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31-39 King Street East, Kitchener, Ontario

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1923 and 1925]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white exterior photograph of the streetscape of 31-39 King Street East, Kitchener, Ontario. The image shows the storefronts of Woolworth's, 39 King St. E. Kitchener,; Sarah Fehrenbach's millinery store 37 King St. E.,; Denton & Gifford Photographers, 33 King St. E.; and A. Sippel & Son,…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P008468
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
20.4 cm (W) X 15.3 cm (H)
20.4 cm (W) X 15.3 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[between 1923 and 1925]
Date of Publication
1924
Scope and Content
A black and white exterior photograph of the streetscape of 31-39 King Street East, Kitchener, Ontario. The image shows the storefronts of Woolworth's, 39 King St. E. Kitchener,; Sarah Fehrenbach's millinery store 37 King St. E.,; Denton & Gifford Photographers, 33 King St. E.; and A. Sippel & Son, located at 31 King St. E. Sign in the Woolworth's window reads: "May Sale, Thursday, Friday, Saturday". Signs in the A. Sippel window read: "Lease Expires, Forced to Vacate, Smash!, Down Come Prices, The Premier Bargain Event of All Times; Big Sale of Shoes." A banner hanging on its side from the third story reads: "Yule Tide Dance, Odd Fellows Hall, Dec. 31st." Painted on the second story windows to the right of A. Sippel & Son are the words "Dr. A.E. Rudell, Dentist." A parked automobile and a man in an overcoat and cap, identified as Henry L. Janzen, are seen in the foreground. The Denton name is visible on the spare tire of the car.
Storage Location
PB3
Name Access
A. Sippel & Son
Denton & Gifford Photographers
F.W. Woolworth Company
Subject Access
Automobiles
Millinery
Photographers
Shoe stores
Storefronts
Stores & shops
Streets
Variety stores
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Ernest Denton was a photographer in Berlin/Kitchener from approximately 1912 to 1955. He operated photography studios at various locations in the city. He worked with another photographer in a studio named "Denton & Gifford" between 1924-1925. This photograph is in fair condition: a small of portion of the upper right corner is torn off; a much larger portion of the lower right corner of the photo is missing.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1914 and 1918]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white portrait postcard of members of the 118th Battalion during the First World War.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P009603
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
13.5 cm (W) X 8.5 cm (H)
13.8 cm (W) X 9 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
French
Date Range
[between 1914 and 1918]
Scope and Content
Black and white portrait postcard of members of the 118th Battalion during the First World War.
Storage Location
PB4
Subject Access
Military uniforms
Photographic postcards
Soldiers
World War 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Luft, Frederick Christian, 1897-1966
Notes
The photograph might have been taken in France, as the reverse of the postcard bears French text only. Frederick Christian Luft is in the back row, sixth from the right hand side. Fred Christian Luft, born 17 February 1897 in Berlin, Ont., was the son of Julius and Susanna (Hopp) Luft. Fred attended Kitchener Collegiate Institute from 1910 to 1912. He enlisted on 17 April 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He married Emma Hiller in 1921. Fred died in 1966. This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Acadian Hockey Club, 1915-16

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1915 and 1916]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white studio composite photograph, mounted on mat, of individual portraits of the members of the 1915-1916 Acadian Hockey Club. The players are wearing team jerseys with sashes on which are printed "Acadian". The President, Manager, and Secretary-Treasurer are wearing suits. The Trainer…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P010407
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
34.4 cm (W) X 26.9 cm (H)
50.3 cm (W) X 40.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[between 1915 and 1916]
Date of Publication
1915
Scope and Content
A black and white studio composite photograph, mounted on mat, of individual portraits of the members of the 1915-1916 Acadian Hockey Club. The players are wearing team jerseys with sashes on which are printed "Acadian". The President, Manager, and Secretary-Treasurer are wearing suits. The Trainer is wearing a white jacket. Top row, left to right: John Stahle (Right Wing), Leo Cote (Rover) Middle row, left to right: Herb Oakes (President), Theo Weseloh (Manager), Norm Zick (Secretary-Treasurer) Bottom row, left to right: Carl Rocker (Right Defense), Fred MacAvoy (Trainer), William Zinkhan (Goal) Left column, top to bottom: Redg Devitt (Spare), Ray Tuer (Centre) Right column, top to bottom: William Uffleman (Left wing), Leo Quinn (Left Defense)
Storage Location
PB12
Name Access
Devitt, Redg
Stahle, John
Cote, Leo
Oakes, Herb
Weseloh, Theo
Zick, Norm
Tuer, Ray
Rocker, Carl
MacAvoy, Fred
Zinkhan, William
Quinn, Leo
Acadian Hockey Club
Subject Access
Composite photographs
Ice hockey
Ice hockey players
Portrait photographs
Hockey players
Hockey teams
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
This photograph is in fair condition: some streaking, scratching, and water stains.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Alerts Baseball Club - Twin City Champions, 1908

