MEMORIALS AND THINGS OF FAME

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Photo: Jean Gagnon from Wikimedia Commons - Public Domain

The former Holt, Renfrew and Co. store, built in 1849 on Rue De Buade, is now occupied by Les Promenades du Vieux-Québec and offices. This was the first Holt, Renfrew in Canada. The building on the far left with the white cupola was the location of the Québec Chronicle-Telegraph from 1907 to 1949.

September 10, 1870 – The Morning Chronicle
Music at the Island – The band of the Royal Artillery will perform [a] programme of music at Orleans on Saturday, 19th September, from 3 to 4:00 p.m., weather permitting.... The ferry-boat will make a special trip at 1:30 p.m.

September 9, 1895 – The Quebec Morning Chronicle
A Prediction