Oshawa Public Libraries' Newspaper Index
LH0920 "Schofield Works on Fire"


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photo of the exterior of Schofield Woollen Co. on fire.
Notes:
The factory, built in 1872, was at the end of Centre St. S. and was eventually demolished. It was first inhabited by a High Beaver Hats, then by Masson Manufacturing Company. In 1892 J. Schofield purchased the building and incorporated Schofield Woollen Co. This depicts one of several fires at the Schofield Woollen Mills prior to closing in 1951.
Inscriptions:
"Schofield Works on Fire"
Date of Original:
ca. 1900
Dimensions:
Width: 5 cm
Height: 3.5 cm
Subject(s):
Corporate Name(s):
Schofield Woollen co.
Local identifier:
LH0920
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.8851426926368
    Latitude: 43.8851426926368 Longitude: -78.8603085279465
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2

LH0920 "Schofield Works on Fire"
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LH0920 "Schofield Works on Fire"


Black and white photo of the exterior of Schofield Woollen Co. on fire.