Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 2007.18.63
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Black and white photograph mounted on board of a large mill. Shingles piled all across the foreground. Two tall chimneys dominate the photograph, and the building on the right has the words "L.L. Co. Shingle Mill" written in light letters across the roof. Men standing, sitting and in a cart are visible. Sign on front of building says "No Smoking". A series of identical houses are visible across the street. Stamped "WRIGHT"in lower left corner. Reverse notes "Was Longford Lumber Co. Shingle Mill -- foot of Neywash St. / Owned by Wm. & Geo. Thompson [sic] also owned Longford Lumber Co. at Longford. / Return to M. T. Mulcahy."
Date circa 1900
Photographer Wright
Place Neywash Street/Park
Medium Paper/Photographic Emulsion
Collection Mulcahy Collection
People Mulcahy, Teefy
Mulcahy, Sue
Mulcahy, Thomas
Search Terms Orillia
Lumber industry
Longford Lumber Company
Orillia Businesses
Orillia Industry
Subjects Archives
Photographic prints
Lumber industry
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact