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(Thumbnail) 2062 Main Street, Rossleigh - (currently number 6062) the Alanson Ross House (image/jpeg)
Title 2062 Main Street, Rossleigh - (currently number 6062) the Alanson Ross House
Notes  The factory stood at the rear of the house. Driveway was past North end of House. A Show Room building stood at the street close to the driveway. Alanson Ross came from Pennsylvania in the 1820's and was early in partnership with John Misener in a shop at 1986 Main Street. At one time the business was under the name Pew & Ross. The Carriage building was Drummondville's best industry for some years
Date  October, 1946.
Collection  General Photograph Collection
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Filing No.   Format       
D415554  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) 5881 Main St  - south west corner of Main and Ferry St - Thorburn's Drug Store (image/jpeg)
Title 5881 Main St - south west corner of Main and Ferry St - Thorburn's Drug Store
Creator  Mottola, Ron
Notes  Before 1900 this building was home to Darker's Dry Goods. It was known as the Woodruff Block after it's owner George Woodruff. Prior to that, the Purcello used the building. In 1900 a Mr Morphy operated a dry goods store there for a few years before moving the business which specialized in Irish linens to Bridge St. Thorburn's Drug Store occupied the premises for many years. It is currently (2004) occupied by a Pawn Shop ;
Date  1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D413865G  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) 5906 - 5908 Main St south east corner - Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (image/jpeg)
Title 5906 - 5908 Main St south east corner - Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Creator  Mottola, Ron
Description  Thorburn's Drug Store at right of photograph
Notes  The Wybra family of London England settled in Niagara Falls in 1833. Thier son Solomon opened a grocery store at this location. It also housed a bakery. Solomon also opened a harness shop at a nearby location ;
Date  1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D413865F  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) 5911 - 5881 Main St, west side, Lundy's Lane intersection in background to right (image/jpeg)
Title 5911 - 5881 Main St, west side, Lundy's Lane intersection in background to right
Creator  Mottola, Ron
Notes  Businesses L-R: Corby's Flowers, Zenith Security, Dino's TV Ltd., Jerry's Army Surplus Discount Store,The Jewel Box, Mingle's Men's Wear, The Leonard Shop, Thorburn's Drug Store ;
Date  April, 1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D413865N  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) 5917 Main St (image/jpeg)
Title 5917 Main St
Creator  Mottola, Ron
Notes  Austin Morse a cabinet maker arrived in Drummondville in 1826. He soon combined his trade with undertaking, a not uncommon practice in early 19th century settlements. The business was carried on by his descendants for many years. It is still (2004) in operation under the name Morse & Son Chapel and Morgan Funeral Homes ;
Date  1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D413865A  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) 5929 Main St - Niagara Falls Public Library - Drummond Branch, Prospect Hotel left (image/jpeg)
Title 5929 Main St - Niagara Falls Public Library - Drummond Branch, Prospect Hotel left
Creator  Mottola, Ron
Date  1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D413865B  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) 5956 Main St - Princess Theatre on east side looking south toward Peer St (image/jpeg)
Title 5956 Main St - Princess Theatre on east side looking south toward Peer St
Creator  Mottola, Ron
Notes  Other Business L-R: Karl's Manstyler Barber Shop at 5962, H W Bickle & Co at 5964, at 5974 No Return and Antonio's Produce, at 5990 Woollens Unlimited Ltd.,
Date  1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D413865K  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) 6006 Main St  - Home of Chester and Amanda Misener (image/jpeg)
Title 6006 Main St - Home of Chester and Amanda Misener
Creator  Mottola, Ron
Description  photograph was taken shortly before the demolition of the house
Notes  Located at the corner of Peer St, this site is now occupied by Human Resources Delevoplement Canada - Niagara Falls Office
Date  1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D413865J  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) 6042 Main St  - Davey Automotive Supplies (image/jpeg)
Title 6042 Main St - Davey Automotive Supplies
Creator  Mottola, Ron
Notes  The building occupied by Davey Automotive Supplies in the photograph is part of a very old structure, once considered to be "a well conducted and favourite resort for travellers". It was once the site of the Exchange Hotel also known as the Evans Inn which was constructed some time before 1846. In 1846 the Stamford Agricultural Society organised there and many other meetings were also held there. Later a Dr Boulter a veterinarian bought the Inn and used part of it as his residence, the other part housed a hardware store. In later years a Mr Rumble took over the hardware business and Dr Watson the veterinary business. In 1977 the building was owned and resided in by Frank Reed
Date  1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Negative available
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D413865I  Photograph     
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(Thumbnail) 6075 Main St - The Scilian Bakery (image/jpeg)
Title 6075 Main St - The Scilian Bakery
Creator  Mottola, Ron
Notes  Located at the corner of Main and Culp St, these premises where occupied from 1872 - 1887 by George Goldsborough a tailor. The Scilian Bakery closed for business circa 2000 ;
Date  1977.
Collection  Niagara Falls Heritage Foundation Collection
Notes  Negative available
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Filing No.   Format       
D413865D  Photograph     
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