LH0903 Burning of McLaughlin Carriage Works
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white of the exterior of the burning McLaughlin Carriage Works at 3 a.m.
Notes
This factory was originally built by T. N. Gibbs.to manufacture furniture. The McLaughlin family purchased the building in 1892 for the manufacture of carriages. There was a devastating fire in 1899, after which the family worked elsewhere, and returned to Oshawa after the reconstruction. The factory began to produce cars in 1907.
Inscriptions
"Snap Shot"
Date of Original
1899
Dimensions
Width: 5 cm
Height: 3.5 cm
Subject(s)
Corporate Name(s)
McLaughlin Carriage Works
Local identifier
LH0903
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.90012 Longitude: -78.84957
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Location of Original
PHOTO MCL B-005 000157
Terms of Use
please credit Oshawa Public Libraries, Local History Collection
Contact
Oshawa Public Libraries
Email:nadams@oshawalibrary.on.ca
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Nicole Adams, Local History and Genealogy Librarian
65 Bagot Street
Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2
905-579-6111 EXT 5253
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LH0903 Burning of McLaughlin Carriage Works


Black and white of the exterior of the burning McLaughlin Carriage Works at 3 a.m.