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1908
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white studio composite photograph of the Alerts Baseball Club, Twin City Champions in 1908. The image shows the individual portraits of team players and club officials in oval frames. Names of players and positions played and club officials' titles are noted.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P008007
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
33 cm (W) X 26 cm (H)
50.5 cm (W) X 39.4 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1908
Date of Publication
1908
Scope and Content
A black and white studio composite photograph of the Alerts Baseball Club, Twin City Champions in 1908. The image shows the individual portraits of team players and club officials in oval frames. Names of players and positions played and club officials' titles are noted.
Storage Location
Oversize Box 3
Name Access
Totzke, Arno
Mahn, John
Totzke, Herman
Totzke, Alfred
Mahn, Lou
Miller, Gus
Howden, Howard
Plomski, William
Rosekat, William
Decker, John
Totzke, Norman
Brent, John
Moser, George
Brinkert, John
Schlagel, Alvin
Alerts Baseball Club
Alert Baseball Club
Subject Access
Athletes
Baseball
Composite photographs
Baseball team (Kitchener, Ont.)
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
The individuals in the image are identified as follows: Top row, left to right: Arno Totzke, Centre Field; John Mahn, Catcher; Herman Totzke, Manager; Alfred Totzke, Secretary-Treasurer; Lou Mahn, Pitcher and First Base; Gus Miller, Third Base. Middle row, left to right: Harold Howden, Right Field; William Plomski, Second Base and Captain; William Rosekat, First Base and Pitcher; John Decker, Left Field. Bottom row, left to right: Norman Totzke, Spare Infielder; John Brent, Spare Outfielder; George Moser, President, John Brinkert, Short Stop; Alvin Schlagel, Spare Outfielder. The original image is in poor condition. The mat has several holes, cracks and scratches. The image has several paint splatters, scratches and stains.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[188-]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white portrait photograph of Annie West of Listowel, Ontario. In the photograph, Annie is seated.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Creator
Barber, David, Photographer
Accession Number
P009976
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
9.5 cm (W) X 12.7 cm (H)
10.8 cm (W) X 16.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[188-]
Date of Publication
1885
Scope and Content
Black and white portrait photograph of Annie West of Listowel, Ontario. In the photograph, Annie is seated.
Storage Location
PB2
Name Access
Barber, David
Subject Access
Portrait photographs
West, Annie, 1861-
Place
Listowel, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Listowel, Ontario
Notes
David Barber was a photographer in Listowel, Ontario, from 1877 to 1897. According to the 1891 census, Annie was born in 1861 and had been living in Listowel, Ontario.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Annual picnic Dominion Stores Ltd. Good Fellowship Club, Kitchener District, July 7, 1948

