WINDSOR

before & AFTER

IN STOCK!

The eighth local history book by
urban historians and publishers,
Elaine Weeks and Chris Edwards.

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IN STOCK!

 

WINDSOR:

BEFORE AND AFTER

IN STOCK!

IT'S ABOUT PERSPECTIVE

Pairing a riveting collection of archival and contemporary landmark photographs side-by-side, Windsor: Before & After provides a fascinating and bittersweet chronicle of both the city’s lost and surviving built heritage. 

 

Windsor: Before & After reveals the city of Windsor’s structural evolution during its rise as a manufacturing powerhouse in the 19th and 20th century, compared to its early 21st century altered reality.

 

This lavishly illustrated book brings neighborhoods back to life, unsealing a Windsor that once was.

 

CHAPTERS

 

  • the transformation of downtown

  • Walkerville, Hiram Walker’s company town

  • the chaotic, meteoric rise of Ford City

  • historic Sandwich

  • Ojibway – the town that never happened

  • the West End

  • a tour through neighbourhoods, including East Windsor and Riverside.

  • an impressive roster of local drinking establishments as they were and are

 

After more than 20 years documenting the Border Cities’ remarkable and fascinating heritage, behold the eighth local history book by urban historians and publishers, Elaine Weeks and Chris Edwards.

Another One Bites the Dust:

 St.Mary's Academy: Before & After

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Richmond Block 1908
Richmon Block 2019
Downtown 1920s
Downtown 1950s
Pitt Avenue Facing West 2019
Pitt Street West 2019
Greyhound SWA 1950s
Greyhound SWA 2019
Kresge Block 1952
Kresge long gone 2019
Tivoli Theatre, 1927
Walkerville Theatre, 2019
Bellevue Hotel, 1957
Bellevue, 2015
Elmwood Hotel
Brentwood
Essex House
Art Gallery of Windsor

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