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Dominion Woollens and Worsteds.  The historic silk knit mill being demolished, beside the Speed River in Hespeler. Cambridge, Ontario Open in full size

Dominion Woollens and Worsteds. The historic silk knit mill being demolished, beside the Speed River in Hespeler. Cambridge, Ontario

Picture, 1988, English

Dominion Woollens and Worsteds. The historic silk knit mill being demolished, beside the Speed River in Hespeler. Cambridge, Ontario

Picture, 1988, English

Caption:

News clipping au verso: Bundle of bricks: Local businessmen David Ockley and Lionel Small have eight months to sell the bricks from a historic silk knit mill being demolished. They're banking people will want to buy the estimated 5 million bricks — at 40 cents each for those cleaned of mortar and 30 cents for the unclean ones — to build fireplaces or facades for new houses. Handwritten in ink au verso: Overview of Silk knit complex, beside the Speed River in Hespeler.

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Medium

Black and white photograph

Extent

15.2 cm x 22.6 cm

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

G1 - 462A - Canada - Ontario - Cambridge

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-1-GO-462A-cambridge004