38 Holland Street West - Collings Furniture & Undertaking
- CA BWGPL GJ-HistBuilding-2017-03-29-03
The structure located at 38 Holland St. West (on the southwest corner of Holland and Drury Streets) was built around 1900 in the Ontario Vernacular style. B.B. “Ben” Collings lived upstairs with his wife (a Waldruff), and children Bernice, Kathlee...
B.B. Collings Furniture Store
- CA BWGPL LHC-BraPh-BW1906-2017-03-27-06
The article accompanying this photograph gives a quick history of B.B. "Ben" Collings' life and business. By this point, his furniture and undertaking business was only four years old (starting in 1902) and the storefront is shown in the photograp...