Composing Room at the office of the Gazette and Chronicle, c.1913


Description
Creator:
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Prints
Description:
A black and white photograph of the composing room at the Gazette and Chronicle office. The members of the composing room staff in this picture are from left to right: Ivan Ross, Eddie Rice, Roy Parish, Tom Seymour, Jack King.
Notes:
The Whitby Gazette and Chronicle was a newspaper in Whitby from 1912 to 1941. From 1912-1919 it was published by Charles Albert Goodfellow. From 1919 to 1941 it was published by Graydon M. Goodfellow. The Gazette and Chronicle newspaper office was located at 201 Dundas Street West (at the south west corner of Dundas Street and Byron Street). The building was originally built as a post office.

The Whitby Gazette and Chronicle was a newspaper company which joined together two Whitby newspapers: The Whitby Gazette (from 1862-1912) and the Whitby Chronicle (from 1856 - 1912). In 1912, Charles A. Goodfellow combined the Whitby Gazette with the Whitby Chronicle to form the Gazette and Chronicle.

In January 1942, the Gazette and Chronicle combined with the Oshawa Daily Times to become the Times-Gazette, and later the Oshawa Times. The Oshawa Times ceased publication on November 5, 1994.
Date of Original:
c.1913
Dimensions:
Width: 6 cm
Height: 6 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
06-000-004
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
Reproduction Notes:
This is a copy negative.
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Composing Room at the office of the Gazette and Chronicle, c.1913
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Composing Room at the office of the Gazette and Chronicle, c.1913


A black and white photograph of the composing room at the Gazette and Chronicle office. The members of the composing room staff in this picture are from left to right: Ivan Ross, Eddie Rice, Roy Parish, Tom Seymour, Jack King.