Residence of Joshua Richardson/Alger Press Building, c.1936


Description
Creator:
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Types:
Photographs
Negatives
Description:
Black and white negative of a photograph showing the lawns and house of Joshua Richardson. The house is visible in the background at left.
Notes:
This home was built in 1876 at 720 Dundas Street East on the north-east corner of Dundas and Garden Streets. It was demolished in 1969.

In 1936 the Richardson residence became the office and plant of Alger Press of Oshawa. This photograph was likely used in Alger Press calendars. It was originally printed in colour and was one of the fist colour photographs of Whitby.
Date of Original:
c.1936
Dimensions:
Width: 13.5 cm
Height: 11 cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Richardson, Joshua
Local identifier:
17-118-001
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8820573039054 Longitude: -78.9323043823242
Creative Commons licence:
pd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Joshua Richardson Residence/Alger Press Building, c.1936, unknown photographer, Whitby Archives, 17-118-001.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Residence of Joshua Richardson/Alger Press Building, c.1936


Black and white negative of a photograph showing the lawns and house of Joshua Richardson. The house is visible in the background at left.