Main Street (King Street), Waterloo, Ontario
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Postcards
Description
View of King Street, looking south, from approximately Dupont (earlier Duke) Street towards Erb Street. J. Schondelmeyer signage, Roos sign in the shape of a boot on top of a building, electric streetcar, people on the sidewalks, horse-drawn buggies and telegraph poles are visible. Street is not paved.
Notes
Horse-drawn street cars were converted to electric in 1895. King street was paved in 1912.
Inscriptions
"Main St., Waterloo, Ont." printed on the front.
Date of Original
[c.1895]
Subject(s)
Local identifier
Digital copy only
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Latitude: 43.465846 Longitude: -80.522549
Copyright Statement
To obtain a copy of this photograph and for terms of use please contact the Waterloo Public Library.
Contact
Waterloo Public Library
Email:askus@wpl.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

35 Albert Street, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, N2L 5E2

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Main Street (King Street), Waterloo, Ontario


View of King Street, looking south, from approximately Dupont (earlier Duke) Street towards Erb Street. J. Schondelmeyer signage, Roos sign in the shape of a boot on top of a building, electric streetcar, people on the sidewalks, horse-drawn buggies and telegraph poles are visible. Street is not paved.