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
7 July 1948
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white panoramic photograph of the annual Dominion Stores Limited (Ltd.) Good Fellowship Club, Kitchener District, picnic taken on 7 July 1948.
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Description Level
Item
Creator
Denton, Ernest, 1883-1957, Photographer
Accession Number
P010379
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
42 cm (W) X 15 cm (H)
46 cm (W) X 20 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
7 July 1948
Date of Publication
1948-07-07
Scope and Content
A black and white panoramic photograph of the annual Dominion Stores Limited (Ltd.) Good Fellowship Club, Kitchener District, picnic taken on 7 July 1948.
Storage Location
PB3
Name Access
Denton, Ernest, 1883-1957
Dominion Stores Limited
Dominion
Subject Access
Employees
Panoramic photographs
Picnics
Summer
Dominion Stores Ltd.
Notes
Ernest Denton was a photographer in Berlin/Kitchener from approximately 1912 to 1955. He operated photography studios at various locations in the city.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[188-?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white, full-length, seated portrait of young girl, identified on the back of photograph as Arminta Freeman.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Creator
Mohler, J.W., Photographer
Accession Number
P006028
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
5.8 cm (W) X 9.2 cm (H)
6.2 cm (W) X 10.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[188-?]
Scope and Content
Black and white, full-length, seated portrait of young girl, identified on the back of photograph as Arminta Freeman.
Storage Location
PB1
Name Access
Mohler, J.W.
Subject Access
Children
Girls
Portrait photographs
Freeman, Arminta
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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A. Sippel and Son shoe store, 31 King Street, East, Kitchener, Ontario

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1923 and 1925]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A black and white exterior photograph of the A. Sippel and Son shoe store, located at 31 King Street East, Kitchener, Ontario. Signs in the storefront window of the A. Sippel & Sons shoe store read: "Lease Expires, Forced to Vacate, Smash!, Down Come Prices, The Premier Bargain Event of All Times;…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P008469
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
15.2 cm (W) X 20.5 cm (H)
15.2 cm (W) X 20.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[between 1923 and 1925]
Date of Publication
1924
Scope and Content
A black and white exterior photograph of the A. Sippel and Son shoe store, located at 31 King Street East, Kitchener, Ontario. Signs in the storefront window of the A. Sippel & Sons shoe store read: "Lease Expires, Forced to Vacate, Smash!, Down Come Prices, The Premier Bargain Event of All Times; Big Sale of Shoes." Next door is Denton & Gifford Photographers as well as Sarah Fehrenbach's millinery store. A window on the second story reads "Denton & Gifford Photographers, Enlarging - Framing" A banner hanging on its side from the third story reads: "Yule Tide Dance, Odd Fellows Hall, Dec. 31st." A man in an overcoat and cap identified as Henry L. Janzen and a police officer are seen in the foreground. A car is partially visible in the lower left corner.
Storage Location
PB3
Name Access
Janzen, Henry L.
A. Sippel & Son
Denton & Gifford Photographers
Subject Access
Millinery
Photographers
Police
Shoe stores
Storefronts
Stores & shops
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Ernest Denton was a photographer in Berlin/Kitchener from approximately 1912 to 1955. He operated photography studios at various locations in the city. He worked with another photographer in a studio named "Denton & Gifford" between 1924-1925. This photograph is in good condition, detached from mat, slightly faded.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1952
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Print of a black and white aerial photograph of Ayr, Ontario, taken from the 1952 Waterloo Trust Scenic Calendar.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P000716
Material Details
Prints
Physical Description
15.1 cm (W) X 10 cm (H)
15.1 cm (W) X 10 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1952
Date of Publication
1952
Scope and Content
Print of a black and white aerial photograph of Ayr, Ontario, taken from the 1952 Waterloo Trust Scenic Calendar.
Storage Location
PB4
Subject Access
Aerial photographs
Ayr (Ont.)
Place
Ayr, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Ayr, Ontario
Copyright Status
Copyrighted: Protected by copyright. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). Responsibility for obtaining permissions and for any use rests exclusively with the user
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Waterloo Historical Society
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Bailiff John Kirkpatrick

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1865
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white studio photograph of Bailiff John Kirkpatrick of Galt, Ontario.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P002498
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
4.2 cm (W) X 5.8 cm (H)
8.1 cm (W) X 11.7 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1865
Date of Publication
1865
Scope and Content
Black and white studio photograph of Bailiff John Kirkpatrick of Galt, Ontario.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Bailiffs
Portrait photographs
Kirkpatrick, John, 1816-1892
Place
Galt, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Galt, Ontario
Notes
The photograph is mounted on a brown mat.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Waterloo Historical Society
Collection
Photograph Collection
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