Algoma Tourist Camp, 1957
Description
Creator
Willem Smit, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
A black and white photograph of the Smit family standing outside of a cabin at the Algoma Tourist Camp in 1957. In this view from left to right: Mr. Frans Geldof, Willemyna (Willie) Smit, Mr. Willem Smit, and Hendrik (Hank) Smit.
Notes
The Smit family stayed at the Algoma Tourist Camp in 1957 when Mrs. Smit's father (Mr. Geldof) came from Holland for a visit.

The Algoma Tourist Camp was located on the north side of Highway 2, east of Garden Street, opposite where Lupin Drive meets Highway 2 (at 732 Dundas Street East). In the 1960s it became the Canadiana Motel.
Inscriptions
Top of photograph "Cabins" is handwritten.
In all four corners of the photograph: 1957
Date of Original
1957
Dimensions
Width: 3.5 in
Height: 3.5 in
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Smit, Willem ; Smit, Francine Geldof ; Smit, Hendrik ; Smit, Willemyna ; Geldof, Frans
Corporate Name(s)
Canadiana Motel ; Algoma Tourist Camp
Local identifier
A2014_026_001
Collection
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8827627060615 Longitude: -78.9304238253784
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
1957
Copyright Holder
Whitby Archives
Recommended Citation
Algoma Tourist Camp, 1957, Willem Smit. Whitby Archives A2014_026_001.
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from a black and white photograph.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Algoma Tourist Camp, 1957


A black and white photograph of the Smit family standing outside of a cabin at the Algoma Tourist Camp in 1957. In this view from left to right: Mr. Frans Geldof, Willemyna (Willie) Smit, Mr. Willem Smit, and Hendrik (Hank) Smit.