Monthly Archives: March 2012

McCord Shipping Docks – Peabody Building c. 1983

March 7, 2012
McCord Shipping Docks – Peabody Building c. 1983

These photos were shot by Matthew Kulbacki, from the same shoot as the previous Peabody photos. Thanks again Matthew. Photo © Matthew Kulbacki A photo of the backside of the old Peabody building. Interesting to note the old shipping dock. Photo © Matthew Kulbacki Luckily Matthew got in there and got a detail shot...

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Downtown Windsor – c. 1959

March 5, 2012
Downtown Windsor – c. 1959

The cover of an old postcard folder. The photo was from about 1959, as Cobo Arena is still under construction. It opened 1960. $0.39 cents for the folder, and a $0.05 cent stamp would get this a friend and would make a nice souvenir for less than $0.50. Even the early 1960′s show lots...

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Foxley – 811 Devonshire

March 2, 2012
Foxley – 811 Devonshire

A nice old photo from about 1910 showing Foxley, designed by Albert Kahn and built in 1907. This photo shot back in 2001 shows the house barely unchanged. A true Walkerville gem. Have a good weekend everyone, see you back here Monday!

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