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Item ID# A2014.008.0981
Object Name Postcard, Picture
Title Water Plant, Huron Beach, Southampton
Studio / Publisher [No publisher identified.]
Date December 11, 1908
Description This post card features photographic image of what is believed to be the Southampton water plant located along the shoreline of Lake Huron. A boardwalk is lined with utility poles and boat houses or other buildings. The card bears a title in white handprint: "Huron Beach Southampton".

On the reverse, a handwritten message is addressed to Miss Mary Widmayer, Neustadt, Ont. It is postmarked Southampton Ont. DE 11 1908.

This item is part of the Krug family fonds, series 4, file 2 (Historical records and research - Bruce County postcards).
Physical Description 1 postcard : b&w ; 8.5 x 14 cm
Collection Krug family fonds
Provenance This postcard was part of the collection of Bruce Arthur Krug. Following his death on May 21, 2013, his Estate sold his postcards at a series of sales in 2013. The Bruce County Historical Society purchased over 1,500 postcards at the auction, including this card, for donation to the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre.
Restrictions on Use Copyright is expired.
Subjects Beaches
Boardwalks
Water quality management
Place Southampton