County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
Postcard depicting Penman driving across the William St. Bridge, c. early 20th century
Description
Penman, John
, Depicted
Media Type
Image
Text
Item Types
Photographs
Postcards
Description
This postcard depicts John Penman and his driver, William Reed, driving a horse cart east across the William St. Bridge, c. 1900 to the General Office. The Grand River St. N. buildings and a store are visible in the background. It was donated to the museum by Jack Rogers.
Notes
Penman owned one of the first cars in Paris, c. 1910; this photograph was most likely taken before then.

Another copy of this photo is available in the collection and is linked to underneath the photograph.
Inscriptions
WILLIAM ST. BRIDGE - PARIS
Date of Original
[ca. 1900]
Dimensions
Width: 13.8 cm
Height: 8.7 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
1999.4223.126
Collection
Penmans Employee Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1944062841977 Longitude: -80.3826874494553
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation
Postcard depicting John Penman, [ca. 1900], Penmans Employee Collection, 1999.4223.126, Paris Museum and Historical Society
Terms of Use
The information and images provided are for personal research only and are not to be used for commercial purposes. Use of this information should include the credit “Paris Museum and Historical Society.”
Contact
Paris Museum and Historical Society
Email:info@theparismuseum.com
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

Paris Museum and Historical Society

51 William Street, Paris, ON

N3L 1N4

(519) 442-9295

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Postcard depicting Penman driving across the William St. Bridge, c. early 20th century


This postcard depicts John Penman and his driver, William Reed, driving a horse cart east across the William St. Bridge, c. 1900 to the General Office. The Grand River St. N. buildings and a store are visible in the background. It was donated to the museum by Jack Rogers.