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The Maple Leaf flour mill, Almonte, Ontario Open in full size

The Maple Leaf flour mill, Almonte, Ontario

Picture, 1988, English

The Maple Leaf flour mill, Almonte, Ontario

Picture, 1988, English

Caption:

Front caption: Ottawa #1 January 14, 88***Toronto Star***Kathleen Mckenna*** The Maple Leaf flour mill in Almonte Ont that was recently closed after years of service to this small Eastern Ontario town. Photo: Greg Teckles / Toronto Star Back caption: Once-proud site: The Maple Leaf flour mill, the last remnant of a booming industry on the Ottawa Valley town of Almonte, has been shut down, putting 14 people out of work. The mill was built in 1909 on the site of two earlier mills that were destroyed by the fire.

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Medium

Black and white photograph

Extent

27.9 cm x 25 cm

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-1-GO-461a-almonte005