"Post Office, Saskatoon, Sask."

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Database ID36120
InstitutionSaskatoon Public Library Local History Room
Fonds/CollectionGeneral Photographs Collection
File/Item ReferencePost Office, LH-2396 (Subject Collection)
Scope and contentThree-colour postcard showing the brick post office at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, built 1909 at 158 1st Avenue South on the corner of 21st Street East, with a number of people and three horse drawn carriages. In 1930 the post office moved to the Federal Building; this building taken over by RCMP (1933) and later Caswell's (1939), before it was torn down to make way for the Royal Bank in the early 1980s. Title from front of postcard; information from Local History Room catalog.
Physical description/extent1 postcard; 9 x 14 cm
Date produced[192-?]
Date Range(s)1910-1919
1920-1929
Copyright holderPublic domain
SubjectsBuildings and Architecture -- Post Offices
Language of cardEnglish
Postcard styledivided back
Postcard mediaphoto-engraving
hand-tinted
Place - imageSaskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Permanent Link http://digital.scaa.sk.ca/gallery/postcards/permalink/36120