Brock Street North, c.1970


Description
Creator:
Robert Kirk, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Slides
Description:
A colour photograph of Brock Street looking south towards Dundas Street. In this photograph a portion of the Brock Theatre sign can be seen on the left and the old Ontario Bank building can be seen on the right.
Notes:
The Brock Theatre was located at 129 Brock Street North. It was built by William G. Goodman and John G. Strathy in 1937/8. The theatre opened April 7, 1938.

The Ontario Bank building was constructed in 1867/68 by Chester Draper, with George Cormack of Whitby as architect. The bank closed circa 1890 and it became Edmund Stephenson's telegraph and ticket office. It served as apartments for many years and was renovated and restored by Charles and Ron Schaaf in 1989.
Date of Original:
1970
Dimensions:
Width: 2 in
Height: 2 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Kirk, Robert
Corporate Name(s):
Brock Theatre ; Ontario Bank Building ; Edmund Stephenson's telegraph and ticket office
Local identifier:
D2013_011_015
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8804814531919 Longitude: -78.9423972064209
Donor:
Robert Kirk
Copyright Statement:
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Date:
1970
Copyright Holder:
Whitby Archives
Recommended Citation:
Brock Street North, c.1970, Robert Kirk. Whitby Archives D2013_011_015.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a colour slide.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Brock Street North, c.1970


A colour photograph of Brock Street looking south towards Dundas Street. In this photograph a portion of the Brock Theatre sign can be seen on the left and the old Ontario Bank building can be seen on the right.