W.J. Luke Car Lot, 1913, Photographer Unknown. Whitby Archives 01-000-049.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a copy negative.
Contact
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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W.J. Luke Car Lot
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W.J. Luke Car Lot


A black and white photograph of W.J. Luke's bicycle shop. This picture shows the shop and garage with 16 Ford cars in front of it. The people in the photograph from left to right are: W.J. Luke, unidentified person, unidentified person, unidentified person, John Sawdon, unidentified person, unidentified person, unidentified person, unidentified person, unidentified person, John Lynde.