Caption from published 1979 version of photo: "Emil Vogelsang, Canada's first button manufacturer, erected the plant on Queen Street South in 1866."
E. Vogelsang & Co., Canadian Ivory Button Works
Print photograph of the exterior of the E. Vogelsagn & Co. button factory.
Reproduced on Page 25 of the June 21, 1979 anniversary edition of the newspaper, titled Kitchener 125 Years, as part of the article: "Buttons once biggest industry."
Kitchener-Waterloo Record fonds
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm
Waterloo (Ont. : Regional municipality)
University of Waterloo Library. Special Collections & Archives. E. Vogelsang & Co., Canadian Ivory Button Works. GA92-9-82_001.