Tag Archives: Ouellette Avenue

Cruising 1920s Style


Isn’t this photo a beaut? I’ve been saving it for a while. Tony Beresford, a member of my Windsor Ontario Then facebook group, posted it several months ago but unfortunately, didn’t have much information to go with it. At least … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, People, The Straits, Windsor Now, Windsor Then | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Old is the New New: Our latest book “Windsor Then” is born.


I am very happy to announce the birth of Walkerville Publishing’s latest baby: “Windsor Then – A Pictorial Essay of Windsor Ontario’s Glorious Past.” 138 black and white photos chronicle Windsor’s progress from its days as a sleepy backwater in … Continue reading

Posted in Lost Buildings, People, The Straits, Windsor Now, Windsor Then | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Woman Who Lived in the Little Stone House: Ontario at Kildare


You probably wondered who lived in that adorable stone house on the corner of Kildare and Ontario in Olde Walkerville. Chances are she took your parents’ or grandparents’ portrait and you didn’t even know it. She was Pat Sturn, a … Continue reading

Posted in People, Walkerville, Windsor Now, Windsor Then | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments