St. Catharines  PL Public Library
Knox Church and The Public (Carnegie) Library
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Postcards
Description
A postcard of Knox Church and the Public Library, the corner of Church Street and James Street, St. Catharines, Ontario. Postmarked 1905.

Published by Knowles and Co., London, Ontario.
Notes
File Number: 11/pt1/2-1.1

The congregation of Knox Presbyterian first met in Grantham Academy in 1841 and their first church was built on Centre Street.The present building was built in 1859 on Church Street and enlarged in 1874. In 1875 the name of the church changed from Scotch Church to Knox Church.

In 1925 the church voted to remain part of the Presbyterian Church as opposed to joining the United Church. In 1956-57 the church added on building the Christian Educational Building.
Inscriptions
Knox Church and Public Library, St. Catharines.
Publisher
Knowles and Co.
Place of Publication
London, Ontario
Date of Original
Postmarked 1905
Dimensions
Width: 13.2 cm
Height: 8.7 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 13.2cm
Image Height: 7.4cm
Subject(s)
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1599038371047 Longitude: -79.2472192285775
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
St. Catharines Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
54 Church St.
St. Catharines, ON L2R7K2
905-688-6103
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Knox Church and The Public (Carnegie) Library


A postcard of Knox Church and the Public Library, the corner of Church Street and James Street, St. Catharines, Ontario. Postmarked 1905.

Published by Knowles and Co., London, Ontario.